Prescription Charges Reduced for Over 70’s With Medical Card

Changes to prescription charges announced in Budget 2017 came into effect this month. From 1 March 2017, the prescription charge for medical card holders over the age of 70 has been reduced from €2.50 to €2 per item and the monthly maximum charge has been reduced to €20. For all other medical card holders the […]
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Budget 2012 – Summary of Main Points

 Budget 2012 – Day One Main Points Budget Day Two Main Points Here Child Benefit reduced for 3rd and subsequent children – so that in 2 years time all children will receive €140 a month each – see more details here of Child Benefit Cuts. Disability Allowance – The rates of payment for new claimants […]
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