The Financial Rights Legal Centre urges the Australian Government to immediately act to implement the recommendations of the Northern Australia insurance inquiry to ensure Australians have access to affordable insurance and a fair outcomes on insurance claims in the aftermath of natural disasters.
The Financial Rights Legal Centre and Mob Strong Debt Help are urging consumers to be careful if taking out loans or using buy now, pay later services (BNPL) to keep up with Christmas expenses.
Financial Rights Legal Centre has released a landmark report on the concept of Open Insurance – the application of the Consumer Data Right to the general insurance industry. Financial Rights’ Chief Executive Officer Karen Cox said the Open Insurance report by Dr Richard Tooth of Sapere provides vital insights into the risks and opportunities for consumers. “The implementation of the [ More ]
Consumer groups welcome today’s passage of Royal Commission recommendations into law, but condemns the government for introducing the law to axe safe lending laws into the House.
Letter to AFR editor in response to editorial “Pull lending laws into line with ‘wagyu and shiraz'” which is factually inaccurate and grossly overstates the case for dismantling Australia’s world-leading safe lending regime.