Think before you dial directory enquiries - it could cost you dearly. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Consumers could be spending up to €5.58 for a one-second directory enquiry call, new research from the Consumers’ Association of Ireland (CAI) shows.I(...)

Tickets for Garth Brooks: full refund will be granted. Photograph: Collins Photos
Garth Brooks Q&A
  • Music
  • July 9, 2014, 01:00

Is there any chance the decision to cancel all five Garth Brooks concerts could be reversed? No. Both concerts organiser Aiken Promotions and Ticketma(...)

Garth Brooks tickets. Photograph: Collins Photos

Some 160,000 Garth Brooks are fans set to be impacted by the refusal of permission for two of the five Garth Brooks concerts planned for Croke Park(...)

Darragh O’Brien (FF) said the Iarnród Éireann was offering a €10 discount on the next fare when booking online. But unknown to anyone the website also signed up the customer for a debit of €12 monthly from his/her bank account.

Senators sharply criticised Iarnród Éireann’s system for booking fares online. Darragh O’Brien (FF) said the company was offering a €10 discoun(...)

Avine McNally, Acting director, Small Firms Association

The recent extension of the deadline for companies to get their houses in order regarding SEPA means firms will have longer to prepare for the new (...)

Social commerce is “the next frontier in shopping” according to the Tomorrow’s Shopper research just published by Bord Bia.It says the use of social n(...)

Our kids may not have shrunk but many of the products we buy for them – such as baby wipes and burgers – have

The snack has lost a finger, the soap has shrunk and the Curly Wurly is a shadow of its former self. Welcome to the incredible shrinking world of supe(...)

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has moved to limit Government control of nominations to the proposed new regulatory authority for the legal profession

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has moved to limit Government control of nominations to the proposed new regulatory authority for the legal professi(...)

John Halligan: supermarket giant Tesco was “rumoured to dub this country ‘Treasure Island’”

Ireland is in the grip of a nutritional recession because of food poverty, the Dáil has heard amid calls for the Government to(...)

The largest discrepancy centered around a pharmacy in Waterford, which was charging more than ¤49 for Losec MUPS, a drug commonly used to treat stomach ulcers and reflux. The same drug in Dublin could be bought for just over ¤16.

Consumers are being charged up to three times more for identical prescription drugs depending on which pharmacy they shop in, a survey publishe(...)