Current Bank Account Charges in Ireland

Most of the main banks in Ireland have some sort of transaction or admin charges on current accounts.  The big two banks , AIB and Bank of Ireland made over €1 Billion profit each last year – probably helped by these fees and the large amounts of cash some customers keep in their current accounts […]
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Best Savings Rates in Irish Banks

Interest rates on Savings 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 easy  access interest rate on deposits in the banks  is now just  0.65% .  (April 2018) This is a pretty […]
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KBC Current Account Charges

KBC Bank  have been operating in Ireland for many years  – but have only this week  started offering a “proper” current account . Whilst other major banks have been closing branches – KBC say thet plan to open 8  new banking “hubs”   over the next 18 months. Current account charges are now one of the […]
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KBC Increase Mortgage Rates

As the banks continue to try and get their balance sheets back to profit t- hey continue to drop deposit rates and increase mortgage rates.  (As we have seen with BOI UK – they will even increase tracker mortgages when they can .) KBC have today increased their standard variable rate for new applicants from […]
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