Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:13:33 GMT
White calls for end of surcharging on pay-as-you-go electricity
The Energy Minister Alex White has said surcharging pay-as-you-go electricity customers is "not acceptable" and should be ended. White was commenting after the Money Advice and Budgeting Service said the charge of between 2 and 5% was a "shameful ...
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:43:56 GMT
Vulnerable consumers hit with energy meter surcharge
Some of Ireland's most vulnerable consumers face a “shameful rip-off” in the form of top-ups to their energy meters, a new survey has revealed. According to the Money, Advice and Budgeting Service (Mabs), some people with pay-as-you-go energy meters ...
Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:50:03 GMT
MABS criticises energy meter surcharges
An increasing number of shops are surcharging purchasers of pay-as-you-go credit for energy meters, according to research by the Money Advice and Budgeting Service. MABS, which first highlighted the practice in August, has called it "a shameful rip-off of ...