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Disclaimer - November 11, 2018

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Malta achieves positive results in Consumer Market Scoreboard

The European Commission’s recently published edition of the Consumer Market Scoreboard provides an overview...

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Scratched quartz kitchen top

Q: I purchased a quartz kitchen top with a 30-year guarantee against scratches and stains. Upon...

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Public warning statement

The Director General (Consumer Affairs), Josephine Borg, has issued a public statement in accordance with Article...

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Disclaimer - November 4, 2018

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Buying a product over the phone? Rights and responsibilities

Telesales is a popular form of distance selling that companies use to promote their products or services....

MCCAA continues to improve services through user-friendly online systems

During a press conference ad­dressed by Parliamentary Secretary for Consumer Protection and Valletta 2018 Deo...

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Weekly Consumer Tips - November 4, 2018

▪ Before agreeing to a purchase consumers should take note of the name of the person they are speaking to and...

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Disclaimer - October 28, 2018

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Shopping tips and responsibilities

To make sure we get the best value for our money, we need to make informed buying decisions. Information is...

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Engraving on bracelet

Q: Around three weeks ago I purchased a gold bracelet for my nephew who was going to be baptised...

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Weekly advice - October 28, 2018

• Consumers should look out for bombastic advertising and before buying gather information about the...

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Disclaimer - October 21, 2018

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Organising your wedding? Rights and responsibilities

Planning a wedding can be fun and exciting but it can also cause stress for the couple. To organise a wedding,...

Reduction in medicine prices

Parliamentary Secretary Deo Debattista recently an­nounced price reductions on 23 medicines and five medical...

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Weekly advice - October 21, 2018

• Couples need to shop around to find the services that best meet their needs. • Couples must...

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Disclaimer - October 14, 2018

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Your rights when defective products cause damages

Defective products may not only worry us because they stop functioning and we cannot use them, but also because...

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Doll not as described

Q: I bought a doll from a local toyshop. Before buying it I checked its box to see what it does....

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Weekly advice - October 14, 2018

• When a product is defective and the defect causes damage to the consumers’ health or property,...