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What you need to know about regulated gas market

Have you heard of a "regulated gas market"? Let's find out how this works and how you can lower your gas bill.
In Consumer Rights - 10 Nov 2022, 12:08


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Customers must be notified of price hikes for electricity and gas 30 days in advance

The energy regulator recalled on 19 August that any increases in the price of electricity or gas must be communicated to customers...
In Consumer Rights, Economy - 21 Aug 2022, 15:03

Guide to passenger rights for travel cancellations

This summer, to reach your destination you may need to travel by airplane, but don't...
In World, Consumer Rights - 10 Aug 2022, 18:01

Do young people know how to manage money?

In Consumer Rights - 08 Jul 2022, 18:01

Consequences of buying counterfeit products

In Consumer Rights - 18 May 2022, 10:09

Families struggling to repay their loans

In Consumer Rights - 12 May 2022, 10:43

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Chin-Ups for Children!

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Air fryer scams!

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Other Consumer Rights Articles

Have your say on local green policies

Do you know what your council is doing to tackle climate changes? DECO has prepared a...
In Consumer Rights - 02 May 2022, 17:25

€643 million in passenger credit held by TAP

The pandemic continues to leave a significant amount of paid air tickets whose flights...
In Business, Company News, Consumer Rights - 17 Apr 2022, 19:03

Digital trustmark

80 percent of members consider the CONFIO certification to be important for their...
In Consumer Rights - 13 Apr 2022, 08:37

Risk of banking exclusion among older people

DECO wants to make sure that the process of banking digitisation does not leave anyone...
In Consumer Rights - 08 Apr 2022, 15:18

Rising prices: how do we react?

DECO suggests some strategies to help you to rethink your personal finances in light of...
In Consumer Rights - 30 Mar 2022, 14:00

Lowering car’s fuel consumption

The Portuguese Consumer Rights Association (DECO) has suggested a couple of tips to save...
In Consumer Rights - 18 Mar 2022, 10:40

MILE 21: A tool that gives tips on car consumption

In Consumer Rights - 17 Mar 2022, 11:00

Reducing electricity bills while saving the planet

In Consumer Rights - 01 Feb 2022, 10:12