EU Payments

Payment Services Directive
EU laws on electronic payments provide protections for consumers and set out rules for payment service providers.

Financial transactions with other EU countries
This document discusses EU Regulations governing cross-border financial transactions in euro within the European Union. It also gives information on the Single European Payments Area (SEPA).

Disputes with financial institutions in other EU countries
FIN-NET is a mechanism that allows unresolved cross-border disputes between you and your financial service provider to be solved quickly and easily.
This document is in: Consumer protection

The euro currency
The euro is the unit of currency of 19 EU Member States. Read about what to do if you need to exchange old currency or if you suspect notes or coins are counterfeit.