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#Debit Cards

# debit-cards - All time

Spending on air travel more than doubled in the first week of Phase 2
# Getting Out Of Here
# Getting Out Of Here

Spending on air travel more than doubled in the first week of Phase 2

Jun 17th 2020, 12:18 PM 27,705 Views 26 Comments

The Government, however, is continuing to advise against booking holidays abroad in the near future.

Money being spent on credit and debit cards is almost back to pre-Covid levels
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Money being spent on credit and debit cards is almost back to pre-Covid levels

Jun 16th 2020, 10:33 AM 13,664 Views 21 Comments

There was a sharp drop in ATM withdrawals in April.

Bank of Ireland restricts contactless and online payments on some debit cards due to fraud fears
# Precautionary
# Precautionary

Bank of Ireland restricts contactless and online payments on some debit cards due to fraud fears

Jan 11th 2019, 3:09 PM 40,488 Views 32 Comments

Customers who are affected can’t use their card for contactless payments or online until a new card is issued.

Bank of Ireland says problems with debit cards being declined is now resolved
# Back Working
# Back Working

Bank of Ireland says problems with debit cards being declined is now resolved

Jun 21st 2018, 1:18 PM 58,314 Views 75 Comments

There were widespread complaints about transaction faults this afternoon.

Irish people spent over €1.3 billion on internet shopping last year - most of us used our debit cards

Irish people spent over €1.3 billion on internet shopping last year - most of us used our debit cards

Feb 16th 2018, 8:35 PM 12,052 Views 49 Comments

Irish people spent a total of €1.34 billion in December on internet shopping.

Credit and debit card fees for retailers have just been halved
# Slashed
# Slashed

Credit and debit card fees for retailers have just been halved

Dec 9th 2015, 12:03 PM 20,440 Views 41 Comments

It remains to be seen whether businesses will pass the savings onto customers.

You can now pay for far more with contactless payments
# Can't Touch This
# Can't Touch This

You can now pay for far more with contactless payments

Oct 31st 2015, 2:33 PM 26,081 Views 52 Comments

The threshold is doubling.

€1 in every €3 spent in Ireland is now put on a Visa card
# Flexible Friends
# Flexible Friends

€1 in every €3 spent in Ireland is now put on a Visa card

Jan 26th 2015, 11:06 AM 8,795 Views 23 Comments

A veritable ton of money.

Permanent TSB hit by 'short-term' technical glitch
# Debit Cards
# Debit Cards

Permanent TSB hit by 'short-term' technical glitch

Oct 4th 2014, 5:40 PM 15,396 Views 17 Comments

But don’t worry, it’s all fixed now.

Credit Union debit cards to be rolled out by January 2015
# CHARGE IT
# CHARGE IT

Credit Union debit cards to be rolled out by January 2015

Apr 17th 2014, 9:43 AM 11,499 Views 53 Comments

The cards will be similar to the old Laser card as money can only be spent if there are funds in the account.

Credit Unions could be using debit cards by next year
# Flexible Friends
# Flexible Friends

Credit Unions could be using debit cards by next year

Mar 31st 2014, 12:41 PM 9,246 Views 20 Comments

The facility could be in place for individual credit unions next January.

Some Bank of Ireland cards to be blocked from AIB machines
# ATM Only Cards
# ATM Only Cards

Some Bank of Ireland cards to be blocked from AIB machines

Feb 4th 2014, 10:52 AM 26,751 Views 24 Comments

The cards are not “internationally branded”, AIB said, and will no longer function in ATMs this April.

AIB says its debit cards are now working at non-AIB ATMs
# Technical Problems
# Technical Problems

AIB says its debit cards are now working at non-AIB ATMs

Dec 22nd 2013, 3:45 PM 20,828 Views 70 Comments

Cardholders cannot withdraw cash at non-AIB cash points.

Issue with AIB debit cards ‘has been resolved’ says bank
# Card Problems
# Card Problems

Issue with AIB debit cards ‘has been resolved’ says bank

Dec 20th 2013, 5:53 PM 29,297 Views 59 Comments

Customers said they were unable to use debit cards at non-AIB ATMs and in shops.

Everyone please stop posting your bank card details on Twitter
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

Everyone please stop posting your bank card details on Twitter

Dec 8th 2013, 11:00 AM 10,873 Views 4 Comments

Just stop.

Concerns about short notice given to Irish Rail customers over backcharges
# Tech Fault
# Tech Fault

Concerns about short notice given to Irish Rail customers over backcharges

Jun 7th 2013, 1:55 PM 20,225 Views 62 Comments

Did you think you had taken that train for free?

Consumers ditching cheques and cash for debit cards
# Chequing Out
# Chequing Out

Consumers ditching cheques and cash for debit cards

Jun 6th 2013, 10:07 AM 6,522 Views 43 Comments

A new report has shown that the use of online banking is on the rise though the value of payments has fallen/

Investigators uncover $45 million global ATM fraud ring
# ATM Fraud
# ATM Fraud

Investigators uncover $45 million global ATM fraud ring

May 11th 2013, 7:18 PM 13,793 Views 18 Comments

At least ten people have been arrested around the world, over a scam which exploited pre-PIN technology.

Irish consumers' Visa card expenditure rises to record €15.5bn
# Cards
# Cards

Irish consumers' Visa card expenditure rises to record €15.5bn

Jan 15th 2013, 9:31 AM 3,833 Views 11 Comments

According to Visa, €1 in every €7 of consumer spending in Ireland is now on a Visa debit, credit or prepaid card.

Average Irish consumer 'will spend €227 online this Christmas'
# 29 Days To Go
# 29 Days To Go

Average Irish consumer 'will spend €227 online this Christmas'

Nov 26th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,331 Views 18 Comments

Visa Europe says Irish consumers will spend a total of €420 million shopping online for the holiday season.

40 jobs to be created in Dublin by mobile payment company
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

40 jobs to be created in Dublin by mobile payment company

Sep 14th 2012, 8:02 AM 5,704 Views 22 Comments

SumUp, which helps small businesses take payments using mobile technology, is setting up a customer support centre in Dublin.

Visa card spending in Ireland up by 48pc last year
# Spending
# Spending

Visa card spending in Ireland up by 48pc last year

Jan 17th 2012, 11:24 AM 2,490 Views 24 Comments

Irish people spent €13 billion on Visa cards last year, while the number of transactions on Visa cards grew by 76 per cent.

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Aug 16th 2011, 7:58 PM 1,696 Views 2 Comments

In your fix today: Plans for a Eurozone ‘financial government’, urgent medical advice from the Irish Heart Foundation, and the best presentation you’ve ever seen… on an iPod.

Irish people shunning cash for cards - but still lag behind EU average
# E-payment
# E-payment

Irish people shunning cash for cards - but still lag behind EU average

Aug 16th 2011, 3:03 PM 620 Views 34 Comments

New data shows that Irish people are embracing cashless transactions – but we’re still behind the European average.

Visa cards to replace Laser allowing for 'contactless' payments
# The Future!
# The Future!

Visa cards to replace Laser allowing for 'contactless' payments

Jul 18th 2011, 12:00 PM 3,761 Views 31 Comments

AIB has announced it is joining Bank of Ireland in rolling out the new cards.

ATM fraud: five times more common now than in 2010
# Skimming
# Skimming

ATM fraud: five times more common now than in 2010

Jun 17th 2011, 3:21 PM 2,594 Views 10 Comments

Gardaí confirm a continuing probe investigation into the illegal skimming – but can’t say which ATMs are affected.