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September 7, 2022

Researching a business

Researching a business is an important part of shopping – especially if you are spending a large sum of money. These are our top tips for how to research a...

August 29, 2022

Ábhair Airgid, acmhainn saor in aisce do Eacnamaíocht Bhaile agus Staidéar Gnó na Sraithe Sóisearaí

Agus an scoilbhliain nua ag druidim linn ba mhaith leis an CCPC cur i gcuimhne do mhúinteoirí faoi Ábhair Airgid, acmhainn seomra ranga do mhúinteoirí agus scoláirí Eacnamaíocht Bhaile agus...

August 26, 2022

FAQ: Am I entitled to a refund if I can no longer attend a concert?

On the last Friday of every month, we answer some of the most frequently asked questions (FAQ) from the hundreds of consumers who contact us. This month, we look at...

August 22, 2022

Scams – what to do if you’ve been affected

Do you think you have been the victim of a scam? A scam is a scheme or plan to try to con you out of your money or personal information....

August 12, 2022

CCPC publishes Consumer Contacts Report 2021

Over 2 million visits to ccpc.ie Over 37,000 calls and emails to the CCPC’s dedicated helpline The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has today published its Consumer Contacts Report...

August 10, 2022

Hiring a tradesperson

Whether you’re getting an extension built or an odd job done, it’s worth doing a bit of work yourself before hiring a tradesperson.  We’ve put together some top tips. Plan...

August 3, 2022

Switching banks? Bring your direct debits with you

Switching banks can be an intimidating task – but if you do need to switch current account providers, take action sooner rather than later. Otherwise you run the risk of...

July 29, 2022

FAQ Friday: What are my rights if my luggage is lost or delayed?

On the last Friday of every month, we answer some of the most frequently asked questions (FAQ) from the hundreds of consumers who contact us. This month, we explain your...