First ‘Consumer Scout’ badges awarded to Scouts from Islandmagee
The Consumer Council and Scouts NI have developed a new consumer awareness programme designed to ensure younger shoppers are aware of their rights when they shop online or on the high street. Successful Consumer Scouts will be awarded with a new Consumer Scout badge.
Have you ever bought from a trader based in another country? How did that go?
Come along to the first ever Consumer Clinic for free help and advice.
The Consumer Council is inviting consumers, and businesses customers to make an appointment or come along to our new Consumer Clinics at our offices in Seatem House, 28-32 Alfred Street, Belfast.
The Consumer Council helps farmers save money
The Consumer Council is reminding consumers what they are entitled to when buying from secondary ticket sellers. This advice comes on the back of today’s findings from Which? that show almost a quarter of tickets are going on sale via secondary ticket websites.
The Consumer Council welcomes today’s announcement from HM Treasury regarding the banning of credit and debit card surcharges for all Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Paypal payments from January 2018.
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