Best Place to Buy Sterling in Ireland

If you are travelling to the UK you might want to bring some cash with you. Don’t assume that somewhere offering “commission-free” currency will give you the best deal. Exchange rates will change every day –  and there has been a lot of volatility recently with Sterling exchange rates as Brexit gets closer.(See the Latest […]
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An Post Currency Cards Frozen

An Post had to freeze about 50,000 pre-paid “currency” cards because of an ongoing accounting scandal at Wirecard.German fintech company Wirecard filed for insolvency last week after admitting it had lost €1.9 billion from a largely fictional balance sheet. Last week the Financial Conduct Authority in the UK ordered An Post to cease operating the […]
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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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