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Other material
Member State Finland
Title The Guidelines of the Consumer Ombudsman: Price expressions as a marketing method
Emanating from Kuluttaja-asiamies (The Consumer Ombudsman)
URL http://www.kkv.fi/ratkaisut-ja-julkaisut/julkaisut/kuluttaja-asiamiehen-linjaukset/aihekohtaiset/hintailmaisut-markkinointikeinona/
Keywords clearance sale, discounts, guarantee, price indication, special offer

Unfair Commercial Practices Directive, Chapter 2, Section 1, Article 7, 4. , Unfair Commercial Practices Directive, link

These guidelines are based on contemporary legislation, legal practice and the Consumer Disputes Board’s decisions. By following the guidelines, traders can confirm the legality of their actions. E.g. the following are explained: price expressions in sales, clearance sales and special offers as well as other price expressions and price guarantees.