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June 13, 2018

Don’t be duped about your rights in the sales

If you buy something on sale, does that mean you have less rights? Thankfully no. Your rights are exactly the same in a sale as any other time of the...

May 11, 2017

In-store credit

Some shops offer finance options to help you pay for items such as electrical appliances, computers or furniture. Like some personal loans, you pay the money back at a fixed...

May 10, 2017

Misleading advertising

What is misleading advertising? Under consumer law, an ad is misleading if it has false or deceptive information. Ads can also be misleading if important information is left out. Misleading...

April 26, 2017

Pawning

A pawnbroker will lend you a sum of money where you provide an acceptable item as security on the loan. Jewellery is the main item that pawn brokers accept....

April 26, 2017

In-store credit

Some shops offer finance options to help you pay for items such as electrical appliances, computers or furniture. Like some personal loans, you pay the money back at a fixed...

April 24, 2017

Buying goods abroad

If you bought something while you were abroad and you have a problem with it now, there are several things you can do. Most countries have their own system of...

April 24, 2017

Pricing

Businesses and service providers must display their prices, and there are rules on how they must be displayed. You have the right to clear and accurate information on the prices...

March 29, 2017

Disputed card transactions (chargeback)

Sometimes you may want to dispute a card transaction. Find out about about chargebacks and how to request one....

March 12, 2017

Gadget insurance

Gadget insurance protects you from unexpected events such as loss, theft, and accidents which may lead to you having to pay for a repair or replacement of your device. It...

February 2, 2017

Buying goods

What are your rights when you buy goods - new and second-hand? How do guarantees and warranties work? Are your rights the same when you shop in the sales? What...

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