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# budget - Monday 10 October, 2016

Poll: Are you optimistic about the Budget? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you optimistic about the Budget?

After much speculation, tomorrow is D-Day.

# budget - Sunday 9 October, 2016

'We save the country billions but are held to ransom for having a good heart'

Over 200,000 family carers in Ireland currently deliver nearly €4 billion worth of care annually.

Back in time: Here's what definitely WON'T be in the Budget this year

Come with us on a journey through time and space, to Budget 2007.

"Unacceptable": Fianna Fáil's Budget battle with Varadkar is going down to the wire

The “11th hour” nature of the proposed delay in pension increases is not acceptable, according to Micheál Martin.

# budget - Saturday 8 October, 2016

# budget - Friday 7 October, 2016

"Leo likes to make you think he is all cuddly and caring. That's not him"

Fianna Fáil said it does not support delaying the rise in the state pension.

# budget - Thursday 6 October, 2016

'If Fine Gael breach the agreement, the Budget won't pass'

Fianna Fáil’s Sean Fleming said Fine Gael must deliver on their Budget promises.

# budget - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

More childcare, schools and capital spending, and lots of tax changes - Sinn Féin's budget proposals have received an advance copy of the party’s “alternative budget” to be unveiled today.

Irish people can't decide if they want tax cuts or increased spending

Tax cuts for some, miniature Irish flags for others.

# budget - Monday 3 October, 2016

'The Budget is an exercise in wasted energy and perpetuating short-termism'

Don’t expect anything that helps build on a long-term vision for Ireland.

Oops! Leo says Micheál Martin will announce next week's Budget

Leo Varadkar has called on Fianna Fáil to produce a costed list of Budget demands.

What businesses can expect from the government's billion-euro Budget giveaway

There’s likely to be some good news in a little over a week – but not everyone will have their wishes granted.

# budget - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge These last-minute Iceland supporters sum up that 'anyone but England' feeling In The Bag

# budget - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

This cheap flagship smartphone is out and it's impressing people*

*Specifically, the reviewers who managed to get their hands on it.

# budget - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Here's what our political parties have spent on election posters *

The ones that would tell us that is. asked all parties in the general election what their poster budget amounted to – here’s what we found out.

# budget - Thursday 4 February, 2016

New 25p supermarket has to close after it runs out of stock

The supermarket expects to re-open on Friday.

# budget - Monday 11 January, 2016

This tax measure brought in €57m more than expected, but was it fair?

A cap on tax relief on health insurance brought in €151 million.

# budget - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Ireland was €343 million in the black at the end of last month

Apartments in Bulgaria for all!

# budget - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Here is our pick of properties from €250k up to €1 million.

# budget - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

The average Irish person will spend almost €600 this Christmas

According to a Christmas spending survey. And we all think we’re worse off than last year. Mind you, last year we felt the same way…

# budget - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Looking for a cheaper smartphone? These are the best budget devices out there

You don’t have to break the bank if you want to buy a great phone.

# budget - Monday 9 November, 2015

Here's how many people will get more cash with the PRSI credit - and exactly how much they'll receive

The changes affect people on incomes from €352 to €424 a week.

# budget - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

# budget - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Why Fine Gael is NOT a party of the elite

Fianna Fáil’s efforts to paint Fine Gael as a party of the elite are fatally undermined by this week’s budget, according to junior minister Damien English.

# budget - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Poll: Did the coalition do enough to 'buy the election'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did the coalition do enough to 'buy the election'?

That’s what they’re being accused of. But are you more likely to vote for Fine Gael and/or Labour in the wake of this week’s Budget?

# budget - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Poll: How do you feel about the Budget? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How do you feel about the Budget?

Happy? Not happy? Couldn’t care less?

The Morning After: Here's what the papers made of Budget 2016

‘The Coppers Couple’ will do well out of this year’s package, according to the Times.

# budget - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

What the Budget means to someone earning around €30,000

How does this change things for you?

The good, the bad and USC: Here's what you had to say about Budget 2016

USC, Christmas bonuses, smoking tax…you had A LOT of opinions on it all.

What the Budget means for someone earning around €20,000

How does this change things for you?

Quiz: How much do you know about Budget 2016?

There’s a lot in it – how much attention were you paying?

Inside the highly unusual hotel at the centre of every Budget

Buswells Hotel is an integral part of Irish political life. So much so that until a few years ago the Dáil voting bell used to ring out in the bar.

Here's what's changed with the Universal Social Charge in the Budget

The much-hated USC has been cut.

Here are the winners and losers of Budget 2016. Where do you fall?

Tax cuts and welfare increases were the main elements of Budget 2016.

BUDGET 2016: Here's how it all went down

Cuts to the much-hated USC, extra government spending and a couple of surprises – we keep you across it all.

IN FULL: Brendan Howlin's Budget speech

“Today we reap the benefits of the hard work and resilience of the Irish people.”

Here's how families will be affected by the Budget

Child Benefit is up by a fiver and the Respite Care Grant has been restored.

The minimum wage is going up to €9.15 per hour

It’s an increase of 50c on the old rate.

Nama to build 80 new homes a week over next five years

Most of these will be houses and there will be a focus on starter homes.