Credit and debt

Borrowing money
Consumers who borrow money are protected by legislation. Information on types of credit, getting the right loan for your needs and your right to privacy as a financial consumer.
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Advertising of credit
There are detailed rules governing the advertising of financial services and credit. The Central Bank of Ireland monitors compliance with these rules.
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Hire purchase agreements
This document describes the law concerning hire purchase agreements.
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Moneylending
Moneylending is the practice of giving cash loans or supplying goods or services that are repaid at a high level of interest over a short period of time. Information about how moneylending is regulated and the rules that apply.
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Money Advice and Budgeting Service
The Money Advice and Budgeting Service is a free, confidential service for people who have problems with money management and debt.
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