Elder abuse and loans

We have an increasing habit in Australia of asking older retired people to guarantee the loans of relatives.  The person may not be vulnerable by any ordinary definition, except they are unable to say no to their relative.  The loan will inevitably put stress on the...

Private Health Insurance

Choice expresses concern The advocacy group Choice expressed concerns in an article in February 2017 that the private health insurance companies were increasing premiums in April 2017 at a rate that was triple the rate of inflation. Choice fears this will force...