Over 80 representatives from East Belfast community and voluntary organisations, credit unions and the housing sector came together today (1 May) for the ‘Towards Financial Inclusion’ seminar, hosted by the Consumer Council and the Housing Rights Service.
- Personal Finances
The Consumer Council has said it is disappointed that Airtricity is to put prices up by 17.8 per cent from 1 July 2013, but says consumers still have options to make savings.
A fifth of people surveyed had missed an appointment and almost a quarter have cancelled an appointment due to issues with transport, according to a report published today by the Consumer Council and Patient and Client Council.
The Consumer Council has awarded Gateside Farm near Coleraine its 'Water Champion Gold' status. It is the first farm in Northern Ireland to receive the Water Champions Award.