Queenslanders urged to ‘talk scams’ with loved ones

Queenslanders have been urged to talk to their friends and family about scams this Scams Awareness Week (8-12 November), after new RACQ Bank research revealed half of those surveyed had been contacted by a scammer in the days prior.

Don’t bury yourself in debt this Halloween

RACQ Bank has warned Queenslanders using credit options to pay for day-to-day expenses to think ahead and ensure they could repay on time, with new research revealing young people were suffering debt-related stress.

Borrowers warned cashbacks could cost

As many lenders offered cashback incentives to homeowners switching loans, Queenslanders seeking to refinance were being warned to compare deals carefully.

The most dangerous second-hand cars revealed

RACQ has revealed more than 120 potentially deadly vehicle models were being sold in Queensland’s booming used-car market, prompting a warning for buyers to do their research before signing on the dotted line.

EVs: greener and now cheaper than ever to run

RACQ has revealed it was cheaper than ever before for Queenslanders to purchase an electric vehicle (EV), with the most affordable model costing $10,000 less than it did five years ago.

Commuters warned of major train line closures

RACQ has warned south east Queenslanders to expect delays and changes to their train commute with a week-long closure later this month to impact several rail lines, as work on the Cross River Rail project progressed.

RACQ phone lines back after outage

RACQ’s phone lines are again working, following a major system issue which limited the Club’s ability to take calls for several hours today.

Ten-year transport plan welcomed: RACQ

RACQ has urged Queenslanders to have their say on a new draft plan to overhaul public transport across the State ahead of the 2032 Olympics, to make it more reliable, accessible and sustainable..

Vital road safety funding welcomed

RACQ has welcomed the Federal and State Government’s $174.7 million dollar boost to key crash hotspots the Club had long lobbied for, including the Capricorn and Dawson Highways.