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March 8, 2022

How do I switch my current account?

With a number of retail banks currently preparing for a phased withdrawal process from the Irish market, customers may be considering their options for switching their current account. Top Tip...

March 8, 2022

Stay tuned for World Consumer Rights Day activities

In anticipation of World Consumer Rights Day next Tuesday 15 March, the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) is launching a full week of consumer rights informational activities. Check out...

March 1, 2022

Seolann CCPC físeáin Ghaeilge d’ábhair airgid

Tá CCPC tar éis ceithre fhíseán Gaeilge a sheoladh d’Ábhair Airgid, ar acmhainn seomra ranga é do mhúinteoirí agus scoláirí Eacnamaíocht Bhaile agus Staidéar Gnó na Sraithe Sóisearaí. Rinneadh na...

February 25, 2022

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

With most COVID-19 restrictions lifted in Ireland and overseas, many of us might be thinking of booking a holiday or a trip to visit friends and family abroad this year....

February 22, 2022

Tips for planning your wedding day

Have you recently got engaged? If so, congratulations! While the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions on weddings is one less thing for couples to worry about, there’s still so much to...

February 15, 2022

Why should I buy travel insurance?

As Spring has sprung, many of us might be thinking of booking a holiday or a trip to visit friends and family abroad this year. If you are heading overseas,...

January 17, 2022

How to switch your credit card

January is a time when many people take stock of their finances, and identify where they could potentially save money by switching providers, whether that’s household bills, mobile phone contracts,...

January 11, 2022

A guide to January returns & faulty goods

From uncertainty about what to do with unwanted Christmas gifts, to doubts over how long you have to return a faulty item, you may find yourself wondering what consumer rights...