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March 22, 2021

Switch your current account in four easy steps!

Switching your current account can seem daunting, but thanks to the Central Bank Switching Code, your new provider will look after nearly everything for you. With potential savings of over...

March 19, 2021

FAQ Friday: Pyramid Schemes

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

March 15, 2021

World Consumer Rights Day 2021

Every year 15 March is recognised as ‘World Consumer Rights Day,’ a subject close to the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission’s (CCPC) heart. World Consumer Rights Day 2021 has particular...

March 12, 2021

FAQ Friday: Product replacements

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

March 5, 2021

FAQ Friday: Switching – compare & save

When it comes to managing your personal finances, it’s important to regularly compare the costs and benefits of switching providers across all your financial products, including current accounts, regular savings...

March 5, 2021

No online returns policy? Steps to take today

If you buy online, you don’t have the same opportunity to see what you are buying. Because of this, for most items you buy online the law provides consumers with...

March 4, 2021

CCPC issues warning to consumers about potential pyramid scheme circulating on social media

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) is warning consumers not to engage with a potential pyramid scheme that is circulating on social media channels in Ireland. The CCPC has...

February 26, 2021

FAQ Friday: Faulty goods

Every Friday, we will share the answer to one of the most frequently asked questions (FAQ) from the hundreds of consumers who contact our dedicated helpline each week. This week...

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