4 credit unions voted last week to combine forces, trading as NZCU Baywide. The members of a fifth, NZCU Steelsands, decided to stay independent.
The Commerce Commission has won its appeal against a district court decision to dismiss 19 charges against 2 finance companies controlled by former Equiticorp chief Allan Hawkins.
Published 13 August 2008 Veda Advantage (NZ) Ltd advocated a move to comprehensive credit reporting today, following a recommendation from the Australian Law Reform Commission for the reform of privacy & credit reporting laws across the Tasman. The commission recommended that more data be permitted on individual credit files, though it stopped short of […]
Published 29 December 2006 When I get credit-related offers from sources which aren’t easily identifiable, I get suspicious. Today’s offer, in the company post box, was for the OzoneCard, promoted by nobody in particular. The 10-page pamphlet, with application form, disclosed that Ozonecard had a website, but didn’t disclose either a company or individuals who […]