Fair play: The label means the product offers a better deal. Photograph: Jean-Christophe Magnenet/AFP/Getty Images

(...) can take you behind them too. Last year, Pricewatch travelled to the Sorwathe Tea Plantation, 90(...)

Irish Rail says it will ensure it is clear that customers can leave a voicemail to change a booking in future

William O’Connor contacted us to complain about Irish Rail and their online tickets. “I purchased a return Athenry to Dublin ticket on the Iris(...)

Will Electric Ireland shed some light on this situation?

(...) prepaid card gives them 50 units of electricity.” That seems to Pricewatch to be a perfectly sensible(...)

Valrhona Guanaja

VALRHONA GUANAJA €4.50 for 70g, €64.28 per kg Okay, let’s deal with the negatives first. This chocolate is not cheap and it is not easy t(...)

From left, D is for detox, M is for mouthwatering, P is for pulled pork, S is for superfood

(...) too miserable for Pricewatch’s liking.   Wholesome: This is up there with “natural” as one of(...)

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Kenya via Amsterdam.   7 Pricewatch came across some alarming figures on romantic spending in(...)

Smart move? An iPhone user was charged for Vodafone Live updates she didn’t want. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty

A reader called Amanda contacted us on behalf of her mother, who is 73. Last year her mother received a cold call from Vodafone, asking if she woul(...)


Irish, Pricewatch has long had a certain soft spot for Barry’s Tea. While we would argue that it makes(...)

The new Central Bank rules on mortgage lending have divided opinion. Hugh Linehan and Conor Pope thrash out the pros and cons. Photograph: Daniel O’Connor.

(...) paid by our entire society. Conor Pope is Consumer Correspondent and Editor of Pricewatch. Hugh(...)

Publicans and brewers blame a higher cost base in the Republic for price discrepancies between Dublin and Belfast of more than 40 per cent, but JD Wetherspoon isn’t buying it. Above, Wetherspoon’s Three Tun Tavern in Blackrock, Co Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien 2:41

(...) good things to say about new pub, the Three Tun Tavern, when Pricewatch pays it a visit. “It is very(...)