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Cigno Pay Day Loans

In April 2020, Slater & Gordon Lawyers announced that they are investigating a class action against Cigno Loans. It was revealed that the payday lenders relied on predatory loan practices and charged exorbitant fees and interests. These payday loans might start off small, but they include many fees, charges, and high interest rates, which made them incredibly difficult to repay. In some cases, the interest bills were more than 990%. Worst of all, these loans targeted the most vulnerable groups in our society – those with the least ability to protect themselves against massive interest charges. It’s also incredibly important to point out that the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has banned these unethical lending practices and loan products in 2019. Furthermore, the Federal Court has dismissed Cigno’s application to overturn the financial regulator’s ban. This decision gives ASIC the impetus and confidence to use its power against products such as pay day loans.

Who Is Eligible for the Refund?

The class action against Cigno Pay Day Loans is still under investigation by Slater and Gordon Lawyers and has not yet been filed. The Get My Refund team is monitoring developments carefully. When the law firm in charge of the class action makes the allegation official, we’ll update the eligibility requirements accordingly. If you have ever entered into a loan with Cigno Loans, you might be eligible for a refund in the future. Contact us now and we can let you know when the opportunity arrives. Get My Refund will continue to apply the knowledge and expertise to protect our clients and fight for their refunds.
Get My Refund will fight for every cent you're owed.

We specialise in reclaiming money for consumers by investigating your individual situation to get back what you are owed if you were mis-sold, even if you loan is still current or has been paid out already.

Who is Eligible for the Refund?

The opt-out model applies to class actions in Australia. Under the precedence, all persons affected automatically become members of the relevant class action. Members will be legally bound by the settlement or court’s decision unless they had previously opted out of the proceedings. Group members will have no comment on settlement offers, settlement sum amounts and how much is shared with all other group members and waiver of rights to ever complain directly.

On the contrary to opt out, If you also do not opt in you are not likely to receive part of any group settlement sum. This continues to be a problem, by not receiving a notice then fails to inform recipients that they are members of the class action.

How do you opt out?

If you do not want to take part in this class action, you have to opt out before the stipulated deadline. Anyone who does not want to participate in the class action would have had to complete their opt-out form and mail it to the relevant Federal or Supreme Court by that date. This is also something that we can help you with.

If you had opted out, you’ve removed yourself from this class action. As a result, the outcome of the case will not affect you. You will be free to file your own claim separately and therefore entitled to more compensation.

A class action is a lawsuit brought by a group of claimants who suffered wrongdoings in the hands of the defendant. This type of lawsuit is also known as multi-district litigation or mass tort litigation.

Since the compensation for individual injuries may pale in comparison to the cost of a lawsuit, banding a group of claimants together tips the scale in the other direction, making it a suit worth filing.

Besides the claimant attorneys, filing a lawsuit as a group allows consolidation of witnesses, evidence, and other aspects of litigation for enhanced efficiency.

If you opt in you waive your right to ever complain directly if you are not happy with the refund amount. Any settlement sums you are entitled to will be shared with all the other group members, some members will get more than others – plus deductions of lawyers fees and court costs.

We work on behalf of you as an individual on all insurances (not just the class action ones) and work towards obtaining the maximum refund you are entitled to! Class actions can take years to be approved and to go through court process, whilst our refund claims can be completed in a matter of weeks!

This in recent times has worked out to be more than 60% more refund potential in your pocket even after our fees!

Once opted out your refund claim can be completed in less than 60 days, dependent on the complexity of your individual case.

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Get My Refund will fight for every cent you're owed.

We specialise in reclaiming money for consumers by investigating your individual situation to get back what you are owed if you were mis-sold, even if you loan is still current or has been paid out already.