An Post Smart Current Account Charges

An Post recently launched a new current bank account called the “Smart Current Account”.  Their press release called it a “game changer”  and highlighted the MoneyBack feature , claiming that customers could  save €660 a year. We have taken a closer look at this An Post account to find out more about the charges and […]
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Comparison of Bank Charges in Ireland

All the main banks in Ireland now have some sort of transaction or admin fees  on current accounts.  But – there are still ways to avoid some of these bank charges.  We have carried out a a comparison of the various current account charges so you can work out which is the cheapest bank for […]
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ATM Charges For Non Euro Cash Withdrawals

If you are travelling to the UK, USA  or any other country that doesn’t use the Euro  – it can be very easy to use your  Irish debit card to withdraw local currency at an ATM .  The exchange rates given by your card provider at the ATM  may be better than you would get […]
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Switching Bank Accounts

  How easy is it to switch current accounts ? There were 5.1 million current accounts held in Irish banks at the end of 2016. The number of people switching current accounts from one credit institution to another under the Central Bank’s Switching Code in the first 6 months of 2016 was just 3,600. Overall […]
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