How to Check Your Credit Rating in Ireland

A new credit register was set up in Ireland in 2017 – called the Central Credit Register. It is backed by Government legislation and was a condtion of the EU/IMF Programme of Financial Support for Ireland after the bailout. It is supposed to help stop loans being given to people who then can’t (or won’t) […]
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Overdraft Charges Ireland

An overdraft is an additional amount of money that is drawn down from a current account when it is in debit. Overdrafts are generally supposed to a short-term facility used to temporarily increase your cashflow. Most banks charge a fee for putting an agreed overdraft facility in place and the same again annually to renew […]
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Student Bank Accounts in Ireland

Most banks in Ireland have special Student Bank Accounts  – and they sometimes offer cashback or other incentives to entice new  students to open an account with them . The Banks are hoping that once they get a new student to sign up – that they will stay with them for life . These are […]
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