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June 9, 2021

CCPC warns consumers against buying used cars without essential checks

New research commissioned by the CCPC shows that 4 in 10 (44%) Irish consumers have bought a used car in the last five years, (23%) of which bought from a...

May 28, 2021

FAQ Friday: What do I need to know before booking a holiday?

CCPC research published earlier this week shows that almost three quarters (73%) of Irish consumers are making travel plans at home and abroad in 2021. So, for this week’s FAQ...

May 25, 2021

73% of consumers are making 2021 travel plans

Research recently commissioned by the CCPC shows that 7 in 10 (73%) consumers are proactively making travel plans, both at home and abroad in 2021. As circumstances regarding travel are likely to remain...

May 24, 2021

Thinking of buying a used car? Here’s what you need to know

Buying a used car can be a daunting task, there is always a certain amount of risk involved. But, if you know where to go and what to look for,...

May 21, 2021

FAQ Friday: How do I make a complaint?

Every Friday, we share the answer to one of the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) from the hundreds of consumers who contact us each week. This week we take a...

May 14, 2021

FAQ Friday: What charges should I look out for when investing?

Every Friday, we share the answer to one of the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) from the hundreds of consumers who contact us each week. This week we take a...

May 11, 2021

CCPC publishes 2020 consumer helpline statistics

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has today published a report detailing key data on consumer contacts to its helpline during 2020. Overall the number of contacts increased by...

May 7, 2021

FAQ Friday: Top tips when planning home improvements

Every Friday, we share the answer to one of the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) from the hundreds of consumers who contact us each week. This week we take a look...

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