How retailers should react as red flags fly over BNPL

What the new BNPL regulations mean for Aussie retail.
What the new BNPL regulations mean for Aussie retail.
It’s hard to buy anything in Australia today without a prompt from a buy now, pay later (BNPL) provider, no matter how inconsequential your purchase.  BNPL brands are ubiquitous, even as their share prices are in free fall accelerated by a changing regulatory environment and staggering mountains of bad debt: over $1.05 billion in 2021 alone.  Add to that interest rate rises cooling the economy and BNPL services have been described by behavioural scientists as a ‘perfect storm’ of

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