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7372: ECC IRELAND ISSUES WARNING ON INTERNET SUBSCRIPTIONS

Wednesday 30 January 2019
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The European Consumer Centre is advising the public to be extra vigilant when signing up to online subscriptions, memberships, free trials or special offers.

A growing number of consumers report problems cancelling a service, being locked into rolling subscriptions or overcharging.

Free trials or special offers often turn out to cost far more than expected or unsolicited goods can turn up on doorsteps with demands for payment.

Martina Nee of ECC Ireland says it's vital to read the small print before signing up to any online offer.

Interviewee: Martina Nee | Clip duration: 0 minutes 17 seconds | Outwords: purchase or subscription