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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Switching Your Credit Card

There are several credit card companies in Ireland that  do introductory offers of zero interest or low interest when you switch your credit card provider. All these credit card offers are for new customers and they usually allow you to transfer your existing credit card balance and pay little or no interest on it  for […]
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