Opening a UK Sterling Bank Account From Ireland

The  financial turmoil in Ireland and other parts of the Eurozone  in recent years resulted in some Irish people withdrawing Euros from their Irish savings accounts and transferring it into other currencies – mainly Sterling . We did see an increase in visitors to this site searching for information about opening a UK bank account […]
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Best Deposit Rates in Irish Banks

Interest rates on Deposit Accounts  in Ireland have been slowly dropping over the past couple of years. On our page of  the Best  Savings  Rates in Ireland   – you will see that the best available instant access interest rate in the banks  is now just  0.65% .  (April 2017) This is a pretty poor rate […]
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Lending Limits for Mortgages

New regulations were announced in January 2015 by the  Irish Central Bank that applied lending limits for mortgages in Ireland .  These regulations first came into force in February  2015 and were amended slightly in January 2017. The restrictions relate to the percentage of the house value that can be lent. ( The LTV or […]
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