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    3. Mortgages and buying and selling homes

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    4. The high SVR campaign

      To highlight the very high SVR and bring it down
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      Latest: AIB cuts rates by 1/4% ; EBS, Haven by .38% Agent 47, May 3, 2015 at 6:04 PM
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    6. Mortgage arrears - policy issues

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    7. Issues arising from joint mortgages

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      Latest: Moving one of two mortgages on a house Monbretia, May 1, 2015 at 5:14 PM
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    9. Deposits

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    10. Credit Union issues

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    12. Banking, credit cards, etc

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    13. Tax

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      Latest: old PTSB free shares VS new PTSB shares Agent 47, May 3, 2015 at 6:11 PM
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    14. The Local Property Tax

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      Latest: LPT paid but Revenue saying it wasn't! Kerrigan, May 1, 2015 at 2:37 PM
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    16. 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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    17. Wills, inheritances and gifts

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    19. Property investment and tenants' rights

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      Latest: Rate of income tax for non-resident landlord ronaldo, May 3, 2015 at 11:42 AM
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    20. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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    21. Welfare and state benefits

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      Latest: Invalidity pension DCD, May 3, 2015 at 11:08 AM
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    22. Pensions

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    23. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    24. 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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    25. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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    26. Askaboutbusiness

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    27. Other financial issues

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    1. The great financial debates

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    2. Financial campaigns and consultations

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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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      Latest: IW registration - is it compulsory? sahd, May 3, 2015 at 1:48 PM
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    5. Home energy

      Central Heating; fireplaces; double glazing; Insulation; BER; alternative energy;energy saving lights
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    6. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    8. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    9. Is this a scam?

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    10. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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    12. Service Providers

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      Latest: Go with Three or stay with O2 with upgrade MrEarl, Apr 28, 2015 at 10:29 AM
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    15. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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