Haggling can get you good deals

Haggling has never been a major part of Irish consumer culture, but it can really pay to be assertive at the counter.

20th September, 2008

Haggling has never been a major part of Irish consumer culture, but it can really pay to be assertive at the counter.

The Irish are not hagglers by nature. Unlike many other countries, where buyers are expected to make an outrageously low offer for an item, only to be met by a slightly reduced selling price by the vendor, the Irish will often baulk when confronted with these situations. Fear of being viewed as a...

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