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Two Irish energy companies have just raised their prices
# Not Gas
# Not Gas

Two Irish energy companies have just raised their prices

Jul 2nd 2018, 7:46 PM 24,411 Views 52 Comments

Panda Power and Pinergy have become the latest Irish energy companies to up their prices.

Bad weather is making the price of some vegetables soar

Bad weather is making the price of some vegetables soar

Feb 11th 2017, 4:00 PM 14,340 Views 25 Comments

The issue has hit some Irish supermarkets.

Car insurance gone up? Insurers will soon have to tell you why
# Rising Costs
# Rising Costs

Car insurance gone up? Insurers will soon have to tell you why

Jan 10th 2017, 8:27 PM 31,220 Views 62 Comments

New laws will be in place by the end of the year to ensure that insurance companies tell customers why they are paying more.

"Substantial once-off" fare increase for some rail commuters in the Dublin region "unavoidable"
# Rail
# Rail

"Substantial once-off" fare increase for some rail commuters in the Dublin region "unavoidable"

Nov 19th 2016, 7:00 AM 12,180 Views 23 Comments

There’s good news for commuters travelling to the city centre from Naas/Sallins and Kilcock stations.

How over-complicated products baffle people into making bad choices at the supermarket
# Puzzled
# Puzzled

How over-complicated products baffle people into making bad choices at the supermarket

May 13th 2016, 8:26 AM 15,912 Views 14 Comments

A new study by the ESRI has examined the phenomenon.

Oculus Rift apologises for its VR headset being pricier than expected
# Confusion
# Confusion

Oculus Rift apologises for its VR headset being pricier than expected

Jan 7th 2016, 4:52 PM 12,995 Views 28 Comments

Fans voiced their anger after it was revealed the headset and accessories would cost them €699.

Why is Wetherspoon’s more expensive in Cork than it is Dublin?
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Why is Wetherspoon’s more expensive in Cork than it is Dublin?

Sep 11th 2015, 2:10 PM 30,628 Views 60 Comments

Are Corkonians being ripped off?

The European Union has a bone to pick with Disneyland
# Consumer Rights
# Consumer Rights

The European Union has a bone to pick with Disneyland

Jul 29th 2015, 7:21 AM 21,328 Views 34 Comments

Are customers some certain countries being charged more?

Want to snap up some acres of land in Dublin? The price is on the rise
# On The Up
# On The Up

Want to snap up some acres of land in Dublin? The price is on the rise

May 26th 2015, 6:05 AM 13,185 Views 4 Comments

Agricultural land in Ireland remains expensive when compared with land prices in much of Northern Europe.

Here's how much the price of a pint in Ireland has gone up by since 1928
# Price Of A Pint
From The Daily Edge
# Price Of A Pint

Here's how much the price of a pint in Ireland has gone up by since 1928

Apr 21st 2015, 12:02 PM 5,681 Views 2 Comments

The answer may surprise you.

Your Dublin Bus and Irish Rail commutes just got more expensive
# Cash Money
# Cash Money

Your Dublin Bus and Irish Rail commutes just got more expensive

Dec 1st 2014, 9:14 AM 16,219 Views 65 Comments

But if you use a Leap card, you might be saving money.

Alcohol is getting more expensive, but shoes are cheaper than they were in 2013
# To Shop Or Not To Shop
# To Shop Or Not To Shop

Alcohol is getting more expensive, but shoes are cheaper than they were in 2013

Oct 9th 2014, 8:24 PM 9,437 Views 24 Comments

Buying tobacco and eating out will also set you back a bit more.

Why did farmers bring a Grim Reaper to an Aldi store?
# Retail
# Retail

Why did farmers bring a Grim Reaper to an Aldi store?

Sep 22nd 2014, 8:02 PM 18,591 Views 35 Comments

They also brought a coffin full of vegetables.

"I'd say if we don't get an increase there will be a lot of angry taxi men out there"
# Fare Deal
# Fare Deal

"I'd say if we don't get an increase there will be a lot of angry taxi men out there"

Aug 15th 2014, 5:24 PM 16,292 Views 126 Comments

A annual review of transport charges is currently underway.

Expect (some) good news at the fuel pumps later this year
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

Expect (some) good news at the fuel pumps later this year

Aug 15th 2014, 1:24 PM 23,175 Views 70 Comments

The price of diesel and petrol is expected to fall – a little, at least.

Fear rural customers left "high and dry" as €223m National Broadband Scheme ends
# Expired
# Expired

Fear rural customers left "high and dry" as €223m National Broadband Scheme ends

Aug 8th 2014, 9:10 AM 16,842 Views 96 Comments

The scheme is government sponsored and aims to bring broadband to areas where it wasn’t available before.

Asking prices up nationally for first time since peak of property boom
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

Asking prices up nationally for first time since peak of property boom

Jun 30th 2014, 10:43 AM 18,816 Views 86 Comments

While the property market in the rest of the country is now on the move, there is still a huge gap between Dublin prices and those outside the capital.

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on
# Penny Pinching
# Penny Pinching

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on

Feb 12th 2014, 9:21 AM 14,676 Views 100 Comments

But income gaps are skewing analysis of the income average according to the Nevin Economic Research Centre.

St Vincent's Hospital denies fraud claims by Senator John Crown
# Cancer Drugs
# Cancer Drugs

St Vincent's Hospital denies fraud claims by Senator John Crown

Dec 19th 2013, 10:57 PM 14,073 Views 33 Comments

The chairman of St Vincent’s Healthcare Group has written to Senator John Crown and asked him to send on all information he has in relation to the matter.

Dublin Bus to recruit 70 new bus drivers in the coming months
# Transport
# Transport

Dublin Bus to recruit 70 new bus drivers in the coming months

Dec 17th 2013, 3:13 PM 11,896 Views 40 Comments

Dublin Bus have welcomed the significant boost to their passenger numbers this year stating that it puts them in a great position for 2014.

Hauliers to use toll roads for free in November
# TOLL-FREE
# TOLL-FREE

Hauliers to use toll roads for free in November

Oct 2nd 2013, 2:42 PM 10,440 Views 68 Comments

The toll on four roads – the M1, M3, M6 and the Limerick Tunnel – will be lifted in November to see if it reduces the number of trucks using regional roads.

Two Irish hotels make it into top 100 hotels of the world list
# Tourism
# Tourism

Two Irish hotels make it into top 100 hotels of the world list

Sep 12th 2013, 8:02 PM 39,031 Views 28 Comments

Customer reviews of the Lake Hotel in Killarney and the River Lee Hotel in Cork helped rank the hotels on the Expedia list.

Refund scheme for alcohol containers 'could reduce illegal dumping'
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Refund scheme for alcohol containers 'could reduce illegal dumping'

May 7th 2013, 7:15 AM 10,347 Views 44 Comments

An Athy councillor says that introducing a refund deposit scheme would see fewer people dumping cans and bottles.

Calls for Ireland to follow as Scotland pushes ahead with minimum alcohol price
# Cheap Booze
# Cheap Booze

Calls for Ireland to follow as Scotland pushes ahead with minimum alcohol price

May 4th 2013, 7:00 AM 8,200 Views 68 Comments

“Alcohol has been sold at pocket-money prices in this country for far too long now”.

Life insurance prices can vary by up to €7,500 - study
# Shop Around
# Shop Around

Life insurance prices can vary by up to €7,500 - study

Jan 28th 2013, 7:21 PM 6,441 Views 12 Comments

The National Consumer Agency found that smokers pay on average 90 per cent more for their life insurance.

'Shocking' plans to raise price of pint
# Cheers
# Cheers

'Shocking' plans to raise price of pint

Oct 13th 2012, 1:24 PM 18,109 Views 117 Comments

Guinness, Budweiser and Carlsberg are among the drinks expected to see a price increase.

Bad news for drivers: petrol and diesel prices hit record highs
# Uh-Oh
# Uh-Oh

Bad news for drivers: petrol and diesel prices hit record highs

Mar 18th 2012, 12:26 PM 9,572 Views 72 Comments

The average cost of one litre of petrol in Ireland is now 162.1c – and there’s no sign of the price coming down any time soon.

Eurozone has major flaw, says billionaire investor Buffett
# Europe
# Europe

Eurozone has major flaw, says billionaire investor Buffett

Nov 22nd 2011, 10:59 AM 2,738 Views 9 Comments

He added that the future of Europe and the Euro is now in doubt – but he is still interested in buying more European stocks.

Global index shows drop in Irish medical costs
# Doctors
# Doctors

Global index shows drop in Irish medical costs

Nov 21st 2011, 8:31 AM 2,522 Views 8 Comments

The cost of common dental treatments is down by 21 per cent in some cases, as are elective medical procedures – but the cost of laser eye surgery is up by 21 per cent.

Bakers fear effects of VAT increase on breads
# Bread
# Bread

Bakers fear effects of VAT increase on breads

Nov 18th 2011, 12:51 PM 3,213 Views 18 Comments

The 13.5 per cent added VAT could cause small bakeries to let go of staff or close – and will also affect larger bakeries, say people in the trade.

Price of gold at record high
# Gold
# Gold

Price of gold at record high

Aug 23rd 2011, 10:10 AM 245 Views 3 Comments

Some have been purchasing gold to protect against losses in their other assets if the US goes into recession.