Consumers who shop around and switch could save up to £158 on average per year on their electricity
Come along to the Consumer Council’s ‘Energy Switch and Save’ event for free and independent information on the energy switching process and bring along your bill to find out if you are on the best deal.
This event will take place on:
• Monday 20 October - 1pm to 3pm at the City Hotel, Derry/Londonderry
• Thursday 23 October 1pm – 3pm at the Spires Conference Centre, Belfast
The Consumer Council is pleased to see improvements in punctuality across all services following today’s publication of Translink’s Charter Monitoring Results for Spring 2014.
The Consumer Council has today welcomed the results of the investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) into the private motor insurance (PMI) market.
As students start university or return for the new academic year, the Consumer Council has launched a new, handy online Student Money Survival Guide to make sure their cash stretches to the end of term.
Position Closed - Do bank branches still matter?
Aodhan O’Donnell, Interim Chief Executive of the Consumer Council said:
“The announcement that Phones 4u is in administration has left many of its customers wondering what their rights are now. The Consumer Council has produced a short guide for consumers on some of the key questions and concerns that Phones 4u customers might have. This is available on our website (www.consumercouncil.org.uk) or by calling us on 0800 121 6022.
The Consumer Council is concerned about the impact the closures of five further bank branches across Northern Ireland, will have on consumers, businesses and local communities.
Kellin McCloskey, Head of Postal Services at the Consumer Council said “The Consumer Council welcomes today’s announcement by Royal Mail to pilot Sunday opening hours at their Belfast (Tomb Street) and L’Derry Delivery Offices from Sunday 7 September 2014.”
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