Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment

With thousands of workers in Ireland affected by the closure of businesses , pubs and other hospitality venues – there are large numbers of out of work staff claiming income supports . Employers can find details of the new Wage Subsidy Scheme Here This is to help employers retain staff on the payroll who may […]
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Fortnightly Welfare and Pension payments Instead of Weekly

The Dept. of Employment and Social Protection have changed all weekly payments of social welfare payments to fortnightly. This will continue until further notice. The main reason for the change was to reduce visits to Post Offices and reduce infection risks. But these changes to fortnightly payments will affect payments to post offices and payments […]
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Financial Help for Workers in Covid Crisis : Ireland Vs UK

During the current Covid-19 crisis many people have become unemployed and probably many more will lose their jobs as the economy slows down. The Irish government has reacted quickly and introduced a range of measures to give financial aid to laid-off workers .We have carried out a comparison of the help available in Ireland compared […]
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