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Lockyer carpenter took 20k deposit, never did the job

Premium Content Lockyer carpenter took 20k deposit, never did the job

A ‘respected’ carpenter appeared in court after being referred to the Office of...

‘Grey nomads’ win payout from failed camper firm

Premium Content ‘Grey nomads’ win payout from failed camper firm

‘Grey nomads’ win payout from failed business

Coast dealer caught lying about age of vehicles

Premium Content Coast dealer caught lying about age of vehicles

A licenced Gold Coast motor dealer has been hit with a hefty fine

Broken hearts, empty wallets left in romance scams

Premium Content Broken hearts, empty wallets left in romance scams

Rorts, not roses, could be your Valentines’s Day gift

$8m returned to Qld consumers after complaints

Premium Content $8m returned to Qld consumers after complaints

Qld consumers have $8m returned to them by Office of Fair Trading

Warning: Do not hire this man to build your fence

Premium Content Warning: Do not hire this man to build your fence

Fair Trading warns against fence contractor Matthew Geoffrey Rixon.

Motorhome company leaves $4 million debt trail

Premium Content Motorhome company leaves $4 million debt trail

The Motorhome Conversion Company in Fair Trading spotlight.

Coast residents win back $700,000 after bad deal complaints

Coast residents win back $700,000 after bad deal complaints

The most complained about industries on the Sunshine Coast

Man fined for failing to supply goods customers paid for

Man fined for failing to supply goods customers paid for

A man has been fined for failing to supply goods customers paid for

Funeral plans and insurance to face scrutiny

Funeral plans and insurance to face scrutiny

Complaints can be made to OFT

Monster slide: Fair Trading weighs in as silence continues

Monster slide: Fair Trading weighs in as silence continues

Monster silence from water slide company

Crackdown on price scanning practices

Crackdown on price scanning practices

Crackdown on price scanning practices

Noosa car dealer fined $600 and cops ban for money misuse

Noosa car dealer fined $600 and cops ban for money misuse

Noosa car dealer fined $600 and cops ban for money misuse

Is VEMMA business social marketing or a pyramid scheme?

Is VEMMA business social marketing or a pyramid scheme?

Amy said the business was promoting a tangible product

Fake online reviews probed

Fake online reviews probed

Office of Fair Trading warns of bogus online testimonials

Over 50 toys unsafe and off shelves ahead of Christmas

Over 50 toys unsafe and off shelves ahead of Christmas

Several 'unsafe' toys pulled off store shelves ahead of Christmas

Bride bandit raid

Bride bandit raid

WEDDING photographer investigated by Office of Fair Trading.