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Debt advisers slammed as 'penny pinching misers' after docking workers' Leap Year pay
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Debt advisers slammed as 'penny pinching misers' after docking workers' Leap Year pay

Apr 19th 2017, 6:20 AM 19,690 Views 4 Comments

Debt advisory service MABS had docked the paychecks of two workers to the tune of between €140 and €160 each.

Thinking about getting a mortgage? It could take you over six years to save for a deposit
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Thinking about getting a mortgage? It could take you over six years to save for a deposit

Sep 1st 2016, 1:47 PM 23,881 Views 36 Comments

New research shows first-time buyers will rely on a family contribution for a deposit.

The crisis in Greece has the people of Ireland shaking a bit
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The crisis in Greece has the people of Ireland shaking a bit

Jul 30th 2015, 6:01 AM 17,190 Views 79 Comments

A new report on consumer confidence has also identified the closure of Clerys as having a negative impact.

250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on
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250,000 households have less than €15,000 a year to live on

Feb 12th 2014, 9:21 AM 14,646 Views 100 Comments

But income gaps are skewing analysis of the income average according to the Nevin Economic Research Centre.

Government saves €2million in rent reductions
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Government saves €2million in rent reductions

May 21st 2012, 10:07 AM 2,223 Views 9 Comments

State agencies have secured reductions on 32 properties – including one whose rent was slashed by more than €1million.

The Happy Camper: new austerity measures on the road
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The Happy Camper: new austerity measures on the road

Oct 4th 2011, 12:27 PM 440 Views 2 Comments

“Men like Tom Crean and Roald Amundsen have looked into such tracts of the wild unknown and thought ‘onward.’ For us, this will be the southern limit of our lifetime.”

Expenses watchdog apologises to Down MP over mistaken 1p expenses claim
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Expenses watchdog apologises to Down MP over mistaken 1p expenses claim

Jul 9th 2011, 3:11 PM 614 Views 2 Comments

Lady Sylvia Hermon bore public ire over claiming expenses for a 1p phone bill – the result of a clerical error.