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Philosophy classes for builders

More than 500 workers from the dst construction group, from Braga, will take philosophy classes over the next three years.
In News, Portugal, Consumer Rights - 01 Oct 2022, 08:04

Customers must be notified of price hikes for electricity and gas 30 days in advance

In Consumer Rights, Economy - 21 Aug 2022, 15:03


Consumer Rights

Succession planning in Portugal – how to protect loved ones

Death and taxes are the two certainties, but it is surprising how many of us fail to properly plan during our lifetimes. 
In Business, Portugal, Lifestyle, Consumer Rights - 03 Aug 2022, 16:01

I’ve had a car crash – what next?

Nobody wants to have an accident, but if it does happens then we need to be prepared to...
In Portugal, Lifestyle, Consumer Rights - 16 Jul 2022, 16:01

Do young people know how to manage money?

In Consumer Rights - 08 Jul 2022, 18:01

Consequences of buying counterfeit products

In Consumer Rights - 18 May 2022, 10:09

Families struggling to repay their loans

In Consumer Rights - 12 May 2022, 10:43

Have your say on local green policies

In Consumer Rights - 02 May 2022, 17:25

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Surf Experience Music Festival returns to Lagos

The Surf Experience Lagos Music Festival has smashed their crowdfunder goal reaching over €6,000 for local charities!
In Community, Algarve, Other Events - 02 Oct 2022, 19:01

Younger-looking skin

When considering undergoing a medical procedure to rejuvenate the skin, it is crucial to...
In Health for the new age

Melanoma increases due to benign disease - Not sunlight

I was recently sent a report from the British Journal of Dermatology which...
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Other Consumer Rights Articles

Risk of banking exclusion among older people

DECO wants to make sure that the process of banking digitisation does not leave anyone...
In Consumer Rights - 08 Apr 2022, 15:18

Rising prices: how do we react?

DECO suggests some strategies to help you to rethink your personal finances in light of...
In Consumer Rights - 30 Mar 2022, 14:00

Lowering car’s fuel consumption

The Portuguese Consumer Rights Association (DECO) has suggested a couple of tips to save...
In Consumer Rights - 18 Mar 2022, 10:40

MILE 21: A tool that gives tips on car consumption

Actual fuel consumption may not be the main factor when choosing which car to buy, but it...
In Consumer Rights - 17 Mar 2022, 11:00

“Being cold at home should not be normal”

Do you pay attention to the efficiency of a property when buying one? Well, this is a...
In Consumer Rights, Home & Garden - 26 Feb 2022, 11:08

Madeira commercial lockdown

During the pandemic, many consumers from Madeira complained about not having access to...
In Consumer Rights, Madeira & Azores - 20 Feb 2022, 16:13

Reducing electricity bills while saving the planet

In Consumer Rights - 01 Feb 2022, 10:12

How to avoid overconsumption this Christmas

In Consumer Rights - 22 Dec 2021, 16:00