# finances - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
High commissions charged by financial advisors means there is always a conflict of interest when dealing with clients and many are far too well paid for their efforts, writes David Quinn.
# finances - Sunday 19 May, 2013
Many sensible individuals are now rightly worried about the security of their savings and investments, writes David Quinn who says diversification is key.
# finances - Sunday 5 May, 2013
Revealing personal and confidential details in his new book, George Mordaunt talks about his own debt recovery programme and his struggle with the banks. He says debt resolution exists and questions why more don’t know about it.
# finances - Sunday 28 April, 2013
How pensions work, how to read a payslip, dealing with personal taxes, how to choose and take out a loan (and how to pay it back), these should all be taught in school, writes Sinead Doherty.
# finances - Tuesday 23 April, 2013
# finances - Sunday 14 April, 2013
The Irish Postmasters’ Union has called on the Bank of Ireland to roll out bank accounts with An Post in line with a recent UK decision.
# finances - Friday 29 March, 2013
The figure is slightly better than it was a few months ago – but one third of businesses are still waiting more than three months to be paid.
# finances - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
The GAA’s Director-General has admitted it is a huge concern the financial pressures that are being put on the grassroots of the association.
# finances - Saturday 2 February, 2013
Professor John McHale, the chairman of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council, said Ireland has made huge progress – but is not out of the woods yet.
# finances - Friday 11 January, 2013
December’s index saw the largest one month point decline in seventeen years.
# finances - Monday 10 December, 2012
Just five days after Budget 2013, there have already been calls to move next year’s Budget to a different month. What do you think – good idea? Bad idea?
# finances - Thursday 6 December, 2012
# finances - Wednesday 5 December, 2012
The Irish Pharmacy Union has warned that hiking up the cost of prescriptions for people on low incomes could end up costing the government a lot more money than it will save.
The company also announced today it will be conducting a strategic review of its loss making US chain Fresh & Easy.
# finances - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
A total of 60 per cent of small businesses which applied for credit were successful according to the Red C poll.
# finances - Friday 2 November, 2012
More than five years after the first contract was signed, the deadline for recommencing work at the Poolbeg site has been pushed back again.
# finances - Thursday 18 October, 2012
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Shares fell more than 9 per cent in Google after it mistakenly filed its latest earnings too early.
# finances - Sunday 7 October, 2012
Fine Gael and Labour have repeatedly said that income tax won’t be increased in the Budget – but they’ve still crunched the numbers on just how much it could raise.
# finances - Thursday 23 August, 2012
The Department of Finance has said the price of petrol and diesel is outside of the Government’s control.
# finances - Monday 20 August, 2012
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# finances - Tuesday 10 July, 2012
Yesterday, it emerged that more than 1.8 million people have less than €100 left over each month. Regardless of what you earn, do you save money each month?
# finances - Monday 9 July, 2012
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# finances - Wednesday 13 June, 2012
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Jamie Dimon testifying to US Senate about how America’s biggest bank lost $2 billion in six weeks.
# finances - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
More than half of people surveyed said they are saving less per month than they think they should be saving.
# finances - Saturday 24 March, 2012
The Central Bank report looked at risks to the Irish economy and noted that Ireland still has a long way to go before the economy gets back to normal.
# finances - Sunday 18 March, 2012
Finances allowing, of course. From Antigua Guatemala to San Sebastian, we take a look at the most beautiful, historic and downright fascinating locations for you to discover this year. # finances - Saturday 25 February, 2012
Some of the more interesting items found in Brendan Howlin’s financial report cards.
# finances - Monday 14 November, 2011
The IBRC – formerly Anglo – is to apply for his insolvency proceedings in Northern Ireland to be annulled, saying the courts do not have jurisdiction over Quinn.
# finances - Monday 7 November, 2011
Accord, which offers counselling services to couples, said that the majority of its clients in the first half of 2011 blamed financial pressures for putting strain on their relationship.
# finances - Wednesday 2 November, 2011
Independent TD Stephen Donnelly says even Michael Noonan once argued that this is not our debt; it is not required by the EU/IMF and the markets will punish us for it.
# finances - Tuesday 1 November, 2011
Former trader Nick Leeson speaks to those working at the heart of financial markets and finds that uncertainty and confusion is thwarting a move forward.
# finances - Friday 7 October, 2011
The Legal Aid Board’s report for 2010 shows that demand for its services has grown by over 70 per cent over four years.
# finances - Tuesday 29 March, 2011
Report of CAB inquiry comes as Independent TD due to address the Dáil on last week’s tribunal findings.
# finances - Wednesday 2 March, 2011
Survey says that one in six lie to their partner about their debts.
# finances - Wednesday 8 December, 2010
Or has the Budget reassured you about your future, and that of the country?