Contactless Payments in Ireland

The Limit on Contactless Card Payments in Ireland increased from €30 to €50 in 2020. This was done to encourage more contactless payments to help reduce the spread of coronavirus. The roll-out of this change was in place at most retailers by April 1st 2020 . In the UK , the limit on contactless payments […]
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Charges on Current Bank Accounts in Ireland

The majority of the banks in Ireland now have some sort of transaction fees or admin charges on current bank accounts. The options for current accounts in Ireland will be shrinking over the next couple of years as Ulster Bank and KBC are both pulling out of Ireland. We have compared current bank account charges […]
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Banks Christmas Opening Hours 2018

See 2019 Bank Opening Times for Christmas Banks Christmas 2018 Opening Hours in Ireland For  those of you who might need to get to a bank or Post Office in Ireland around Christmas 2018 and New Year 2019 – here are  details of when the banks are closed over the Christmas 2018  period .  (This […]
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Summary of Deposit Guarantees in Ireland

We understand the following protection is in place with the following institutions: This is the latest information on the level of guarantee or protection for money held in Irish financial institutions or those operating in Ireland. Updated in March 2013 Post Office Savings Bank; . Irish Government guarantees all deposits with no end date Under […]
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