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What your consumer rights are when a business closes down

15 January 2016

When a business closes down because it is unable to pay its debts we consumers usually don’t get much advance warning and may end up out of pocket.

A real bargain?

08 January 2016

Tempted by those summer bargains? We outline some of the things you should watch out for.

Holidays and holiday pay

21 December 2015

We get lots of queries around this time of year from people who aren’t sure about what their rights are when it comes to working on public holidays, taking annual leave and the calculation of holiday pay.

CAB Christmas hours

21 December 2015

Even CAB volunteers need a break over Christmas and the New Year, so here is some important information if you wish to contact us over the holiday period.

  • Search the CAB Community Directory.
  • Call CAB: 0800 367 222.
  • New to New Zealand?
  • Help in your language.
  • Become a CAB volunteer