Ryanair small print rip off blasted by watchdog

Sarah Coles
Ryanair tailfin
Ryanair tailfin

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The advertising watchdog has blasted Ryanair for misleading customers with an advert for cheap flights that many would not qualify for. It rapped the airline for not including charges for debit and credit cards in the price, because any effort to avoid the charges could force them to miss out on the deal.

So why was the Advertising Standards Agency so unimpressed, and will it persuade Ryanair to change its ways?