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# sponsored-by-ccpc - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

'I set an alarm to check my statements every month': 8 readers share their best budgeting tips
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# Sponsored By The Competition And Consumer Protection Commission

'I set an alarm to check my statements every month': 8 readers share their best budgeting tips

Oct 14th 2020, 4:58 PM 19,709 Views 11 Comments

Adults around the country tell us how they set a budget… and actually stick to it.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

QUIZ: How much do you know about buying safe toys this Christmas?

QUIZ: How much do you know about buying safe toys this Christmas?

Dec 11th 2019, 2:20 PM 12,464 Views 8 Comments

And why it’s essential that they carry the CE mark.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Thursday 28 November, 2019

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Returning Online Buys?

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Returning Online Buys?

Nov 28th 2019, 4:06 PM 10,331 Views 4 Comments

Reconsidering some of those Black Friday purchases? Let’s test your knowledge.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

QUIZ: How safe is your home for your kids?

QUIZ: How safe is your home for your kids?

Nov 5th 2019, 5:25 PM 418 Views 0 Comments

Plus how window blinds in your house or apartment can be a hidden danger.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Friday 25 October, 2019

QUIZ: How safe is your home for kids?

QUIZ: How safe is your home for kids?

Oct 25th 2019, 2:23 PM 16,690 Views 12 Comments

Plus how window blinds in your house or apartment can be a hidden danger.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Thursday 19 September, 2019

‘LTV... Is that Live TV?’: We asked people how much they know about mortgages

‘LTV... Is that Live TV?’: We asked people how much they know about mortgages

Sep 19th 2019, 4:00 PM 11,035 Views 5 Comments

And how much do we know about switching them?

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Thursday 12 September, 2019

‘I saved thousands in a few years’: One homeowner on why they switched mortgage - plus how you can too

‘I saved thousands in a few years’: One homeowner on why they switched mortgage - plus how you can too

Sep 12th 2019, 11:48 AM 11,955 Views 2 Comments

For Tommy Hanratty, the process was ‘very, very simple’.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Mortgage expert or beginner borrower? See how your knowledge compares to other readers

Mortgage expert or beginner borrower? See how your knowledge compares to other readers

Aug 29th 2019, 10:46 AM 23,144 Views 9 Comments

From the approval process to possibly switching – tell us your thoughts.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

‘Isn't PCP connected to the internet?’ We asked people what they really know about car finance

‘Isn't PCP connected to the internet?’ We asked people what they really know about car finance

Jun 4th 2019, 9:51 AM 14,182 Views 5 Comments

And the answers were… pretty mixed.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Friday 24 May, 2019

'Don't be tempted by low monthly repayments’: An expert helps one reader decide on car finance

'Don't be tempted by low monthly repayments’: An expert helps one reader decide on car finance

May 24th 2019, 3:28 PM 20,314 Views 12 Comments

It’s important to understand the full cost of a PCP, consumer expert Áine Carroll advises.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Is car finance confusing, or a piece of cake? Rate your experience here

Is car finance confusing, or a piece of cake? Rate your experience here

May 9th 2019, 9:29 AM 10,621 Views 4 Comments

Tell us how you tried to find the perfect payment plan.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

'A well-known retailer won't let me return something, what are my options?'

'A well-known retailer won't let me return something, what are my options?'

Jan 22nd 2019, 10:47 AM 17,083 Views 2 Comments

Consumer expert Áine Carroll on what you should know about the returns process.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

‘I bought a coat online but the zip is broken’: An expert explains what your rights are

‘I bought a coat online but the zip is broken’: An expert explains what your rights are

Nov 14th 2018, 5:37 PM 12,567 Views 6 Comments

Our rights online are a lot stronger than offline, says consumer expert Áine Carroll.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Friday 31 August, 2018

'My fixed-rate is ending and I’m thinking of switching mortgage - what should I know?’

'My fixed-rate is ending and I’m thinking of switching mortgage - what should I know?’

Aug 31st 2018, 10:06 AM 23,316 Views 3 Comments

Consumer expert Áine Carroll says that a switch could save thousands.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Monday 2 July, 2018

QUIZ: Can you spot fact from fiction when it comes to car finance?

QUIZ: Can you spot fact from fiction when it comes to car finance?

Jul 2nd 2018, 2:28 PM 14,498 Views 10 Comments

This could save you hundreds on your next car.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Monday 18 June, 2018

'I need a new car and PCP seems too good to be true - is it?': An expert weighs in

'I need a new car and PCP seems too good to be true - is it?': An expert weighs in

Jun 18th 2018, 5:14 PM 49,336 Views 19 Comments

CCPC’s Áine Carroll explains everything you need to know.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Thursday 23 November, 2017

9 things you should know about online shopping (from a consumer rights expert)

9 things you should know about online shopping (from a consumer rights expert)

Nov 23rd 2017, 12:45 PM 14,192 Views 3 Comments

Buy something on Black Friday? Here’s how to return it if needs be.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Friday 17 November, 2017

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Your Online Shopping Rights?

QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Your Online Shopping Rights?

Nov 17th 2017, 12:26 PM 8,327 Views 7 Comments

And the chance to win a €200 One4All voucher.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

5 common beliefs about mortgages that are actually total myths

5 common beliefs about mortgages that are actually total myths

Sep 19th 2017, 4:29 PM 19,545 Views 10 Comments

They’re actually a lot more flexible than you might think.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Friday 5 February, 2016

Is your money going up in smoke? Here’s how you could save on your mortgage
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# Sponsored By Consumer Help

Is your money going up in smoke? Here’s how you could save on your mortgage

Feb 5th 2016, 12:55 PM 33,939 Views 17 Comments

It’s worth taking a look…

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Friday 27 November, 2015

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Online Consumer Rights?
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# Sponsored By CCPC

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your Online Consumer Rights?

Nov 27th 2015, 2:51 PM 26,414 Views 10 Comments

There are many things to be aware of before you buy.

# sponsored-by-ccpc - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Could you be saving money on your mortgage?
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# Sponsored By CCPC

Could you be saving money on your mortgage?

Oct 14th 2015, 5:32 PM 25,671 Views 23 Comments

It’s more likely than you think – here’s how.