Not knowing what a tracker mortgage is could cost you thousands
People who started their loans with a tracker mortgage could potentially be saving hundreds of Euro a month if they reverted to their trackers. Know what your rights are can ensure you aren’t cheated out of money by the big bad banks.
We love our cheque books and cash
The Irish government is finally getting with the “electronic” times via the introduction of the new National Payments Plan. This is their attempt to save the country €1bn by moving away from cheques and cash and into the electronic age.
Options for members of winding up defined benefit pensions schemes
In this entry, we set out the options available to members of Defined Benefit Pension schemes which are now winding up and give some guidance as to what options these members now have.
Time to go on holiday but at what cost?
Don’t forget to pack the sunscreen and your bathing suit because you are going on holidays! Holidays and other fantasies can be financially achievable without breaking the bank as long as you engage in a bit of forward planning.
You’re paying how much on bank charges?
Changing banks is such a hassle; all your accounts, your direct debits, learning about new bank fees, etc. But the potential to save €150 each year on bank charges may be a good incentive to make the switch. The decision is even easier when banks such as PTSB have dedicated staff to help make it a smooth transition.