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Consumer News Round-Up: Lizzo fans criticise Ticketmaster, save €400 by switching utilities, Google suspends Viagogo as an advertiser, Brexit & wet weather dampens Irish spending

European Consumer Centre (ECC) Ireland presents a round-up of the week’s consumer news – in…
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Consumer News Round-up: Viagogo could face contempt of court, energy regulator report shows consumers can save by switching, one-third of Irish consumers have never had travel insurance and no-deal Brexit to adversely affect online shoppers

European Consumer Centre (ECC) Ireland presents a round-up of the week’s consumer news – in…
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European Commission welcomes steps taken by Airbnb to improve how offers are presented and its compliance with EU consumer law

On Thursday 11th July 2019, the European Commission announced that accommodation platform, Airbnb, has improved…
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Consumer News Round-up: Package travel holiday advice, insurance companies deny ripping people off & gardai issue online fraud warning

European Consumer Centre (ECC) Ireland presents a round-up of the week’s consumer news – in…
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ECC Ireland urges holidaymakers to check if their booking is a package, to gather evidence, and to make a complaint to the travel organiser

Dublin, 2nd July 2019 – As the EU Package Travel Directive reached its one-year anniversary…
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Consumer News Round-up: How online pricing works, Ryanair warned to review ‘disproportionate’ fees, CCPC car finance advice & regulator sees rise in energy complaints

European Consumer Centre (ECC) Ireland presents a round-up of the week’s consumer news – in…
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What to do to avoid, or dispute, charges for alleged car rental damage

Posted 26th June 2019 by Martina Nee – Press and Communications   Every year, ECC…
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Consumer News Round-up: CCPC contacts Ryanair over currency conversion, VHI price rise, Ireland grocery prices & small claims case against dating agency dismissed

European Consumer Centre (ECC) Ireland presents a round-up of the week’s consumer news – in…
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Consumer News Round-up: The thrill of the bargain ‘treasure hunt’, Viagogo vows it complies with UK court ruling, half of British retailers not Brexit prepared, Europol reports counterfeit medicine a ‘growing threat’ & consumers seeking redress after furniture company goes bust

European Consumer Centre (ECC) Ireland presents a round-up of the week’s consumer news – in…
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ECC Ireland welcomes approval of EU legislation that will see consumers have right to remedy for faulty digital content and burden of proof extended

Period during which consumers do not have to prove goods were faulty from the beginning…
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