Prepaid Debit Cards Ireland

Prepaid  Debit cards are not linked to a bank account and can be used at the majority of online shops and high street stores – in the same way as Credit Cards and normal Debit Cards . A prepaid card is a payment card that can be loaded with money by you or someone else. […]
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N26 Vs Revolut – A Comparison

N26 Compared to Revolut A few years ago – if someone mentioned “mobile banking” in Ireland they were probably talking about a van from Allied Irish Bank or Bank of Ireland visiting rural villages. Today – Mobile banking  or Digital banking – refers to the new wave of  branchless, online-only,  banks. The two digital providers […]
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Open a UK Sterling Bank Account From Ireland

Thousands of people have family, work or property interests in both Ireland an the UK .  Many hundreds of people live in Ireland but work in Northern Ireland – and will be dealing with payments in both Sterling and Euros on a regular basis. The ability to have a Sterling Current Account allows Irish Residents […]
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Best Place to Buy Sterling in Ireland

If you are travelling to the UK it can be wise to bring some cash with you. But you might want to compare the various Euro Sterling exchange rates on offer first to find the best place to buy Sterling in Ireland. Don’t assume that somewhere  offering  “commmission free” currency will give you the best […]
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Visa or Mastercard in Ireland .

In May 2018 there were widespread issues with Visa card payments in Ireland and other parts of Europe caused by IT problems . In recent years we have seen major problems with Ulster Bank here in Ireland and TSB in the UK – which resulted in thousands of people unable to make payments or get […]
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