Shopping: What Are Your Rights?

Subject: Financial Education
Themes / issues: Consuming Goods and Services


This article is under review to reflect the changes brought by the Act to protect consumers from planned obsolescence and to promote the durability, repairability and maintenance of goods.

You’ve been saving up for some time and are finally ready to buy a new video game console!
Before you make a purchase online or in store, make sure you understand how the law protects you! For every purchase, big or small, you have rights.