Askaboutmoney.com - the consumer forum

    1. Posting Guidelines for Askaboutmoney

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    2. How to use Askaboutmoney

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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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    5. Mortgage arrears & negative equity case studies

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    6. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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      Latest: balance after house was sold cherryblossom, Apr 25, 2015 at 10:21 PM
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    7. Mortgage arrears - policy issues

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

      Buying together; splitting up
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      Latest: Option to sell 50% of property to friend Gordon Gekko, Apr 21, 2015 at 9:48 PM
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    9. Issues with tracker mortgages

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      Latest: Advice needed re ulster bank "losing" a document Bronte, Apr 24, 2015 at 9:12 AM
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    10. Recovering your ptsb tracker

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    11. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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    12. Credit Union issues

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

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    14. Payment Protection Insurance claims

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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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      Latest: Bring USD to Ireland so-crates, Apr 24, 2015 at 12:47 PM
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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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    17. The Local Property Tax

      Also: The Household Charge and NPPR Charge
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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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      Latest: Financial Adviser Question SBarrett, Apr 24, 2015 at 4:39 PM
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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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      Latest: Do I need to rectify anything-name issue Bronte, Apr 24, 2015 at 9:35 AM
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    20. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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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: Defined Benefit Pension Scheme being wound up Ephbee, Apr 25, 2015 at 9:08 PM
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    26. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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      Latest: Why would I need health insurance? snowyb, Apr 25, 2015 at 12:25 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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    29. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    30. Other financial issues

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    1. The great financial debates

      Recurring debates on financial topics
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      Latest: Inertia ..and switching banks /others 110quests, Apr 23, 2015 at 11:32 PM
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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Water Softener: which to go with? Treble1999, Apr 24, 2015 at 11:35 AM
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    3. Homes and Gardens - suppliers

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    4. Water metering and charges

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      Latest: Allowing the use of my external tap gebbel, Apr 22, 2015 at 7:52 AM
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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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      Latest: Air 2 water versus pellet boiler HELP!! jonnykerry, Apr 24, 2015 at 12:41 PM
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    6. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

      Mortgages, tax, legal, planning,building etc.
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      Latest: Could a cafe be defined as general retail use newtothis, Apr 25, 2015 at 6:59 PM
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    7. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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    8. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    9. Is this a scam?

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      Latest: Renuvue cream free trial Brendan Burgess, Apr 20, 2015 at 8:37 AM
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    10. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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    11. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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    12. Service Providers

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      Latest: Vodafone Offer - need feedback Grizzly, Apr 25, 2015 at 2:17 PM
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    13. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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    14. Travel, accommodation and restaurants in Ireland

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    15. Cars, cycling and transport

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      Latest: Procedure to settle damage cost privately Olympian, Apr 25, 2015 at 11:49 AM
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    16. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. 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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    2. Shooting the Breeze

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