The Brotherhood today challenged the big telecommunication companies to stop profiteering from disadvantaged Australians

Senior Manager of Financial Inclusion, Gerard Brody says ‘Mobile phone debt is a leading cause of financial distress and even bankruptcy in young people aged under 25’

In a submission to the Australian Communications and Media Authority, the Brotherhood details a number of unfair practices adopted by telecommunication companies which take advantage of vulnerable people. The submission calls for clear information about pricing and conditions, better customer credit protections and decent and reliable customer service.

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