Protection when buying with Debit or Credit Cards

Many peoplein Ireland think that purchases made with a credit card are somehow better protected against faults or non delivery. But – the level of consumer protection in Ireland is the same for both credit and debit cards. The UK’s Consumer Credit Act  (Section 75) specifies that a credit card provider is jointly liable with […]
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Debit and Credit Card Charges on Non Euro Purchases

Debit and Credit Card Charges on Non Euro Purchases . When you use your Irish debit card or credit card for purchases in non Euro currencies – (including online) … you will nearly always be charged extra fees by your bank on top of any “normal” transaction charges . Most banks also make extra charges […]
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Switching Credit Card

There are several credit card companies in Ireland that do introductory offers of zero interest or low interest to people switching switch credit card provider. All these credit card offers are for new customers and they usually allow you to transfer your existing credit card balance and pay little or no interest on it  for […]
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