The Balance · Consumer news from Choice

Feb. 6, 2019

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Dec. 19, 2018 — Elisabeth Baulch

Are Jetstar and Tigerair really all that much worse than Qantas and Virgin?

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Dec. 17, 2018 — Alison Potter

Thousands of solar systems in Australia have been left stranded by solar companies that have been wound up.

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Oct. 17, 2018 — Daniel Graham

Greedy bankers, profit-driven corporates and a poorly resourced corporate regulator: Australia's scandal-ridden financial system.

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Oct. 12, 2018 — Matthew Steen

Check out how it compares to other big name brands for speed and satisfaction.

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Oct. 9, 2018 — Zoya Sheftalovich

We mystery shop food delivery services to compare how they perform, and see what customers and restaurants think.

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Oct. 5, 2018 — Peter Zaluzny

Part white-noise machine, part noise-cancelling headphones, Sleepbuds can help you relax at night.

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Oct. 4, 2018 — Nigel Bowen

How gaining control of your data might help you get a better deal from the banks.

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Government payments worth knowing about

Sept. 12, 2018 — Andy Kollmorgen

You may qualify and not even know it – so it pays to check.

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Online shopping subscription services

Sept. 12, 2018 — Zoya Sheftalovich

Amazon Prime, eBay Plus and Shipster compared

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Sept. 12, 2018 — Kim Gilmour

The mattress brands that best hold up over time, as chosen by the CHOICE members who sleep on them.

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Are home DNA kits reliable?

Sept. 10, 2018 — Kate Browne

Home DNA testing kits make it easy to discover your genetic lineage, but you need to know the risks of taking one.

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'Safe default' energy deal could mean a better deal for you

Sept. 10, 2018 — Alison Potter

A look at one of the government's proposed tools to help energy customers.

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Hands-on with the Microsoft Surface Go

Sept. 8, 2018 — Alex Angove-Plumb

The popular Surface Pro tablet is now available in a 10-inch alternative.

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Are home insurance calculators accurate?

Sept. 7, 2018 — Linda Vergnani

They're handy for working out how much to insure your home for, but you can run the risk of being underinsured.

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