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#Overcharging

# overcharging - Monday 13 January, 2020

Taxi driver scammed passengers 270 times using remote control to add €9 to fares, court hears
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

Taxi driver scammed passengers 270 times using remote control to add €9 to fares, court hears

Jan 13th 2020, 10:43 PM 42,090 Views 59 Comments

Raymond Pidgeon pleaded guilty to the offence in court today.

# overcharging - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

18,000 overcharged business accounts: Ulster Bank admits some customers complained five years ago
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

18,000 overcharged business accounts: Ulster Bank admits some customers complained five years ago

Jun 19th 2018, 4:32 PM 9,364 Views 10 Comments

In a recent review the bank found it did not have the right five years ago to raise the rate of interest for for these customers.

# overcharging - Sunday 13 May, 2018

'I am really struggling': Thousands still left in tracker mortgage scandal limbo
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# Overcharging

'I am really struggling': Thousands still left in tracker mortgage scandal limbo

May 13th 2018, 12:05 AM 35,944 Views 43 Comments

Financial adviser Padraic Kissane believes an extra 3,000 people may be affected, but some may have to go to the courts to get their money back.

# overcharging - Thursday 16 November, 2017

After putting aside €4m last year to cover tracker scandal, KBC now says it'll cost €59m
# Compensation
# Compensation

After putting aside €4m last year to cover tracker scandal, KBC now says it'll cost €59m

Nov 16th 2017, 10:14 AM 10,304 Views 22 Comments

KBC estimates up to 1,661 of its customers may have been impacted.

# overcharging - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Central Bank wants bank execs to 'take a long hard look in the mirror' over tracker scandal
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

Central Bank wants bank execs to 'take a long hard look in the mirror' over tracker scandal

Nov 14th 2017, 12:30 PM 8,175 Views 54 Comments

Deputy Governor Ed Sibley said he expects board members to be held to account over the errors.

# overcharging - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Sorry is too little, too late for tracker customers who suffered for years because of bank overcharging
# Analysis
# Analysis

Sorry is too little, too late for tracker customers who suffered for years because of bank overcharging

Oct 29th 2017, 6:30 AM 18,091 Views 52 Comments

Now that the banks have set deadlines for paying customers back, there is a risk that this issue will be put to one side.

# overcharging - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

23 people lost their homes because of the tracker mortgage scandal
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# Overcharging

23 people lost their homes because of the tracker mortgage scandal

Oct 17th 2017, 12:01 PM 14,064 Views 55 Comments

Financial institutions have paid out €163 million to affected customers to date.

# overcharging - Monday 9 October, 2017

Eir fined over €10,500 after it admitted overcharging customers
# Courts
# Courts

Eir fined over €10,500 after it admitted overcharging customers

Oct 9th 2017, 6:30 PM 20,800 Views 42 Comments

The case was heard in Dublin District Court.

# overcharging - Thursday 5 October, 2017

'They've gone without food, without heat in their home': Ulster Bank execs grilled over tracker scandal
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

'They've gone without food, without heat in their home': Ulster Bank execs grilled over tracker scandal

Oct 5th 2017, 2:15 PM 22,701 Views 34 Comments

The bank’s CEO revealed almost 3,500 customers were overcharged.

# overcharging - Monday 14 August, 2017

'Living in financial limbo': Victims of tracker mortgage scandal still waiting for answers from banks
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

'Living in financial limbo': Victims of tracker mortgage scandal still waiting for answers from banks

Aug 14th 2017, 12:05 AM 23,381 Views 31 Comments

Thousands of customers were denied tracker rates and charged a higher rate of interest than they should have been paying.

# overcharging - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Here's how to check if your bank overcharged you on your mortgage - and what to do next
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal

Here's how to check if your bank overcharged you on your mortgage - and what to do next

Apr 8th 2017, 10:00 PM 81,407 Views 22 Comments

Up to 15,000 people are affected by the tracker mortgage scandal – but even people who were never on a tracker may have been overcharged.

# overcharging - Friday 16 December, 2016

Bank of Ireland confirms it overcharged on almost 4,000 mortgages
# Tracker Accounts
# Tracker Accounts

Bank of Ireland confirms it overcharged on almost 4,000 mortgages

Dec 16th 2016, 4:00 PM 17,138 Views 55 Comments

The bank says it will commence refunding customers from the beginning of 2017.

# overcharging - Monday 17 August, 2015

Going to the US? Some sites are charging €126 for a €12 form you need
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

Going to the US? Some sites are charging €126 for a €12 form you need

Aug 17th 2015, 6:05 AM 92,654 Views 17 Comments

Many sites are overcharging for the Esta registration forms.

# overcharging - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

'We have two young kids, €320 a month is a massive amount to be overcharged by'
# Permanent TSB
# Permanent TSB

'We have two young kids, €320 a month is a massive amount to be overcharged by'

Aug 5th 2015, 10:45 PM 44,676 Views 104 Comments

A mortgage customer says the compensation he’s been offered is “simply not good enough”.

# overcharging - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Tesco, SuperValu, and Boots stores slapped on the wrist for overcharging
# Consumer Protection
# Consumer Protection

Tesco, SuperValu, and Boots stores slapped on the wrist for overcharging

Jan 28th 2015, 5:08 PM 50,663 Views 81 Comments

Two other businesses received convictions relating to the sale of cars.

# overcharging - Friday 27 April, 2012

# overcharging - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Eircom admits to overcharging 65,000 customers on December bills
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

Eircom admits to overcharging 65,000 customers on December bills

Jan 7th 2012, 2:53 PM 5,247 Views 26 Comments

Telephone and broadband customers will receive a full refund as the provider charged at the new rate of VAT prematurely.

# overcharging - Sunday 10 October, 2010

AIB and BoI to refund €100m
# Overcharging
# Overcharging

AIB and BoI to refund €100m

Oct 10th 2010, 11:33 AM 382 Views 0 Comments

State owned financial institutions will refund up to €100m after systematic overcharging.