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# expensive - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Dublin ranked as one of the most expensive places to live in Europe
# Money Money
# Money Money

Dublin ranked as one of the most expensive places to live in Europe

Jun 9th 2020, 8:29 AM 62,196 Views 107 Comments

A new cost of living survey has placed Dublin 46th in the world.

# expensive - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

'We couldn't afford him' - Klopp hints that Liverpool wanted Coutinho back
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

'We couldn't afford him' - Klopp hints that Liverpool wanted Coutinho back

Aug 20th 2019, 12:40 AM 11,082 Views 4 Comments

The Reds boss has suggested insufficient funds prevented the club from bringing the player back to Merseyside.

# expensive - Monday 4 June, 2018

Barcelona defender's new contract has a €500 million buyout clause
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

Barcelona defender's new contract has a €500 million buyout clause

Jun 4th 2018, 6:14 PM 12,926 Views 7 Comments

France defender Samuel Umtiti has agreed a deal to stay at the club until 2023.

# expensive - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Calls for Revenue to scrap 1890 number as some mobile networks charging 'out of bundle' prices
# Expensive
# Expensive

Calls for Revenue to scrap 1890 number as some mobile networks charging 'out of bundle' prices

May 20th 2018, 7:00 AM 25,525 Views 32 Comments

‘People often assume that it is a free telephone service until their credit runs out or when they receive their bill at the end of the month.’

# expensive - Friday 2 March, 2018

Polish official says Germany could owe Poland €690 billion for World War II damages
# Expensive
# Expensive

Polish official says Germany could owe Poland €690 billion for World War II damages

Mar 2nd 2018, 3:31 PM 32,780 Views 95 Comments

To date, Poland has not made an official demand.

# expensive - Monday 11 September, 2017

Bottle deposit scheme on the way for Scotland, but Irish government says it's still too expensive
# Recycling
# Recycling

Bottle deposit scheme on the way for Scotland, but Irish government says it's still too expensive

Sep 11th 2017, 6:15 AM 16,588 Views 61 Comments

Despite calls from the Green Party to introduce such a plan, the minister is not budging.

# expensive - Sunday 13 August, 2017

'Horror stories' about Irish rents are turning foreign tech workers off in their droves
# Expensive
# Expensive

'Horror stories' about Irish rents are turning foreign tech workers off in their droves

Aug 13th 2017, 5:00 PM 57,805 Views 89 Comments

There has been a big increase in candidates turning down job offers, one recruiter says.

# expensive - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Cards Against Humanity released a 'For Her' version - which is the exact same as the original but more expensive
# Pink Tax
From The Daily Edge
# Pink Tax

Cards Against Humanity released a 'For Her' version - which is the exact same as the original but more expensive

Jul 12th 2017, 8:36 AM 4,842 Views 11 Comments

Satire for a good cause.

# expensive - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Dublin is the 66th most expensive city in the world for expats
# Fare City
# Fare City

Dublin is the 66th most expensive city in the world for expats

Jun 21st 2017, 8:36 AM 11,020 Views 25 Comments

Angolan capital Luanda has taken top spot from Hong Kong, with New York in 9th place and London in 30th.

# expensive - Friday 16 June, 2017

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a rip-off?

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a rip-off?

Jun 16th 2017, 8:42 AM 39,926 Views 187 Comments

An EU-wide survey found we are the most expensive nation in Europe when it comes to alcohol and cigarettes.

# expensive - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Dublin is almost as expensive for workers to live in as London
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Dublin is almost as expensive for workers to live in as London

Mar 25th 2017, 8:00 AM 16,638 Views 28 Comments

The weaker pound has made the British capital much cheaper against its international peers.

# expensive - Monday 5 September, 2016

Motorists paying an extra €250 per year over spiralling insurance costs
# Premiums
# Premiums

Motorists paying an extra €250 per year over spiralling insurance costs

Sep 5th 2016, 7:39 AM 15,088 Views 68 Comments

Insurance premiums are wiping out any savings motorists are making from low fuel prices.

# expensive - Friday 5 August, 2016

Dublin has become one of the world’s most expensive cities but is still ‘good value’
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Dublin has become one of the world’s most expensive cities but is still ‘good value’

Aug 5th 2016, 12:27 PM 21,777 Views 41 Comments

So says property group Savills which puts housing and office expenses in the capital at less than half those for London.

# expensive - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Ireland has the highest alcohol prices in the EU (almost double the average)
# Survey
# Survey

Ireland has the highest alcohol prices in the EU (almost double the average)

Jun 15th 2016, 9:04 PM 35,762 Views 138 Comments

It’s also the second most expensive country for tobacco.

# expensive - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

14 signs that Dublin needs to cop the f**k on
# Cop On
From The Daily Edge
# Cop On

14 signs that Dublin needs to cop the f**k on

May 18th 2016, 1:29 PM 20,677 Views 10 Comments

Stop it now, Dublin.

# expensive - Sunday 8 May, 2016

No surprises here: Dublin is Europe's eighth most expensive city
# Cash Money
# Cash Money

No surprises here: Dublin is Europe's eighth most expensive city

May 8th 2016, 7:00 AM 31,348 Views 51 Comments

Cost of living in Dublin is around twice that of Athens or Lisbon.

# expensive - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Check out One Hyde Park - London's most exclusive rental property
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Check out One Hyde Park - London's most exclusive rental property

Apr 30th 2016, 6:00 PM 33,195 Views 32 Comments

The luxury London rental pile boasts some insanely luxurious amenities – such as a private cinema, pool, spa, and golfing area.

# expensive - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

A box of Kellogg's cereal has been spotted on sale for €13 in Dublin
# Ah Here
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Here

A box of Kellogg's cereal has been spotted on sale for €13 in Dublin

Apr 19th 2016, 8:05 PM 10,525 Views 3 Comments

We are through the looking glass now, people.

# expensive - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment
# Living In A Box
# Living In A Box

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment

Apr 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 51,983 Views 57 Comments

If you think the rents in Dublin are crazy, you should see what they’re like in San Francisco, California…

# expensive - Thursday 31 December, 2015

These are the five most expensive Airbnb rentals for New Year's Eve
# All The Money
# All The Money

These are the five most expensive Airbnb rentals for New Year's Eve

Dec 31st 2015, 7:00 AM 21,110 Views 4 Comments

The top range from €3,524 to €5,277 a night.

# expensive - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Denis O'Brien is to purchase a €2.5 million painting and donate it to the state
# Philanthropist
# Philanthropist

Denis O'Brien is to purchase a €2.5 million painting and donate it to the state

Nov 18th 2015, 4:13 PM 16,784 Views 113 Comments

The painting is part of the Russborough House collection which has been the subject of much controversy over the last six months.

# expensive - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Manchester United overpaid for Anthony Martial by a whopping €28 million
# Price Tag
From The42
# Price Tag

Manchester United overpaid for Anthony Martial by a whopping €28 million

Sep 8th 2015, 11:36 AM 13,401 Views 14 Comments

According to the CIES Football Observatory that is.

# expensive - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Here's what it's like inside the fanciest hotel in Ireland
# So Fancy
# So Fancy

Here's what it's like inside the fanciest hotel in Ireland

Sep 2nd 2015, 6:47 PM 36,740 Views 23 Comments

Kim and Kanye stayed there, but what’s Ballyfin like?

# expensive - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Care home refused to call fire brigade following alarm as it would have cost too much
# Too Hot To Handle
# Too Hot To Handle

Care home refused to call fire brigade following alarm as it would have cost too much

Aug 26th 2015, 1:09 PM 20,987 Views 31 Comments

The Richmond House care home in Monkstown, south Dublin, was found to be negligent in several ways following a HIQA inspection in June.

# expensive - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Rickshaw driver attempts to charge family €290 for 10-minute ride
# Bad Form
# Bad Form

Rickshaw driver attempts to charge family €290 for 10-minute ride

Jul 23rd 2015, 9:34 PM 68,769 Views 53 Comments

Thankfully, police arrived at the scene while the incident was ongoing.

Take 4: Homes for every budget
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Jul 23rd 2015, 5:33 PM 2,847 Views 0 Comments

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

# expensive - Friday 3 July, 2015

What else could I get for the... €2.1 million pricetag on this waterside getaway in Dublin?
# Around The Country
# Around The Country

What else could I get for the... €2.1 million pricetag on this waterside getaway in Dublin?

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:33 AM 5,602 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at what €2.1 million would get you around the rest of the country.

# expensive - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

So what's the most expensive city to live in if you're an expat?
# Cities Of Gold
# Cities Of Gold

So what's the most expensive city to live in if you're an expat?

Jun 17th 2015, 12:41 PM 20,236 Views 13 Comments

It’s not Dublin would you believe.

# expensive - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Irish electricity is still ridiculously expensive...
# Turn Off The Lights
# Turn Off The Lights

Irish electricity is still ridiculously expensive...

May 31st 2015, 7:30 PM 22,269 Views 83 Comments

But why? We pay the third highest tariffs in the EU, behind only Germany and Denmark.

# expensive - Thursday 28 May, 2015

This week’s vital property news: The price of land in Dublin and Rory McIlroy's house for sale
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

This week’s vital property news: The price of land in Dublin and Rory McIlroy's house for sale

May 28th 2015, 5:17 PM 3,641 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# expensive - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

11 minutes of madness: Sale of Picasso painting sets world record
# I'll Take Two
# I'll Take Two

11 minutes of madness: Sale of Picasso painting sets world record

May 12th 2015, 7:26 AM 15,325 Views 36 Comments

It took eleven minutes before a winner emerged.

# expensive - Monday 27 April, 2015

Like surfing? Like wearing a sharp suit? Now you can do both at the same time
# Lookin' Slick
# Lookin' Slick

Like surfing? Like wearing a sharp suit? Now you can do both at the same time

Apr 27th 2015, 3:30 PM 14,892 Views 11 Comments

When business and surfing collide…

# expensive - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Five properties to view this weekend... over €500,000
# Viewing Advised
# Viewing Advised

Five properties to view this weekend... over €500,000

Mar 5th 2015, 6:31 PM 7,800 Views 2 Comments

Here are 5 of the best properties over half a mill that you can view this weekend.

# expensive - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Billionaire's soon-to-be ex-wife requests $1 million per month child support
# High Maintenance
# High Maintenance

Billionaire's soon-to-be ex-wife requests $1 million per month child support

Feb 24th 2015, 2:23 PM 40,247 Views 92 Comments

The expenses include $6,800 a month in groceries.

# expensive - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Malaysia declares all on board MH370 dead, angering relatives
# End Of Search
# End Of Search

Malaysia declares all on board MH370 dead, angering relatives

Jan 29th 2015, 10:40 PM 20,864 Views 32 Comments

Authorities earlier declared the flight to have been an accident.

# expensive - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Manchester United will spend almost €500 million in total on Shaw, Di Maria and Mata
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

Manchester United will spend almost €500 million in total on Shaw, Di Maria and Mata

Dec 17th 2014, 1:56 PM 8,670 Views 5 Comments

Luis Suarez’s move to Barcelona could amount to over €250 million.

# expensive - Thursday 11 December, 2014

People are really split on that awkward Channel 4 cereal cafe interview
# Cereal Killer
From The Daily Edge
# Cereal Killer

People are really split on that awkward Channel 4 cereal cafe interview

Dec 11th 2014, 9:19 AM 9,862 Views 20 Comments

Channel 4 had questions about poverty in the area.

# expensive - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Sol Campbell thinks the Arsenal 'Invincibles' squad would cost over £1 billion today
# Expensive
From The42
# Expensive

Sol Campbell thinks the Arsenal 'Invincibles' squad would cost over £1 billion today

Oct 26th 2014, 12:07 AM 8,280 Views 17 Comments

The former Gunners defender believes the 2004 team would be better than any current team.

# expensive - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

RTÉ is switching off Longwave 252 but don't worry, most listeners won't be affected
# Switch Over
# Switch Over

RTÉ is switching off Longwave 252 but don't worry, most listeners won't be affected

Sep 24th 2014, 8:21 AM 13,735 Views 37 Comments

The service is “very expensive” and is “unsustainable” in terms of the RTÉ’s current financial position.

# expensive - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

12 signs Dublin has completely lost the run of itself
# Notions
From The Daily Edge
# Notions

12 signs Dublin has completely lost the run of itself

Sep 16th 2014, 9:30 PM 133,600 Views 132 Comments

Again.

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