coronavirus

Help For Those Affected Financially by COVID-19

Out of Work? If you have been laid off or lost your job or gone on to reduced hours because of the effect of the virus on your workplace - there is help available from the Dept. of ...
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house buying

Lending Limits on Mortgages in Ireland

There are regulations in place since 2015 , set up by the  Irish Central Bank that set lending limits on mortgages in Ireland.  These mortgage lending regulations first came into force in February 2015 and were amended slightly ...
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Switching Mortgage : Is it Worth it?

Switching your Mortgage Lender - is it worth it? If your current mortgage rate is over 3.5% we say it is worth switching if you can. Below  - we show some comparisons that show a mortgage switch on ...
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Bank of Ireland Cashback Mortgage

Bank of Ireland is still running their offer to refund 2% of the value of a mortgage for all new mortgage customers  - including Buy to Let and switchers.  This 2% cashback offer applies to all new BOI mortgage ...
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ECB Interest Rate History

In the Eurozone there are several interest rates which are set by the ECB.The rate that most people in Ireland on tracker mortgages are interested in is called the main refinancing rate . This rate was  reduced to ...
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Bank of Ireland Mortgage Saver Account – €2000 Bonus

Bank of Ireland  launched an interesting regular savings account back in 2016 for first time buyers called the "Mortgage Saver ".  It originally started with just a 10% bonus - but later it was amended and now savers ...
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