Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Questions (294)

Tom Neville

Question:

294. Deputy Tom Neville asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation if there is a comparison website provided by the State to compare banking and finance products provided by financial institutions. [53382/19]

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Written answers (Question to Business)

In line with the requirements of Article 7 (Comparison websites) of Directive 2014/92/EU (Payment Accounts Directive), the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has a financial comparison section on the CCPC website https://www.ccpc.ie/consumers/financial-comparisons/. The website meets the requirements of the Directive and consumers can compare the product offerings of the main financial institutions for personal current accounts, personal loans, mortgages, deposit accounts, credit cards and student current accounts, credit cards and loans.