I , Mike Phipps, Director, Mike Phipps Finance, believe that it is essential for my customers to be able to identify and deal with a broker who has the ability, authority and proper training to hear and respond appropriately to any complaints or disputes.
I am a member of the Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia (MFAA) and as such I am also subject to the requirement to have in place an Internal Dispute Resolution procedure.
You can lodge complaints by contacting Mike Phipps Finance by:
You should explain the details of your complaint as clearly as you can. You may do this verbally or in writing.
When I receive a complaint, I will attempt to resolve it promptly. I hope that in this way we will stop any unnecessary and inappropriate escalation of minor complaints.
I will observe the following principles in handling your complaint:
- There is no requirement for face-to-face contact between you and I, although it may be useful for us to come to a satisfactory resolution;
- I expect that both parties will make a genuine attempt to resolve a complaint promptly;
- I expect that both parties will provide all essential and relevant information, documents, written statements and any other materials that may properly and reasonably be believed to assist in resolving the complaint;
- I expect that both parties will comply with all reasonable requests from the other party to provide information within a reasonable time frame.
External dispute resolution scheme
If an issue has not been resolved to your satisfaction, you can lodge a complaint with the Australian Financial Complaints Authority, or AFCA. AFCA provides fair and independent financial services complaint resolution that is free to consumers.
Mike Phipps Finance external dispute resolution provider is;
- Website: www.afca.org.au
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Telephone: 1800 931 678
- In writing to: Australian Financial Complaints Authority, GPO Box 3, Melbourne VIC 3001