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    LeeNovember 14, 2018

    Wifi printers ?

    • finder Customer Care
      NikkiNovember 14, 2018Staff

      Hi Lee,

      Thanks for getting in touch! As of the moment, we don’t have wifi printers on the list.

      Feel free to message us again if you have any questions, we’re on standby.


  2. finder Customer Care
    JeniAugust 9, 2018Staff

    Hi Bob,

    Thank you for getting in touch with finder.

    Basically, to switch to NBN the subscriber needs to know first if NBN is available in their area, then they would choose the plan and provider that they would have their services with like Telstra, Optus, etc. You may learn more on how to switch to NBN on this page.

    Now, it is really difficult to say that it was really NBN who was calling you however you may choose to be registered under the “Do Not Call” list. It is a free service where consumers can securely register their home, mobile or fax numbers for free to reduce unsolicited telemarketing calls.

    I hope this helps.

    Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any other enquiries.

    Thank you and have a wonderful day!


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    LynneApril 2, 2018

    I have just ordered some DVD’s from Amazon will they automatically send DVD’ that suit Australian players?

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      ArnoldApril 2, 2018

      Hi Lynne,

      Thanks for your inquiry

      The answer to your questions will depend on a number of factors. Firstly, we should take note that DVDs are encoded with a regional code. The codes allow the distribution companies control over aspects of the release internationally, this includes content, price and release date. Some DVD players will play DVDs from all regions, but some may only play DVDs from the region where the player was bought. Australia is in Region 4.

      It would be good to confirm the regional codes of any DVD you buy online.

      Hope this information helps


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    PaulFebruary 20, 2018

    I need a data only plan for my Samsung Tablet.

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      AshMarch 8, 2018

      Hi Paul,

      Thank you for visiting finder.

      There are SIM-only data plans available in the market here which you may like to compare. If you also need a guide on how much data you may need, this article may be useful. Best to click on the ‘Go to site’ button if you wish to get redirected to the main page of the provider.

      I hope this helps.

      Let us know if there is anything else that we may assist you with. Enjoy the rest of your day!


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    RossSeptember 17, 2017

    I move a lot and looking for cheapest mobile broadband so i only need a tab or smartphone

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      MariaSeptember 19, 2017

      Hey Ross,

      Thank you for reaching out to us.

      You may check out this page on Mobile Broadband Plans.

      The filters can be adjusted according to your price preference to show you the most relevant options.

      By clicking on the “Monthly Cost” tab, the options can be arranged in increasing or decreasing order.

      Once you’ve chosen a provider, you may click on “Go to site” to be directed to their main website where you can start your application.

      I hope this helps.


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    CcJuly 6, 2017

    To those asking about NBN, if I could get ADSL2+ back, I would in a heartbeat. The dropouts are insane.

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      JonathanJuly 6, 2017

      Hi Cc!

      It sounds to me you’re not satisfied with your NBN services. :(

      Have you talked to your provider about this? Maybe they need to check your cables?

      We wish you the best and hopefully that gets resolved with them soon!

      Hope this helps.


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    khadijaMay 4, 2017

    May I know all the postcodes in SA, NSW and VIC that are NBN-ready? Thank you.

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    March 9, 2017

    When will I get NBN?

    • finder Customer Care
      LouMarch 9, 2017Staff

      Hi Nat,

      Thanks for your question.

      You may use our NBN tracker to know when NBN will be available in your area.


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    KevinDecember 30, 2016

    I have Foxtel, landline and Internet plus a mobile internet and I’m looking for a better deal. I am currently with Telsta and Foxtel.

    • finder Customer Care
      JasonDecember 30, 2016Staff

      Hi Kevin,

      Thank you for your enquiry.

      Please check out the bundled broadband plans, mobile phone plans and Foxtel broadband plans in the links listed below:

      Broadband Plans – Please enter your address to know the available broadband plans and service providers in your area.

      Mobile Phone Plans – You may modify the search filters to find the most appropriate plan that would fit your needs.

      Foxtel Broadband Plans – You may compare the different Foxtel with broadband plans. Please enter your address to know the available Foxtel plans in your area.

      Please note that the availability of some broadband plans may depend on your address or area.

      I hope this helps.

      Kind regards,

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    IanDecember 26, 2016

    I have a land line, a mobile and prepaid internet. how do I go about getting the best deal. I would like to keep the landline.

    • finder Customer Care
      MayDecember 26, 2016Staff

      Hi Ian,

      Thanks for your comment.

      Are you planning on changing a service provider? You may compare your options for mobile and broadband with landline options on the following pages:

      1. Mobile plans – You have the option to choose your desired phone provider, plan type and even mobile data.
      2. Broadband or internet provider – I suggest that you enter your address in the address field so you would know which providers have available services in your area.

      Hope this helps.


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