[LINK] Requirements for net banking
dlochrin at dot.net.au
Mon Mar 21 11:09:53 EST 2005
On Fri, 18 Mar 2005 12:18, Tom Swann wrote:
> The one that I've not seen addressed is the extremely arogant method that
the banks vary their conditions of use for net banking.
> I log in but before I can get to the page [...] I am presented with a page
(five miles long) of conditions that I must agree to, before I can procede
> Not an indication as to which paragraph, line or word has been changed since
the last change.
The Commonwealth Bank presents an "Electronic Banking Product Disclosure
Statement" which runs to 33 pages when printed every time they make a change.
There is no indication as to where the variation concerns, and changes occur
fairly frequently. I note it doesn't seem possible to download a copy
I'd be surprised if this triumph of corporate wankery over common sense has
much legal force as a valid method of advertising changes, and I intend to
write to the NSW Dept. of Fair Trading on the matter.
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