Cheapest Rural Electricity Charges in Ireland.

All the electricity providers in Ireland have higher standing charges for rural households compared to urban ones.ESB Networks assigns the Urban or rural charge rate based on the location of a property. Rural electricity charges are higher because the electricity suppliers charge a higher standing charge. ESB Networks charges your Electricity Supplier for use of […]
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Prepaid Electricity Meters

There has been a big increase in the use of prepaid electricity meters in Ireland over the past 2 to 3 years. The idea of prepaying using meters was initially aimed at people on lower incomes who may struggle to budget for large bills. But it seems the use of pre-pay meters is more widespread […]
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Cheapest Prepay Mobile Bundles

Which mobile provider has the Cheapest Prepay Mobile Bundles in Ireland? Updated February 2022. Around half of all mobile phone users in Ireland still use Pre-Pay or “Pay as You Go” mobile plans  (PAYG).(52% in 2019 according to a Comreg survey) It can be very easy to lose track of just how much your prepaid […]
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Comparing Health Insurance in Ireland

Comparing Health Insurance prices in Ireland can be a complicated task. The health insurance market in Ireland is estimated to be worth over €2 billion in premiums each year. At the end of 2021 it was estimated that 47% of the population of Ireland had Private Health Insurance cover. (Over 2.4 million people) There are […]
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Switching Electricity Supplier in Ireland

Here at MoneyguideIreland  we are always advising people to shop around and switch energy suppliers to reduce bills – but how many people have actually switched their Electricity provider?The CER (Commission for Regulation of Utilities ) released some information on the numbers of people switching electricity suppliers in Ireland. In 2020 – Electric Ireland still […]
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