Current Bank Account Charges in Ireland

Most of the main banks in Ireland now have some sort of transaction or admin charges on current accounts.  Some Credit Unions sarted offering current accounts in October 2019 – but they also have admin charges. There are still some banks where you can avoid some or all of these bank charges The big two […]
Continue reading…

 

Irish Bank Cards that can be used with Google Pay

Google Pay  (formerly Android Pay/ Google Wallet) is a method of paying for things using an Android phone or tablet. Similar to Apple Pay – it is a digital wallet where you can store your card details on your phone then use the phone to pay contactless or in-app rather than using the card itself. […]
Continue reading…

 

Switching Current Account

How easy is it to switch current bank accounts ? There are about  5 million current accounts held in Irish banks . 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 2017 was just 2715. Overall levels of switching […]
Continue reading…