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Money Shorts: News, reviews and previews

Money Shorts: News, reviews and previews

Permanent TSB boss: We need to talk about reposessions

Permanent TSB boss: We need to talk about reposessions

Jeremy Masding hopes his bank can eventually recover from the double whammy of a mortgage rate scandal and a very public PR gaffe

The Tax Take

The Tax Take

Increasing the national wage while pushing more of the tax burden up to the top 20 per cent of taxpayers will not provide a sustainable tax base

Ask Emma: Living away from your CAT exempted house

Ask Emma: Living away from your CAT exempted house

Money Editor and qualified financial adviser Emma Kennedy has the answers

Is Irish business really doing better now?

Is Irish business really doing better now?

Exchequer returns are the best indicator of the health of Irish business

How to trade up

How to trade up

New mortgage rules designed to stabilise the property market were introduced earlier this year. So how do you move up the housing ladder, and can you do it even when shackled to a home that lost value during the financial collapse, asks Margaret Higg

Dwelling house exemption will help avoid CAT

Dwelling house exemption will help avoid CAT

As up to one-third of family assets now pass to the taxman upon inheritance, there are strategies to deal with succession anxiety

AIB set to scale back debt division

AIB set to scale back debt division

AIB is considering closing the regional offices of its debt management division as part of plans to scale back the unit’s activities

High yielding shares need careful consideration

High yielding shares need careful consideration

Inheritance tax thresholds may rise in next budget

Inheritance tax thresholds may rise in next budget

Speculation mounts that inheritance tax waiver thresholds may rise

Dirt refund fails to get off ground

Dirt refund fails to get off ground

Ask Emma

Ask Emma

Can I dip into my pension fund early?

British budget more than just a balancing exercise

British budget more than just a balancing exercise

Corporation tax changes are at the heart of Osborne’s budget

The Financial Services Ombudsman is failing the public

The Financial Services Ombudsman is failing the public

Comment: When it comes to keeping the financial industry in check, the system has failed

Changes to deposit protection rules are on the way

Changes to deposit protection rules are on the way

A new EU directive has implications for savers with temporary high balances