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The online marketplace and consumer protection in Kenya

The growth of internet usage has led to serious engagement by buyers and sellers in various online marketplaces in Kenya. It is possible today using various types of devices to buy and sell virtually any type of goods and services. 729 more words

Consumer rights – known quantity or missed opportunity?

How well do consumers understand their rights when buying goods and services, and does it matter? Two pieces of research released this summer draw very different conclusions about consumers’ understanding of their rights – we explore the reasons why. 497 more words

Consumer Rights

Apple: The most controling technology brand out there?

Apple is possibly the most famous and well known techology brand in the world. They have a reputation for creating the smartest and greatest smartphones in history. 649 more words

Technology

West Yorkshire campaign up for £2,000 award

We have less than a week to help West Yorkshire Trading Standards win £2,000 from Lottery Good Causes for its SAFER (Scams and Fraud Education for Residents) campaign. 397 more words

Trading Standards Institute

Do you know your rights when travelling abroad?

Summer is finally here, the kids have finished school and it’s time for a getaway. Organising a holiday aboard can be stressful at the best of times. 1,222 more words

Trading Standards Institute

"It's all your own fault"

The banks are keen to tell us that they have changed. They have seen the error of their ways. Everything that they do now is centred on their customers. 433 more words

Opinion

Need a legitimate trader? Look no further

Certified traders. Approved traders. Trusted traders. For consumers, it’s increasingly difficult to determine which approval schemes are legitimate and which are not. Who can they trust and which logo should they look for? 121 more words

Consumer Rights