Enda Kenny’s number is €3 million, what is yours?

Enda Kenny’s number is €3 million, what is yours?

Did you hear that on retirement our Taoiseach Enda Kenny will get a pension worth €3 million? If you’re anything like me, you’ll be comparing that figure to your own. This week, I’ll explain why it really doesn’t matter what he or anybody else retires on, even you, unless you know one very important thing.

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The Precarious Nature of Buy-to-Let

The Precarious Nature of Buy-to-Let

This week, in answering the question ‘Is buy-to-let right for you?’, I tell you about my sorry experience with it. Looking back, I can’t understand why I didn’t get proper advice for such a major investment. The good news is you can learn from my mistakes, and maybe even your own.

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A neighbour won the lotto last week

A neighbour won the lotto last week

This week we look at what impact winning the lottery may have on our lives. We have all had *that* conversation: what would you do if you won the Lotto? We are faced with immediate financial decisions and a sense of urgency. I suggest we should apply that same sense of urgency to our own finances, regardless of a Lotto win.

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Why you’re accidentally planning for failure

Why you’re accidentally planning for failure

This week I ask: is your wife right to be frustrated with your lack of a coherent financial strategy? It’s not too late to put an end to the underlying tensions and get your house in order

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