How Tax Reliefs Can Help You Save

Savings can take a while. Don’t become disheartened, tax reliefs could be a way to increase your savings quicker. If your savings are building slowly, don’t be tempted to spend €4 on a lottery ticket. Revenue might be able to help you supercharge your savings account. Reducing your personal tax liability isn’t just for rich Read More

Financial Planning for Millennials

How Financial Planning can help cash-strapped Millennials: There are plenty of times when we wonder if we’ll ever feel like adults. Financial Planning is a thing that makes us all feel like kids not sure of what we are supposed to do. If you’re part of the 22-37 age range, you’re officially designated as a Read More

Is Online Life Insurance Safe?

There have been some discussions in the news recently. Is your online life insurance safe? The Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman released their Overview of Complaints and Digest of Decisions in March 2019. It’s a fantastic set of anecdotes and explanations of their decisions in 2018. It also illustrates some of the problems being faced Read More

Explaining Income Protection And Long-Term Renting

Whether you think rent is dead money, or a mortgage is lodestone around your neck, the chances are you’ll spend a long time renting. A recent article in the Independent says renters are incredibly vulnerable, post-banking crash. Can Income Protection help? If you spend a lot of time on as a renter, one of Read More

Inheritance Mortgage Protection and Life Insurance

Who to name as beneficiary when dealing with Mortgage Protection and Life Insurance is important. It depends on the type of product, and what you need to use it for. Inheritance Mortgage Protection Your Mortgage Protection policy is assigned to the lender. They benefit in the event of your death, by your policy paying back Read More

Changing Your Mortgage Protection – Is It Worth It?

Can changing my Mortgage Protection really make a saving? It can. When the newspapers advise you to make a switch, they mention savings of €2,000 to €7,000 over the life of the policy. Obviously, these are averaged figures, with some people saving a little, and others a lot. But I’m older, won’t that make a Read More

Co-Habitation and Mortgage Protection

It’s fine to not get hitched… Weddings are extremely expensive. You and your partner made the right choice not to do it. You’re building a life that isn’t just about one day, and you’re very committed. You even have a house together! With all this in mind, let’s have a quick check and make sure Read More