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Financial Rights Update: Helpful tips from the ACCC Advertising and Selling Guide
23 September 2014

The ACCC has released a revised ‘Advertising and Selling Guide’, which highlights the legal rights and...

Financial Rights Update: Simple ways to help your clients with SDRO Debts
01 August 2014

Find out some simple ways to assist your clients dealing with fines from the State Debt Recovery Office....

Financial Rights Update March 2014: Centrelink Debts
27 March 2014

Redfern Legal Centre has recently advised a number of clients with large debts to Centrelink. These debts...

RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit December 2013: Small Amount Credit Contracts
20 December 2013
  • Background: What obligations apply to the lenders?
  • The new responsibilities and restrictions...
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit October 2013
15 October 2013

The Statutory Limitation Period on Debts

  • From what date does the 6-year...
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit April 2013
30 April 2013
  • EWON survey finds consumers paying for a free service
  • What exactly do 'credit repair' agents...
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit April 2012
01 April 2013
  • The Personal Property Security Register
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit November 2012
30 November 2012
  • Help! My client is being made bankrupt!
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit June 2012
30 June 2012
  • What are the notice requirements of strata?
  • What can the owners corporation recover?
  • ...
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit January 2012
01 January 2012
  • Powers of Attorney and Enduring Powers of Attorney
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit November 2011
01 November 2011
  • How to obtain a waive of a debt for your client
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbits August 2011
01 August 2011
  • Voluntary bankruptcy vs waiting for the Sheriff
  • What property can I keep?
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit April 2011
01 April 2011
  • Superannuation - Death Benefits
  • Binding Death Benefit Nomination 
  • What if the...
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit February 2011
01 February 2011
  • Insurance and floods
  • How does your insurer work out what caused the damage?
  • ...
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit November 2010
01 November 2010
  • Housing NSW to write off old debts
RLC Financial Counselling Tidbit September 2010
01 September 2010
  • Using the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman