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Avoid the panic buy this season

Avoid the panic buy this season

With the Irish set to spend €1.59 billion this Christmas, here’s our quick guide to your consumer rights

Reality bites on universal health insurance

Reality bites on universal health insurance

The death of universal health insurance did not come as a shock, with experts now predicting further price hikes ahead

Revenue audits: Time to Reap what you sow

Revenue audits: Time to Reap what you sow

What your chances of a Revenue audit are, and what you can do to avoid one

Bank of Ireland ‘turns off’ paper statements for tens of thousands of customers

Bank of Ireland ‘turns off’ paper statements for tens of thousands of customers

From tomorrow, the bank is moving towards so-called ‘eStatements’

Cost of motor insurance expected to jump next year

Cost of motor insurance expected to jump next year

Two thirds of insurance brokers expect motor insurance premiums to jump by up to 20 per cent next year

The Tax Take

The Tax Take

Information is fundamental to the tax collection system

The property taxman cometh, again

The property taxman cometh, again

The introduction of the local property tax was the ‘largest extension of self-assessment in the history of the state’

Ask Emma

Ask Emma

Taxing problem over rental property

Central role for Mabs as repossessions increase

Central role for Mabs as repossessions increase

Comment Mabs assists households address their financial difficulties with independent advice and support

Deadline looms for self-assessed taxpayers

Deadline looms for self-assessed taxpayers

How do you know if you need to file your tax return this week, and what do you do if you miss the deadline? Don’t worry

Tax deadline: last minute checks

Tax deadline: last minute checks

Grant Thornton tax partner Peter Vale provides some last minute tips ahead of the tax deadline

Last chance to beat the taxman

Last chance to beat the taxman

If you’re a self-assessed taxpayer, you still have a few days left to file your return - but you’d better hurry

Can I claim tax relief on rent?

Can I claim tax relief on rent?

Rent relief is one of a number of tax reliefs that have been squeezed in recent years: it is currently being phased out

Invest like a hedge fund

Invest like a hedge fund

It’s tempting to invest in the same manner as a mega-wealthy hedge fund, but will it actually pay off for you?

Retirement dreams and stark realities

Retirement dreams and stark realities

Retirement may not be as rosy a prospect as you thought when you signed up to a pension, so what can you do to improve your situation?