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Funerals: IPART greenlights wrongdoing

8 September 2021

NSW funeral directors must publish price lists and stick to them. Problem is, only some do, and an even bigger problem is that regulators clearly don't care whether directors comply or not.

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Social housing going backwards in NSW

8 September 2021

In NSW spending on social housing is down, social housing as a proportion of total housing is down but the waiting list for social housing is also down, how is that possible? Some moves by the NSW Government play a large part.

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Electricity: how to register as a life support customer

1 September 2021

If you or someone you live with needs to use life supporting medical equipment at home such as home dialysis, ventilators or oxygen concentrators, you should register as a life support customer with your energy retailer as soon as possible.

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How to stop computer scammers targeting you

11 August 2021

It used to be bank robberies and muggings but the criminals making a living committing those crimes are increasingly moving online. Here’s what to do if you are concerned you may be a victim or could become a victim.

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Transport inequity: city vs country

4 August 2021

Country seniors and pensioners continue to enjoy the $250 Regional Seniors Travel Card among other transport discounts but is there enough on offer to match the benefits of the Gold Opal Card?

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