Independent Petrol Stations the Best as Fast Fuel Tops Cheap Fuel Prices

An unmanned petrol station in Forrestfield has been recognised as the cheapest location for unleaded fuel, as independent retailers topped Perth for cheap petrol. Fastfuel 24/7, a no-frills station charged customers an average of 135.7 cents per litre during 2018, but the remaining top stations did not feature a major retailer. United Neerabup offered the…

$1.5m Bond Money Unclaimed as Tenants Urged to Check For Cash Owed

WA tenants and landlords are being urged to check for unclaimed bond money, after revelations of large sums remained unclaimed in the State. A total of $1.5 million has not been claimed by tenant that related to 4,887 tenancies that ended between January 2007 and December 2010. The bonds were not paid because disposal forms…

ATO Scam Reports, Losses Rise as Consumer Protection Warns Vigilance

Consumer Protection has warned about increasing tax scams, following a rise in reports and victims losing nearly $80,000. The organisation has issued an alert over the increasing incidence of reports and financial fraud in an effort to reduce the losses. 21 victims have so far reported the tax debt scam to WAScamNet in 2018 after…