Askaboutmoney.com - the consumer forum

    1. Budget 2016

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    2. Posting Guidelines for Askaboutmoney

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    3. How to use Askaboutmoney

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    4. Mortgages and buying and selling homes

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      Latest: New mortgage scenarios Pinkpanter, Feb 10, 2016 at 9:26 AM
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    5. The Fair Mortgage Rates Campaign

      To bring down the very high mortgage rates
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    6. Mortgage arrears & negative equity case studies

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      Latest: How do you calculate interest only? Dermot, Feb 9, 2016 at 6:53 PM
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    7. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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      Latest: KBC contact for repossession? Jumpstartdublin, Feb 7, 2016 at 7:31 PM
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    8. Mortgage arrears - policy issues

      For policy issues only. Ask about your own problem in the Questions and case studies Forum .
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    9. Issues arising from joint mortgages

      Buying together; splitting up
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    10. Issues with tracker mortgages

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    11. The permanent tsb redress and compensation scheme

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      Latest: PTSB Appeal ready for submission birdie, Feb 9, 2016 at 10:01 AM
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    12. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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      Latest: EBS 4 year Suregrowth product. Protocol, Feb 10, 2016 at 10:42 AM
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    13. Credit Union issues

      loans, savings, restructuring, etc.
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    14. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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    15. Banking, credit cards, etc

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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    16. Tax

      Personal taxes only. For business tax go to Askaboutbusiness. For investment property tax go to Property Investment.
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      Latest: Interest Only Mortgage Q Muffintop, Feb 8, 2016 at 9:14 PM
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    17. The Local Property Tax

      Also: The Household Charge and NPPR Charge
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      Latest: Lpt on house bought late 2014 llgon, Jan 31, 2016
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    18. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

      Only Frequent Posters can recommend a service. Others may ask for a recommendation.
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    19. Askaboutlaw

      For legal issues not covered elsewhere. Ask about Conveyancing in Mortgages forum, Road traffic law in Cars & Motoring and Tenant issues in Property Investment.
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    20. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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      Latest: 2 years No Probate legal33, Feb 2, 2016
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    21. Investments

      Stock market, tracker bonds, commodities etc.
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    22. Property investment and tenants' rights

      Ask questions about tax on rental income in this forum
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    23. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

      Rights, social welfare entitlements, tax refunds, pensions
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    24. Welfare and state benefits

      Ask questions about Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance in the Redundancy and Unemployment forum.
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    25. Pensions

      For practical questions. Discuss pension policy in National Pensions Framework forum
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      Latest: Bridging the gap between 60 and oap allencat3, Feb 10, 2016 at 9:28 AM
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    26. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

      We don't allow discussion of medical issues
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      Latest: Using insurance in public ward Leper, Feb 9, 2016 at 7:38 PM
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    27. Insurance not covered in other forums

      For House, Life, & Motor Insurance
      Ask about travel insurance in the Travel Forum
      Ask about business insurance in the business forum.
      Ask about mortgage protection in the mortgage forum
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    28. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: Overpay loans or invest in stock market Brendan Burgess, Feb 8, 2016 at 11:40 AM
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    29. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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      Latest: Who is liable if found to be an employee? Jon Snow, Feb 10, 2016 at 8:59 AM
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    30. Other financial issues

      Post here if it does not fall into one of the other forums. Check out Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions
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      Latest: Retiring at 50 SBarrett, Feb 4, 2016 at 4:36 PM
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    1. The great financial debates

      Recurring debates on financial topics
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      Latest: 2016 Index of Economic Freedom Purple, Feb 2, 2016
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    1. Supermarket shopping

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      Latest: What/What Not to Buy at Lidl/Aldi cork, Feb 9, 2016 at 5:53 PM
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    2. Homes and gardens

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    3. Homes and Gardens - suppliers

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    4. Water metering and charges

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    5. Home energy

      Central Heating; fireplaces; double glazing; Insulation; BER; alternative energy;energy saving lights
      Excludes:General plumbing; General green debates: Carbon tax; global warming etc.
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    6. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

      Mortgages, tax, legal, planning,building etc.
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      Latest: Recommend architect in Cork area Leo, Feb 8, 2016 at 1:07 PM
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    7. Latest: Reduced working hours on medical grounds? RainyDay, Feb 8, 2016 at 3:02 PM
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    8. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    9. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
      Got caught out?
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      Latest: Ace Paving inaquandert, Feb 8, 2016 at 7:31 AM
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    10. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

      Including: email, browsers, viruses, PDAs,
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      Latest: Advert pop-ups on laptop Leo, Feb 10, 2016 at 9:26 AM
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    11. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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      Latest: Online retailer - Phisco Grande? Leo, Feb 4, 2016 at 4:44 PM
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    12. Service Providers

      eircom, vodafone, O2,magnet,UPC, Sky etc.
      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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      Latest: Terminating Sky Contract Jumpstartdublin, Feb 8, 2016 at 5:25 PM
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    13. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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    14. Cars, cycling and transport

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    15. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. General Election 2016

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    2. Letting Off Steam

      For discussing current affairs, sports etc. Please try to keep it rational/polite though. Restricted to Frequent Posters
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      Latest: Why go to A@E with flue Delboy, Feb 10, 2016 at 9:15 AM
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    3. Shooting the Breeze

      Jokes and chat but please try to keep it reasonable and inoffensive. This forum is restricted to Frequent Posters
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      Latest: David Bowie mathepac, Feb 9, 2016 at 1:07 PM
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