Welcome to MythDefied, where CHOICE Community users bust common commonly held misconceptions, myths and misinformation surrounding products, rights and any other fallacies around consumer problems.
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<strong>Do you have something to say about Coles, Woolworths, or Aldi? Free range or dairy? Make your voice heard in this section of CHOICE Community.</strong>
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<strong>Where are the best bargains? What are your consumer rights? Post your bargain tips, shopping experience or ask a question here.</strong>
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Babies & Kids
<strong>Child care, prams, holidays with kids, car seats, cots, health and advice - current and future mums and dads can post questions or share advice here.</strong>
<strong>If you need car sales advice, want to review a bike or have would like to review your latest accessories, leave your comments here.</strong>
This is a place to talk about digital rights and help find solutions for problems consumers face online, like geoblocking and the Australia tax.
Something really dodgy-looking you want to report, or ask a question about? This is the place.
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