Christmas Bonus 2018 : Pensions and Welfare

As confirmed in Budget 2019 on 9th October – A Christmas Bonus of 100% will be paid this year (2018) to long term welfare recipients and pensioners. Payment of the annual Christmas Bonus for Pensioners and Welfare claimants will be made to about 1.3 million people in 2018. (About 900,000 recipients and an estimated 400,000 […]
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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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