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Double bills and incorrect discounts as energy suppliers apologise for payment errors
Customers reported issues with the services yesterday.
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'Absurd and frightening': How high could 'skyrocketing' energy prices go this winter?
Tough choices lie ahead in both the short and long term.
Experts agree that the energy price crisis is likely to get worse in the coming months and year ahead.
The UK's energy price cap nearly doubled last week and is an indicator of what consumers in Ireland are facing.
In the short-term, governments must intervene but in the long-term it's about renewable energy.
Price hikes: SSE Airtricity to increase gas bills by 39% and electricity by 35.4%
17,000 apply for emergency social welfare payments for food, fuel and clothing in July alone
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Explainer: Who benefits from the €200 electricity rebate and how do I make sure I do?
A quick guide to the new electricity credit scheme.
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Plan to take €100 off the first electricity bills of 2022 to be discussed by Cabinet next week
Electricity prices increased by almost 5% in November, up nearly 21% over the 12 months.
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It costs over €17,000 per year to run a house - just under half the average wage
People who took out a 90% mortgage this year are likely to pay out €11,000 per year.
# getting a raise
Want to know how to land a pay rise? Our careers expert will answer your questions
We want your questions ahead of a live Q&A on Facebook this Monday.
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'It goes beyond money': How to ask for a pay rise AND get your boss to agree
It’s the universal question. So what’s the best way to tackle it?
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It costs about €16,000 per year to run a house - just under half the average wage
However, it’s about €5,000 less than during the boom.
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Irish Water have finally stopped sending out bills - here's what it means to you
Households will longer receive Irish Water bills from this month, as the suspension of water charges begins to take tangible effect.
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Electricity bills are about to be hiked for everyone to pay for more renewable energy
Proposed changes are expected to add €20 to the average yearly household bill and €65 for businesses.
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7 ways you definitely know you're an adult now
You mightn’t feel it, but you definitely are. Sorry.
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This wedding guest was billed €68 for not showing up to the reception
Is this acceptable behaviour?
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Who should pay the bill on a first date?
A question for the ages.
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Irish Water: "People are getting used to the water bill coming in the door"
The utility says it expects more people will pay the second round of bills.
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The government is 'very happy' that less than half of Irish Water customers have paid
They said this is broadly in line with what they were expecting…
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If you want your water meter tested, it could cost you an extra €100
One TD says the situation is “infuriating”.
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Water charges will be taken from wages after people are given "every opportunity" - Minister
Minister of State Gerald Nash said the government discussed the proposals this week.
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Who foots the bill for the Ian Bailey case? We won't find out for a month
The taxpayer? Or Bailey himself?
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Has your first Irish Water bill arrived in the door today?
They’re due to start arriving through letterboxes today.
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Irish Water explain why they want to know the colour of your hall door
They say they want to know, but that there’s a good reason.
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Irish Water plans to send out hundreds of thousands of incorrect bills
Because people haven’t filled in their forms correctly.
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What happens if I don't pay my bill, and other questions for Irish Water
John Tierney said he didn’t forsee a situation ”where we would have to be taking people to court”. But what will happen to those who don’t pay out?
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The 8 emotions of the first payday after Christmas
We’ve been waiting, such a long time….
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'Things are more likely to be getting worse than better for consumers'
Most people also expect to pay more on essential items over the next six months.
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Here's what we know about the new water charges
The measures will be brought before Cabinet tomorrow and formally announced on Wednesday
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After saying 'no way, we won't pay', UK agrees to half of €2bn bill from Europe
And they don’t have to pay until September 2015.
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Cameron: 'No way are we paying a surprise bill from the EU for €2bn'
“If people think that is going to happen they’ve got another thing coming.”
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Water charges kick in tomorrow. Find out how much you'll be paying...
The average annual household bill will be €238.
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New bill will "recognise different family forms"
The revised general scheme of the Children and Family Relationships Bill was published today.
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Hogan: 'Water pressure will be turned down to a trickle for people who don't pay'
We have a decision….
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Over 15,000 gas and electricity customers were cut-off for not paying in 2013
That’s down significantly on the previous year.
# What's Left Survey
1.8 million people have less than €100 left after bills are paid
Plus here’s how much money people are spending on bills on average every month.
# Personal Insolvency Act
Insolvency service to take applications from 9 September
Insolvent debtors are being advised to attempt to work out an agreement with their creditors before contacting the service.
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Pub uses Facebook to shame drinker who didn't pay
The man left without paying what he owed… and the bar’s campaign went viral.
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NTMA to sell €500m of T-Bills this week
The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) will undertake the seventh Treasury Bill sale of 2013 on Thursday.
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NTMA to sell €500m of T-bills at auction this week
The agency plan to sell the bills on Thursday 20 June, 2013 and offer a three-month maturity on them.
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Ireland sells €500m of Treasury Bills at auction
The T-Bills were sold at a yield of 0.19 per cent.
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Ireland sells €500m of Treasury Bills at auction
The T-Bills have a maturity of three months and were sold at an annual interest rate of 0.24 per cent.
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This is what the new Local Property Tax form will look like...
The form will need to be completed before the LPT comes into effect on 1 July.
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Number of people having gas and electricity cut off has tripled
Almost 7,000 customers had their gas or electricity disconnected in the first three months of this year.