Askaboutmoney.com - the consumer forum

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    2. How to use Askaboutmoney

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    3. The high SVR campaign

      To highlight the very high SVR and bring it down
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    4. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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    5. Mortgage arrears - policy issues

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      Latest: 20,000 deliberate defaulters WizardDr, May 23, 2015 at 2:35 AM
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    6. Issues arising from joint mortgages

      Buying together; splitting up
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    7. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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      Latest: An Post Savings Certificate maturing soon VanZan, May 26, 2015 at 4:33 PM
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    8. Credit Union issues

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      Latest: CU Loan declined Bronte, Apr 30, 2015
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    9. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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      Latest: investigation period within FSO blondie, May 27, 2015 at 12:48 PM
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    10. Payment Protection Insurance claims

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      Latest: Difference between CPP and PPI Gerry Canning, May 25, 2015 at 4:40 PM
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    11. Banking, credit cards, etc

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: Ulsterbank Yourpoints is ending thedaddyman, May 28, 2015 at 2:31 PM
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    12. Tax

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      Latest: New Sole trader question Flah, May 28, 2015 at 12:00 PM
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    13. The Local Property Tax

      Also: The Household Charge and NPPR Charge
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    14. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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    15. 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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    16. Wills, inheritances and gifts

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    17. Investments

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    18. Property investment and tenants' rights

      Ask questions about tax on rental income in this forum
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      Latest: Rental Accomodation Standards - Freezer Eithneangela, May 27, 2015 at 9:09 AM
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    19. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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

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

      For practical questions. Discuss pension policy in National Pensions Framework forum
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      Latest: Effect on lump sum of retiring early Homer, May 28, 2015 at 9:53 AM
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    22. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    23. 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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      Latest: Where do I stand with my Hilux insurance? peteb, May 28, 2015 at 1:32 PM
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    24. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: 32 year old, hopes to semi retire by 40 moneybox, May 27, 2015 at 6:30 PM
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    25. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    26. 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: Sole Irish employee of UK company DACMAN, May 22, 2015 at 12:55 PM
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    1. Economic issues

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    2. The great financial debates

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    1. Supermarket shopping

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      Latest: Dunnes Stores policy when you are overcharged? Sandals, May 28, 2015 at 2:40 PM
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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Topsoil required in one ton bag. Grizzly, May 25, 2015 at 9:41 AM
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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
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      Latest: How do I use my gas boiler to heat water only? dubgem, May 28, 2015 at 1:06 PM
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    6. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    7. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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    8. Latest: Advice and tips for people applying for jobs Leo, May 28, 2015 at 1:03 PM
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    9. Consumer Issues and Rights

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      Latest: Consumer Protection Bill - Vouchers ShivMag, May 28, 2015 at 12:24 PM
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    10. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
      Got caught out?
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      Latest: Italian suit scam... vandriver, May 19, 2015
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    11. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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    12. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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      Latest: Best mobile contract for older person allencat3, May 27, 2015 at 1:04 PM
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    13. Service Providers

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      Latest: UPC outage this morning Brendan Burgess, May 27, 2015 at 5:25 PM
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    14. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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      Latest: Wonderful Copenhagen IrishGunner, May 28, 2015 at 11:03 AM
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    15. Travel, accommodation and restaurants in Ireland

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    16. Cars, cycling and transport

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    17. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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