Current Bank Account Charges in Ireland

Most of the banks in Ireland now have some sort of transaction fees or admin charges on current accounts.We have compared current bank account charges in Ireland to find out how much average customers could be paying each year.  In 2019 , some Credit Unions began offering current accounts – but they also have admin […]
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Amazon Currency Converter – Good or Bad ?

All the products on Amazon UK are priced in Sterling but Amazon will always use their currency converter to convert the order total to Euros if they see that your payment card is a Euro one. You can turn off the Amazon Currency Converter – more about how to do that later. Thousands of people […]
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Debit and Credit Card Charges on Non-Euro Purchases

When you use your Irish debit card or credit card for purchases in non Euro currencies – (including online) … you will nearly always be charged currency conversion fees by your bank on top of any “normal” transaction charges.Most banks will also make extra charges for non-Euro cash withdrawals at ATMs. How much do Irish […]
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Bank of Ireland Fees from November 2020

Bank of Ireland has announced that they are changing their rules on current account fees from November this year. Some people will be hit with a 360% increase in charges. Currently, BOI customers who maintain a balance of at least €3000 in their current account for the whole quarter can avoid any transaction fees in […]
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