Christmas Bonus Payment 2018 : Pensions and Welfare

As confirmed in Budget 2019  – A Christmas Bonus of 100% will be paid in the first week of December 2018 to pensioners and long term welfare recipients. (Note: The Christmas bonus should not be confused with the annual  “double week” of welfare and pension payments made just before Christmas. This is where one week’s […]
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Welfare Christmas Bonus – Some Details.

The Social Welfare Christmas bonus that was promised in Budget 2015 is due to be paid soon. The Christmas  bonus used to be a full week’s payment – but it was removed back in 2009/2010  by the Fianna Fail / Greens government. The 2014 bonus will be just  25% of the normal weekly social welfare […]
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