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Just the Facts - Shopping

Factsheet

Bait and switch advertising  

Bait and switch advertising is a common form of false advertising.
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Consumer redress  

Information on consumer redress process
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year All

Audio

Contracts Casy-study Podcast  

It sometimes takes a long time to learn about contracts or legal obligations of lease agreements. No...
Commerce | Shopping | Audio | 20 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

False and misleading advertising  

Advertising may be false or misleading, for example passing off used goods as new or claiming produc...
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 20 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Lay-bys  

A lay-by is an agreement with the store where you pay an initial deposit and the remainder of the i...
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Markets and pawnbrokers  

Many people like to shop at markets, garage sales, second hand dealers or pawnbrokers.
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Quiz

Money Stuff Quiz  

This quiz will test your knowledge of Comparison Shopping, Credit and Credit agreements.
Commerce | Shopping | Quiz | 25 min  | Year All

Factsheet

Price tags - which one is right?  

An item with two price tags or an item with two prices on one tag.
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Rainchecks  

If a raincheck applies to an item, it means you can purchase the item at a later date for the advert...
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

School formals  

Tips to help you organise a formal or after party.
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Shopping bag searches  

Many traders have a policy of searching customer's shopping bags to reduce the incidence of shop lif...
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Shopping online  

Shopping online and things to look out for.
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 10 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Special offers  

Special gifts offered as an incentive to buy an item or to lure you into a store.
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

The Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal  

Information on consumer redress process
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year All

Minigame

Timewarp minigame  

In this exciting minigame, taken from Master of the Mall, you will go back in time to shop at pre-20...
Commerce | Shopping | Minigame | 15 min  | Year All

Factsheet

Unordered goods  

Delivering unordered goods is a passive way of selling where a trader takes a gamble that you might ...
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Unsolicited consumer agreements  

An unsolicited agreement is when a supplier/salesperson approaches or telephones you without you hav...
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

Factsheet

Useful links  

Useful links and contacts related to shopping.
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year All

Factsheet

What is a credit note?  

When you return an item because you don't like it the seller does not have to refund your money and ...
Commerce | Shopping | Infopage | 5 min  | Year 7 - 10

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