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Thursday, July 9, 2020
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Valentine's Day online scam warning

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, lonely hearts are getting a timely reminder to beware online dating scams and romance rorts.

Your rights with refunds and exchanges

The Office of Fair Trading wants to remind you about your consumer rights if you need to exchange or return Christmas gifts and sale items.

New laws make gift card shopping easier

Bundaberg Region residents who wake up to find a gift card in their Christmas stocking later this month will now have longer to spend it under new national laws.

Tap-and-go eftpos now available at waste facilities

Customers can now enjoy the convenience of eftpos and ticketing facilities at most of Bundaberg Regional Council’s waste management sites.

Scam alert issued after reports of fake ATO calls

A local financial advisory firm has warned against scammers impersonating the Australian Tax Office (ATO) after reports of suspicious activity.

RACQ says Bundaberg motorists now paying fair price for fuel

RACQ says Bundaberg Region motorists are now paying a fair price for fuel after previously being slugged for months.

Ticket scalper targets Bundaberg show

Bundaberg theatregoers are being warned not to get “ripped off” when purchasing tickets after a third party reseller targeted the Moncrieff Entertainment Centre.

ACCC investigates Qantas stake in Alliance

Submissions to the ACCC investigation into Qantas' completed acquisition of a 19.9 per cent interest in Alliance Airlines close today, 4 March.

Fake NBN scammers target Bundaberg residents

Scammers pretending to be from the NBN are targeting Bundaberg residents, attempting to obtain confidential personal information.

Dairy farmers welcome end to $1 price war

Bundaberg Region dairy farmers will benefit from the decision by Woolworths to stop selling milk at $1 a litre from Tuesday.

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