Visa or Mastercard in Ireland

In May 2018 there were widespread IT issues with Visa card payments in Ireland and other parts of Europe.In recent years we have also seen major IT problems with Ulster Bank here in Ireland. These outages resulted in thousands of people being unable to make payments or get cash from their accounts for several days. […]
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Alternative Banks For Ulster Bank and KBC Customers

In February 2021 , NatWest, owners of Ulster Bank , confirmed that they would be withdrawing from Ireland.They said they will begin a “phased withdrawal from the Republic of Ireland over the coming years” Since October 30th 2021, personal banking customers can no longer access new products from Ulster Bank . This includes current accounts, […]
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Bunq Easy Bank Account Compared with Revolut Plus

bunq Easy Bank Card We are taking a look at how the Bunq Easy Bank account compares with Revolut Plus. Both have a €2.99 monthly fee. 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 been available in […]
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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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