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07/25/2017 at 04:02. Facebook
The Federal Court has fined egg producer Snowdale with a $750,000 penalty for false and misleading representations: [ Goo.gl Link ]

This is the highest penalty that a Court has ordered in relation to misleading ‘free range’ egg claims.

Snowdale claimed their eggs were free range when it was highly unlikely most of its chickens could go outside. The eggs were sold under the brands Eggs by... View more »
The Federal Court has fined egg producer Snowdale with a 750 000
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07/25/2017 at 02:55. Facebook
Do you have a question regarding the NBN?

Given the issues Australians face around internet speeds and outages, CHOICE is looking for people to join our speed test: choice.com.au/broadband

If you have a question about the NBN and your rights, our tech journo Ros will be here to answer your questions until 2pm est.

Post your questions in the comments below.
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07/25/2017 at 01:38. Facebook
CHOICE reviewed 21 supermarket wholemeal breads and found these five products rose to the top: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Each product is given a score based on nutrition and taste.

What’s your favourite bread?
CHOICE reviewed 21 supermarket wholemeal breads and found these five products rose
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Do you have questions about the Takata airbag recall? choice.com.au/takatarecall

Our investigative journalist, Tony will be live here on Facebook until 12PM est to answer your questions.

Post your questions in the comments below.
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07/23/2017 at 22:55. Facebook
Is your car on this list? [ Goo.gl Link ]

Over 2.3 million cars in Australia are fitted with faulty airbags, and there are still over 1.4 million with these airbags on the road: [ Goo.gl Link ]

More worryingly, some Takata airbags can deploy defectively in up to 50% of cases. The Alpha inflators can be found in 12,300 Honda vehicles in Australia.

If you have a recalled Takata airbag in your... View more »
Is your car on this list Over 2 3 million cars in
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07/23/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
A CHOICE investigation into the largest automotive recall in Australian history has revealed car companies refitting potentially lethal airbags through a flawed recall process: choice.com.au/takatarecall

With more than 1.4 million cars waiting to be fixed and wait times of six months, many are being left to drive with airbags that could explode with metal shrapnel.

CHOICE is calling for car... View more »
A CHOICE investigation into the largest automotive recall in Australian history has
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07/21/2017 at 07:28. Facebook
#BREAKING: Investigations have revealed that a recalled Takata airbag likely caused the death of a 58-year-old man in Cabramatta last week: [ Goo.gl Link ]

The faulty airbags have contributed to many deaths worldwide, but this is the first in Australia.

Earlier this year, a 21-year-old Aussie woman was left seriously injured after being hit with metal shrapnel, propelled by a faulty Takata... View more »
BREAKING: Investigations have revealed that a recalled Takata airbag likely caused
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07/21/2017 at 00:55. Facebook
Confused about health insurance?

Our health insurance expert, Dan is here to answer your questions until 12pm EST. Post your questions in the comments below.

*Please note that we can only answer general questions, and not give personal financial advice.
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07/20/2017 at 23:38. Facebook
Confused about health insurance?

Chat to our health insurance expert from 11am-12pm EST today on our Facebook page - so get your questions ready!

*Please note that we can only answer general questions, and not give personal financial advice.
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07/19/2017 at 05:21. Facebook
CHOICE has confirmed that ALDI Australia has pulled its special buy Green Action "flushable" wipes from sale: [ Goo.gl Link ]

CHOICE raised concerns about the product on Monday and we are continuing to campaign against these dodgy products: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Have you been caught out by dodgy "flushable" wipes?
CHOICE has confirmed that ALDI Australia has pulled its special buy Green
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07/19/2017 at 03:35. Facebook
CHOICE reviewed 25 fabric softeners and found some brands perform worse than water: [ Goo.gl Link ]

We also tested a number of home recipes to see how they stacked up against the big brands.

Do you use fabric softener?
CHOICE reviewed 25 fabric softeners and found some brands perform worse than water:
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07/18/2017 at 02:06. Facebook
Did you sign up for a Foxtel Now subscription to watch Game of Thrones last night?

After waiting more than a year and paying Foxtel a premium to watch the season premiere of the cult series, some fans were left disappointed: [ Goo.gl Link ]
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07/17/2017. Facebook
NSW Fair Trading has put ticket resale sites centre stage months after viagogo topped the Complaints Register list in May: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Have you been ripped off by a ticket resale site? Join our campaign here: choice.com.au/tickedoff
NSW Fair Trading has put ticket resale sites centre stage months after
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07/14/2017. Facebook
Woolworths has announced it will be phasing out single-use plastic bags in the next 12 months: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Do you still use plastic bags when you go to the supermarket? Or do you bring your own?
Woolworths has announced it will be phasing out single use plastic bags
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07/13/2017. Facebook
Are you confused by private health insurance?

CHOICE’s latest survey found 57% of consumers purchase health insurance for extras cover even though the value of these benefits is declining: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Many Aussies are also taking extras cover to avoid tax, not realising it's mainly just a budgeting tool and has no tax benefit.

To help end this confusion, CHOICE is calling on the... View more »
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07/13/2017. Facebook
Coles, Woolworths and ALDI Australia recently dropped the price for their so-called ‘free-range’ eggs to win over customers.

It’s worth noting that all of the supermarket ‘free-range’ eggs have stocking densities up to 10,000 hens per hectare, way above the CSIRO guideline of 1,500 hens per hectare: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Want to buy real free-range eggs? Download our free #CluckAR app here: [... View more »
Coles Woolworths and ALDI Australia recently dropped the price for their so
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07/11/2017. Facebook
Do you do your your weekly grocery shop online?

Woolworths is in damage control following a ‘major delivery system outage’ over the weekend that caused online orders to be cancelled.

It's been reported that the retail giant is offering customers full refunds and $100 gift cards.

Were you affected by the outage? Tell us in the comments below.
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07/10/2017. Facebook
These two bottles of laundry detergent cost and look the same but can you spot the difference?

A closer inspection reveals one contains 1L of liquid and the other only has 900ml.

Worryingly, industry is planning to remove requirements for weights to be on the front pack making it harder for you to determine value for money.

Join our campaign to stop supermarket rip-offs:... View more »
These two bottles of laundry detergent cost and look the same but
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07/10/2017. Facebook
Do you have this product at home?

The Queensland Building and Construction Commission has found Spiral Spring Mixer Tap sold in ALDI Australia contains lead 15 times over the safe limit: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Around 12,000 households in Australia could be affected.

Testing was carried out by Queensland Health's Forensic and Scientific Services on a single tap, but the concerning results have led... View more »
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07/07/2017. Facebook
When it comes to 'value for money', Telstra ranked the lowest in our latest internet satisfaction survey: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Telstra’s poor ranking is not surprising given CHOICE’s investigation last year, which found consumers paid up to a 92% price premium to access Telstra’s network.

Join our broadband monitoring program here: [ Goo.gl Link ]
When it comes to 'value for money' Telstra ranked the lowest in

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