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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Opening a UK Bank Account From Ireland

The  financial turmoil in Ireland and other parts of the Eurozone  in recent years resulted in many  Irish people  withdrawing Euros from their Irish savings accounts and transferring it into other currencies – mainly Sterling . We have seen an increase in visitors to this site searching for information about opening a UK bank account […]
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Bord Gais Eireann now called Ervia – it’s Official.

As we wrote a few weeks ago – the sale  of Bord Gais Energy  to Centrica will result in a name change for Bord Gais Eireann. It is now official – and  “Ervia”  is legally the new name of the company that is responsible for Irish Water and Gas Networks Ireland .  (Gas Networks Ireland […]
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