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# Cost of Living

Last year
All electricity customers to get €90 off bills over seven instalments
Varadkar says he'll reveal plans for eviction ban and cost-of-living supports in mid-February
Plan to abolish public hospital charges to come before Cabinet later
Electric Ireland error means PAYG customers have avoided higher gas rate since August
Rate of inflation drops slightly to 8.2% in the year to December
Taoiseach: 'No cliff edge to cost-of-living supports at the end of February'
Inflation led to surge in Christmas grocery spend compared to 2021
Government to consider extending cost-of-living support measures beyond February
All time
Financial expert: Three steps to helping you fight the rising cost of living
Mark Coan
Electric Ireland to give all residential customers €50 credit
'They're facing grave choices': Survey shows cancer patients cutting back on heating over costs
Cost-of-living pressures will persist in 2023 but Ireland should escape a recession, ESRI says
Energy costs: Pinergy to increase electricity bills by 14% from January
Information booklet on how to reduce energy use will be delivered to over two million households
Alternative option to toll increases will have to be found before the new year, says Tánaiste
Taoiseach says transport minister examining 'how best to deal' with rise in toll charges
Cabinet green lights windfall tax on energy companies
Four Cost of Living lump sum supports to be paid to over 800,000 people this week
'People are in real crisis': Cost-of-living protests take place across the country
Heineken to hike keg prices by 9% due to 'significant' rise in production costs
Irish shoppers turn to cheaper cuts of meat in light of cost of living crisis
Prepay Power increases electricity rates for the second time this year
Analysis: We can expect to see interest rates continue to march higher this week
Victor Duggan
Protestors stage sit-down protest inside the Houses of Parliament about cost of living crisis
'It's like a pay cut': Liffey Valley staff say new parking charges could cost some workers €12.50 a day
Revised terms amounting to a 6.5% pay increase accepted by public service workers
Winter eviction ban being kept under review, says Taoiseach
Cabinet signs off on plan for three €200 energy credits
Jennifer Whitmore: The lifting of planning rules for solar panels is welcome but long overdue
Jennifer Whitmore
Food businesses remaining closed early in week to save on energy costs
Cost cited as most important factor for Irish consumers when buying food
Inflation has reached 8.6% since start of 2022, but lower than Eurozone average
Analysis: ‘Giveaway’ budget can’t gloss over collapsing living standards
Victor Duggan
Varadkar 'does not envisage' mini-budget as Taoiseach but can't rule out further intervention
Explained: How can I get the most out of Budget 2023?
Ralph Benson
'Energy payments help, but how much will our bills go up?': Your response to Budget 2023
'Our citizens need help': Everything you need to know about Budget 2023
Analysis: Minister Donohoe, this is what you should and shouldn't do tomorrow
Victor Duggan
Money Diary: An office worker in the east on €26K working in Dublin reader
‘How dare you not protect our future': Cost of living becomes a fresh rallying point in a new era of protest