Digital Banking: N26 compared to Revolut

A few years ago – if someone mentioned “mobile banking” in Ireland they were probably talking about a van from AIB or BOI visiting rural villages. Today – Mobile banking  or Digital banking – refers to  branchless, mobile-only, app-based banks that are growing as more people shift to using their phones to do their banking […]
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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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Switching Current Account

How easy is it to switch current bank 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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