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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Review of the bunq Travel Card

bunq is another of the new digital banks available in Ireland. We have already reviewed and compared similar digital banking apps such as Revolut and N26. This is a quick review of the bunq Travel Card. Note: – bunq also has a “premium” account that comes with a monthly fee – and some extra features […]
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bunq Travel Card an Alternative to Revolut

bunq Travel Card bunq is another of the new digital banks available in Ireland. It is similar to other digital banking services such as Revolut and N26. bunq has premium account that comes with a €7.99 monthly fee – but here we are comparing the Revolut free account with the bunq Travel Card , both […]
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Prepaid Debit and Credit Cards in Ireland

Prepaid  Debit and Credit cards can be used for spending at online shops and high street stores – in the same way as normal Debit and Credit Cards. A prepaid card is a payment card that can be loaded with money by you or someone else. You can then use the card to pay bills […]
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Visa or Mastercard in Ireland .

In May 2018 there were widespread issues with Visa card payments in Ireland and other parts of Europe caused by IT problems. In recent years we have also seen major problems with Ulster Bank here in Ireland and TSB in the UK – which resulted in thousands of people unable to make payments or get […]
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