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26th March, 2019

Bad energy habits costing you money

Small habits that you may not even realise you are doing could be pushing up the cost of your energy bills.

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26th March, 2019

Ireland’s mobile speeds on the up for more providers

Eir and Three are catching up to Vodafone with faster mobile speeds.

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22nd March, 2019

eir offers free tablet device with broadband bundles

Available until 28 March 2019 - so get in quick!

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20th March, 2019

Irish households struggling to cover essentials bills resort to using their savings

People also turned to using credit and borrowing money to make ends meet.

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15th March, 2019

Get €5 off your Vodafone home broadband until the end of March

The discount is available across all Vodafone Home products and broadband speeds until the end of the month.

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14th March, 2019

Switch to a green energy deal this St Patrick’s Day

Renewable energy is becoming more popular as households look to reduce their carbon footprint.

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8th March, 2019

Sky broadband and home phone now available for only €35 a month, EXCLUSIVELY on Switcher.ie

Offer available until 28 March 2019 only on Switcher.ie

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8th March, 2019

Get your hands on speeds of up to 500Mbps thanks to Virgin Media's broadband revamp

Virgin Media has launched brand new broadband plans to help deliver a customised, faster and more reliable service.

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5th March, 2019

Ireland fares better than the UK when it comes to the cost of mobile data

The study was conducted by Cable.co.uk in 2018 across 230 countries world-wide.

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4th March, 2019

PrePayPower announces it will hike prices - becoming the 8th to do so in the last six months

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4th March, 2019

Electrics Ireland's price freeze is over and prices are going up

The price rise will come into effect for Electric Ireland customers on 1 April 2019.

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25th February, 2019

New mobile coverage checker map from ComReg has just been launched

The tool allows you to see what kind of mobile service you can get in an area.

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22nd February, 2019

Vodafone and Three pick up top prizes at the 2019 Switcher.ie Awards

Four other providers across the industry also took home awards last night.

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20th February, 2019

FREE Virgin Movies this weekend for Virgin Media TV customers

The offer in is celebration of the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival.

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19th February, 2019

New gas-only tariff from Flogas could save you up to €134

Available now on Switcher.ie to new Flogas customers.

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15th February, 2019

Why are all the energy suppliers hiking their prices - rising wholesale costs are to blame

The majority of suppliers who have recently put up their prices blame rising wholesale costs as the reason for doing so.

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15th February, 2019

Get an extra €10 off a month on eir broadband bundles for 12 months

This offer is for a limited time only so get in quick to save €120!

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14th February, 2019

Vodafone awarded ‘Best in Test’ for third year running

Test reveals Vodafone are top of class when it comes to speeds, calls and data.

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13th February, 2019

Here's everything you need to know about what's on TV this Valentine’s Day

Just call us the cupid of Valentine’s Day TV.

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11th February, 2019

A further €500 million to be invested by eir into fixed broadband network

The infrastructure will provide 1.4 million homes with a faster fibre connection.

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8th February, 2019

Bord Gáis Energy customers to see their bills go up come 10 March 2019

They are the sixth energy supplier so far to announce a winter price increase.

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7th February, 2019

Nominees announced for 2019 Switcher.ie Awards

For the second year in a row the awards will include categories across both the broadband and mobiles industries.

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5th February, 2019

Keeping kids safe online this Safer Internet Day

Switcher.ie has some helpful tips on how you can educate your children about cyber safety.

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31st January, 2019

New SuperSaver deal from Electric Ireland could save you hundreds of Euro

Available to new Electric Ireland electricity customers on Switcher.ie.

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22nd January, 2019

Latest research from Sky Broadband reveals people spending more time online than ever before

Social media, streaming content and reading the news are the most popular reasons for jumping online.

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