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February 2017

This month’s newsletter highlights the importance of being vigilant against online scams, particularly those involving online romances. Read about a client who lost...

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January 2017

The theme of this month’s newsletter is credit cards. Read some of the real life stories of our clients who have got into...

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December 2016

The theme of this month’s newsletter is Pay Day Loans. Read about a vulnerable client who had 6 separate loans with a small amount...

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November 2016

This month’s newsletter discusses Australian Consumer Law and its application to online shopping. We also look at a case study on responsible lending....

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October 2016

This month’s newsletter highlights a case study about purchasing used vehicles and the PPSR. The newsletter also includes a monthly ‘snapshot’ summarizing the work we...

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September 2016

The National Association of Community Legal Centres 2016 Conference was held in Fremantle this August. This month’s newsletter highlights CCLSWA’s participation in the...

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August 2016

Consumer Credit Legal Service made submissions to the Australian Law Reform Commission’s current inquiry, ‘Protecting the Rights of Older Australians from Abuse’. The submissions gave evidence of...

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May 2016

Law Week 2016 took place from 16 to 20 May. In this month’s newsletter, read about CCLSWA’s law week event: Volunteers and Social...

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January 2016

In 2016, CCLSWA is looking forward to launching its new website, designed by Burning Fruit. The launch will take place at an invitation-only...

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November 2015

Over the past 2 months CCLSWA has: held its Annual General Meeting; received a visit from Kate Doust MLC, the Deputy Leader in...

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September 2015

Over the past 2 months, CCLSWA has delivered a number of community legal education sessions to high school students, community groups, and advocates....

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July 2015

In our July newsletter, CCLSWA urges the State government to reverse the funding cuts to financial counselling services. You can also meet our...

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June 2015

CCLSWA is very concerned with the State government’s decision to stop funding free financial counselling services. In this month’s newsletter, you can find...

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May 2015

Our May newsletter focusses on Law Week and the importance of financial literacy. You can read about CCLSWA’s efforts to provide this essential...

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April 2015

This month, we warn consumers about the potential risks associated with Payday loans. You can also learn a bit about our Principal Solicitor’s...

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February 2015

Our newsletter this month outlines some of the financial problems facing retirees. We also look at a case study in which CCLSWA used...

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December 2014

In this Christmas edition of our newsletter, you can read a bit about what our CCLSWA solicitors and paralegals have been up to,...