Category Archives: Pricing & The Government

Is offering “Less for Cash” still legal in Australia?

John Burke Less for Cash Article

The Quandary of “Less for Cash”. How does the new ban on charging consumers excessive payment surcharges apply?

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Channels NSW Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) Calculator

Return and Earn or Not Refund Calculator

Free NSW Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) Refund Calculator – Have a go at estimating your refund – will you be retiring soon on the CDS – find out. Do you really Return and Earn?

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Free Rego in NSW if you spend $25 per week on tolls

Free Rego For NSW

The NSW Government has announced a new scheme for free car registration for eligible toll road users. How will it work and what difference will it really make to a congested city?

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The Need for Speed – The Costs of Slow Trains

Why is our Train Speed so slow?

When it comes to trains, a simple question is why are our existing trains running no where near their maximum speeds? And what about very fast trains? Train speed is costing the economy millions of dollars and leisure time. The NSW Government has a challenge ahead if the public starts adding up their time.

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Return & Earn CALCULATOR

Return & Earn or Not

Free NSW Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) Refund Calculator – Have a go at estimating your refund – will you be retiring soon on the CDS – find out. Do you really Return and Earn or not?

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QLD Container Refund Scheme

Queensland has just launched their version of the NSW Container Deposit Scheme called “Container Refund Scheme”. It seems that history is going to repeat itself as most of the article originally written about the NSW Container Deposit Scheme will be repeated again in QLD. What’s that saying about learning from history?

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