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# Overcharging
Taxi driver scammed passengers 270 times using remote control to add €9 to fares, court hears
Raymond Pidgeon pleaded guilty to the offence in court today.
# Overcharging
18,000 overcharged business accounts: Ulster Bank admits some customers complained five years ago
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.
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'I am really struggling': Thousands still left in tracker mortgage scandal limbo
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.
# compensation
After putting aside €4m last year to cover tracker scandal, KBC now says it'll cost €59m
KBC estimates up to 1,661 of its customers may have been impacted.
# Overcharging
Central Bank wants bank execs to 'take a long hard look in the mirror' over tracker scandal
Deputy Governor Ed Sibley said he expects board members to be held to account over the errors.
# Analysis
Sorry is too little, too late for tracker customers who suffered for years because of bank overcharging
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
23 people lost their homes because of the tracker mortgage scandal
Financial institutions have paid out €163 million to affected customers to date.
# Courts
Eir fined over €10,500 after it admitted overcharging customers
The case was heard in Dublin District Court.
# Overcharging
'They've gone without food, without heat in their home': Ulster Bank execs grilled over tracker scandal
The bank’s CEO revealed almost 3,500 customers were overcharged.
# Overcharging
'Living in financial limbo': Victims of tracker mortgage scandal still waiting for answers from banks
Thousands of customers were denied tracker rates and charged a higher rate of interest than they should have been paying.
# tracker mortgage scandal
Here's how to check if your bank overcharged you on your mortgage - and what to do next
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.
# tracker accounts
Bank of Ireland confirms it overcharged on almost 4,000 mortgages
The bank says it will commence refunding customers from the beginning of 2017.
# Overcharging
Going to the US? Some sites are charging €126 for a €12 form you need
Many sites are overcharging for the Esta registration forms.
# Permanent TSB
'We have two young kids, €320 a month is a massive amount to be overcharged by'
A mortgage customer says the compensation he’s been offered is “simply not good enough”.
# Consumer protection
Tesco, SuperValu, and Boots stores slapped on the wrist for overcharging
Two other businesses received convictions relating to the sale of cars.
# Overcharging
Eircom admits to overcharging 65,000 customers on December bills
Telephone and broadband customers will receive a full refund as the provider charged at the new rate of VAT prematurely.
# Overcharging
AIB and BoI to refund €100m
State owned financial institutions will refund up to €100m after systematic overcharging.