Consumer News Round-up: Thomas Cook refunds, incorrect pricing rights & Budget 2020
European Consumer Centre (ECC) Ireland presents a round-up of the week’s consumer news – in case you missed it!
Consumer News Round-up – week ending 11th October 2019
Thomas Cook refunds website crash
A dedicated website, set up to deal with refund requests following the collapse of Thomas Cook, crashed soon after opening due to significant demand.
Your rights when there is incorrect pricing
If you think that just because there is wrong pricing on the product when you go to the till that the trader definitely has to sell it to you at that price, think again! Check out the Pricewatch article below to find out why.
Read the full article here: ‘What can shoppers do when the price is wrong?’ by Conor Pope, The Irish Times, 7th October 2019.
Budget 2020 impact on consumers
Conor Pope takes a look at the winners and losers of Budge 2020.