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Vehicle buyer lost $39k to social media scammer

Premium Content Vehicle buyer lost $39k to social media scammer

This year more than 250 people in Queensland have reported vehicle scams to...

‘Grey nomads’ win payout from failed camper firm

Premium Content ‘Grey nomads’ win payout from failed camper firm

‘Grey nomads’ win payout from failed business

Coast dealer caught lying about age of vehicles

Premium Content Coast dealer caught lying about age of vehicles

A licenced Gold Coast motor dealer has been hit with a hefty fine

Warning: Do not hire this man to build your fence

Premium Content Warning: Do not hire this man to build your fence

Fair Trading warns against fence contractor Matthew Geoffrey Rixon.

Motorhome company leaves $4 million debt trail

Premium Content Motorhome company leaves $4 million debt trail

The Motorhome Conversion Company in Fair Trading spotlight.

Tradies warn about shoddy home renos costing us big bucks

Premium Content Tradies warn about shoddy home renos costing us big bucks

Shoddy renovations costing Australian homeowners $3.5b a year

Tradies that get the most complaints revealed

Premium Content Tradies that get the most complaints revealed

Warning over cheap sparkies in wake of complaints to Fair Trading

QLD tradie cops $250,000 penalty for unfinished jobs

Premium Content QLD tradie cops $250,000 penalty for unfinished jobs

A Gold Coast tradie has been fined in court

Disqualified car dealer busted selling caravans

Premium Content Disqualified car dealer busted selling caravans

He started working in CQ just a month after his disqualification

Crackdown on real estate agents

Premium Content Crackdown on real estate agents

More than 50 Qld real estate agents had to show their rent rolls

Man fined for failing to supply goods customers paid for

Man fined for failing to supply goods customers paid for

A man has been fined for failing to supply goods customers paid for

Funeral plans and insurance to face scrutiny

Funeral plans and insurance to face scrutiny

Complaints can be made to OFT

Monster slide: Fair Trading weighs in as silence continues

Monster slide: Fair Trading weighs in as silence continues

Monster silence from water slide company

Noosa car dealer fined $600 and cops ban for money misuse

Noosa car dealer fined $600 and cops ban for money misuse

Noosa car dealer fined $600 and cops ban for money misuse

Is VEMMA business social marketing or a pyramid scheme?

Is VEMMA business social marketing or a pyramid scheme?

Amy said the business was promoting a tangible product

Fake online reviews probed

Fake online reviews probed

Office of Fair Trading warns of bogus online testimonials

Over 50 toys unsafe and off shelves ahead of Christmas

Over 50 toys unsafe and off shelves ahead of Christmas

Several 'unsafe' toys pulled off store shelves ahead of Christmas