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ShopBack AU

Is Shopback committing misleading and deceptive conduct?

I purchased gift cards on Ebay back in April. This was to make use of Shopback promo and Ebay discount code. The gift cards I purchased were not listed in Gift cards category and therefore I was …

$337 Fine Because Passenger Was Using FaceTime

This seems extreme and more likely a revenue raising scheme. https://www.news.com.au/technology/innovation/motoring/on-th...

eBay Australia

eBay Unfairly Suspended Account (Breach of Policy?)

I sold digital vouchers on eBay and received multiple positive feedbacks from happy buyers. However 6 buyers opened item not received cases on eBay. I provided evidence how these vouchers were sent …

St.George Bank

St George Bank Home Loan Pre-Approval Conditions

I applied for a home loan with St George and they came back with following conditions in pre-approval letter. Are they standard conditions? In relation to point 3, my deposit is less than 20% so LMI …

ANZ

Flight Redemption for ANZ card

I have got ANZ travel adventure card which comes with free return virgin flight. It appears you could only book under your name. If my partner travels or I try to sell it, how much chance of Virign …

Spotify

Google Home Mini Codes from Spotify

I noticed that lot of people are selling Google Mini redemption codes on Reditbay and eBay. It appears that these sellers get codes from Spotify. How are they getting hold of these codes and is it …

Delays in Fixing Water Leakage in a Unit

I have an investment property in NSW. There is a water leakage into a wall of one of the bedrooms. Tradie organsied by Strata has concluded that it is coming from the balcony of unit upstairs and …

Thai Airways

What to Do Where Thai Airways Is Likely to Ruin Our Trip

We booked a ticket back in December to fly with Thai Airways to Lahore to attend a wedding. We were quite excited as haven't attended family wedding for over 10 years. Fast forward the tension …

2005 Ford Territory Power Window and Door Issue

I hope someone can assist. My car's power window suddenly decided not to go up. When I opened the car to check it, the door also didn't close. The power window goes up probably by 5cm but …

Which NBN Provider Is Better?

Apparently my house will be ready for NBN from next week. Both TPG and Aussie Broadband has reached out to me. Which one is better in terms of speed, customer service and less issues? Thanks

Access Lounge at Bangkok Airport

I am flying Thai Airways with 5 hours stop over in Bangkok. I am travelling with 2 kids so would to access Lounge at the airport. I have ANZ Qantas black but it appears that Veloce Program has …

Superannuation Performance in Current Financial Year

I am with Australian Super(80% balanced and 20% stable). It has performed really badly this financial year and I am only sitting at 2% earning on balance. Is it just me or everyone in the same …

Is Charge of $850 Reasonable to Carry out Repairs on My Holden Barina?

After last experience, I had another drama where the car's power steering oil had massive leak and the car was also jerking when cold at a low speed. This Holden Barina was not driveable as it …

Tuxedo Front Pocket Stitching Removal

I purchased Tuxedo jacket for an upcoming formal dinner event. The front pockets are stitched.I did Google search and found two styles. Unstitched front …

Help me to choose Credit Card which offers best Complimentary Travel Insurance

I will be visiting overseas for 4 weeks early next year (2 Adults and 2 Kids) and wondering which credit card offers best complimentary travel insurance. I currently hold following credit cards and …

Sudden Fuel Leakage in Car

I just filled fuel in my car and when I returned home, I could smell funny. When I checked the car, I found stains on the driveway. Upon closer inspection, I could see fuel dripping down. I guess …

Purchase of two properties

I applied for an investment loan and there was some drama from bank. I ended up getting pre-approval from two different banks. I have secured a property and it is due to be settled in next few …

Toys "R" Us

Toys R Us Refused Refund for Incorrectly Priced Item

I purchased $200 worth of different toys from Toys R Us. I understand they are under administration, so no refund or exchange will be provided, therefore I checked all sticker prices before going to …

The University of Sydney

Bad Experience with University of Sydney

Just want to share my experience with University of Sydney. I applied for Master of Commerce back in March. I already hold another Master Degree from UNSW that was completed in 2008. University of …

Issues with Home Loan with Heritage Bank - Applied via Broker

I applied for Home Loan via broker with Heritage Bank on 8 May and I am yet to receive any update from bank. Here are details of events so far. Bank staff didn’t pick up file for first 6 days …

What is best deal available for Investment Home Loan?

What is best deal available for Investment Home Loan? Also is there any cashback offer available (directly from bank and/or broker)?

How to claim insurance for car damage?

I am hoping someone can guide me with car insurance claim as I have never lodged claim before. I parked car as normal at train station's entrance street. When I returned I found a car parked …

Home Emergency Assistance

I am looking for Emergency Home Assistance and found this. They seem to provide good value considering 5 call outs and each call out covers $350. They claim that every tradie they work with is …

What mean wear on Black Tie Event?

What do men normally wear on black tie event? Black tie is not a problem but is it mandatory to wear black suit, black pant and black shoes or any other other colour could be worn for e.g.blue?

Help Needed - Apparently The Police Issued Fine for Driving in Right Lane on M4 Sydney

Apologies if this matter has been discussed before by someone else. I jumped on M4 from Church Street Parramatta exist and travelled toward Penrith. After 5 minutes of driving, the police car …

New Balance Voucher Code is not Working

I am trying to redeem $50 New Balance voucher provided by Secure A Spot. Although I am getting free shipping but the price is not getting reduced at all at checkout. Has someone else recently used …

Help Needed Please - Tonsils Private Surgery Cost Is Very High and Public Wait Time Is Nearly 12 Months

My child needs removal of tonsils, adenoid and middle ear fluid. We don't have private health insurance and cost of getting it done private is $5600 after medicare rebate. The cost is as …

Is any good Broaband and Home Phone Bundle deal available?

I am with TPG on $60 ADSL2+ unlimited internet and home phone plan. I am not very happy with the speed so looking for an alternative. I see Optus is offering 500GB on cable for the same price? How …

Advice on Car Purchase - Ford Territory

I am looking to purchase 7 seater car and budget is only $7500 at this stage. I saw 2005 Ford Territory TX (4 speed automatic) at a dealer who also does auction. They have offered me price of $5800. …

How Do Health Insurance Annual Limits Work?

I am with Medibank and my annual limit for Physio reached in Oct last year. When I tried to claim remaining sessions this year, Medicare is saying that I cannot claim further for last year physio …

Which insurance company provide cover for accidental damage to Television?

I just recently purchased 75 inch 4k TV and I am afraid of it being damaged by kids while paying. I am looking for contents insurance which will cover accidental damage to screen of televisions. …

Urgent help needed for travelling via Thai Airways

I am travelling with Thai Airways this Sunday. Both Sydney and local office in Karachi are not attending calls (probably closed). If I am silver member, what is the process to redeem additional 10kg?

What will be suitable position title for my role?

I have landed this new job and the employer has asked me if I want to rename my position title. I will be working in a financial industry in AML compliance and operational risk related functions. I …

The previous owner did bad renovation

We bought our first home last year. It`s been 13 months since we moved into this place and we have identified the following issues so far. 1) The soil in subfloor area was identified to be wet …

Whst is the salary difference between you and your manager?

I know it`s not always easy to determine but what is the approximate salary difference between you and your manager? If you also receive bonus, what is the difference again? I have 7 years industry …

Investment Property with a Budget of $350,000

I am based in Sydney and looking for an investment property with a budget of $350,000. There are few 2 bedroom units available in Werrington, Kingswood, Leumeah and Campbelltown but they are …

Confused with property estimator apps/websites which show my house price has gone down significantly

I purchased a 4 bedroom house in St Marys NSW in Q3 last year. My friend bought 3 bedroom house in Greenacre NSW in March 2015 and paid around 900K. CBRE did valuation of my property on behalf of ANZ …

Who Offers Cheapest NSW Greenslip?

My car rego is due within next couple of months. I am over 30 with clean driving history(never had demerit point in last 10+ years). The cheapest quote I could obtain is via QBE for $701. It seems to …

Transfer of Mobile Contacts

What is the easiest way to transfer contact list on Samsung S4 to Lg G4?

Assistance with Investment Property - Broker has provided an unusual solution

I own a house and now I want to purchase an investment property however the current financials do not allow it. I spoke with broker and they told me the only way for me to get the required loan is by …

Shipito

Account Restricted for Security - Shipito

I purchased an item from Amazon and the item is currently sitting with Shipito. My account with shipito has business address but when I paid for shipping via PayPal, the home address was selected by …

Amazon US

Amazon Delivery to Sydney

I am looking to purchase http://www.amazon.com/Advion-Syngenta-Cockroach-Bait-Tubes/d... It appears that they do not ship to Australia. Is there a way to get it shipped to Sydney? People are …

eBay Australia

eBay Sale - Buyer Registered their Account today

I have listed same item multiple times on Ebay and today 4 pieces were sold. Upon careful observation I noticed that the the payment has been received from the same individual however they have …