Financial Help Available for Flood Damage

The recent heavy rainfall in many parts of Ireland has resulted in flooding in some areas with  many homes affected. The cost of repairs and replacing damaged posessions will be a big burden on many households - especially ...
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Don’t Forget Budget 2015

With all the publicity about the  Water Charges that kicked in this month - there seems to have been a lot less media coverage about the upcoming 2015 Budget. Will we see more cuts in the next Budget? ...
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Bank of Ireland now Making Profits Again

Bank of Ireland have reported a profit before tax of €327m in the first half of 2014 . The state own 14% of Bank of Ireland - which at today's share value is worth €1.2 Billion . Finance ...
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Centrica now own Bord Gais Energy

We have known about the selling off by the state of Bord Gais Energy for a while now  - but most people in Ireland are probably not aware that it has already happened. Most of the 650,000 Bord ...
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Bord Gais Eireann now called Ervia – it’s Official.

As we wrote a few weeks ago - the sale of Bord Gais Energy to Centrica will result in a name change for Bord Gais Eireann. It is now official - and "Ervia" is legally the new name ...
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Budget 2015 : Some IMF Suggestions

The last of the so called "austerity budgets" is due in  October - and it looks like another €2 billion of savings will have to be made. This will mean increases in taxation and more cuts to public ...
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