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  1. The new Askaboutmoney format

    Discussion of the new format

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    1. How to use Askaboutmoney

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      Latest: Time limit for editing posts Brendan Burgess, Mar 22, 2015 at 11:12 PM
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    2. The Central Bank's new mortgage limits

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    3. The high SVR campaign

      To highlight the very high SVR and bring it down
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      Latest: FF Private Member Motion on high mortgage rates tvman, Mar 28, 2015 at 1:57 PM
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    4. Mortgage arrears & negative equity case studies

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      Latest: Trading down Cloxatikkin, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:07 PM
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    5. Mortgage arrears - policy issues

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

      Buying together; splitting up
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      Latest: second home / ppr / rent Newbie-employee, Mar 27, 2015 at 3:43 PM
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    7. Issues with tracker mortgages

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    8. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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    9. Credit Union issues

      loans, savings, restructuring, etc.
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      Latest: Credit union loan contractor Bronte, Mar 20, 2015
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    10. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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      Latest: Why is the F.S.O. appealing the Millar case ? paul ward, Mar 27, 2015 at 8:09 PM
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    11. Payment Protection Insurance claims

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      Latest: Merits of PPI? Gerry Canning, Mar 2, 2015
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    12. Banking, credit cards, etc

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: Credit Card Debt & District Court Claim Notice demoivre, Mar 27, 2015 at 10:59 AM
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    13. Tax

      Personal taxes only. For business tax go to Askaboutbusiness. For investment property tax go to Property Investment.
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    14. Budget 2015

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    15. The Local Property Tax

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

      Only Frequent Posters can recommend a service. Others may ask for a recommendation.
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    17. 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: Where to store title deeds? sunnydonkey, Mar 27, 2015 at 10:07 PM
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    18. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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      Latest: Refusing to sell house left to both siblings Sue Ellen, Mar 27, 2015 at 10:15 AM
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    19. Investments

      Stock market, tracker bonds, commodities etc.
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      Latest: Property or equities for 130k Investment flowstone, Mar 28, 2015 at 12:09 PM
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    20. Property investment and tenants' rights

      Ask questions about tax on rental income in this forum
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      Latest: Rental Arrears - Is it normal/common? supe, Mar 28, 2015 at 3:18 PM
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    21. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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

      Ask questions about Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance in the Redundancy and Unemployment forum.
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      Latest: Medical Card for a child only. DCD, Mar 27, 2015 at 10:03 PM
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    23. Pensions

      For practical questions. Discuss pension policy in National Pensions Framework forum
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      Latest: Spreading the funds SBarrett, Mar 26, 2015 at 6:11 PM
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    24. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    25. 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: No Claims Bonus Protection & Claims Loading donncha, Mar 25, 2015 at 3:24 PM
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    26. Money makeover

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

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    28. 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: Shared finances for newly-weds michaelm, Mar 25, 2015 at 12:44 PM
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    1. The great financial debates

      Recurring debates on financial topics
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    2. Financial campaigns and consultations

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      Latest: ACC Dutch property fund mercman, Mar 28, 2015 at 11:12 AM
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    3. The IBRC Mortgage Holders Group

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      Latest: End of fixed term and sale of INBS mortgage Chas, Mar 23, 2015 at 1:46 PM
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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. The Christmas Forum

      Practical issues around Xmas - Bargains,presents, entertainment, travel.
      Not for Letting Off Steam or Shooting the Breeze or chat about Christmas
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    3. Homes and gardens

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    4. Homes and Gardens - suppliers

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    5. Water metering and charges

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      Latest: Paying for Water 3 Times Gerry Canning, Mar 26, 2015 at 4:27 PM
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    6. 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: Gas Boiler Pressure problem Shane007, Mar 24, 2015 at 6:11 PM
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    7. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

      Mortgages, tax, legal, planning,building etc.
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      Latest: Flat roof on house Sue Ellen, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:44 PM
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    8. Latest: Advice for disciplinary meeting rogeroleary, Mar 27, 2015 at 11:18 PM
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    9. Consumer Issues and Rights

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      Latest: Paying for gas leak? TTI, Mar 28, 2015 at 1:26 PM
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    10. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
      Got caught out?
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      Latest: Online Car Scam Ian123ireland, Mar 7, 2015
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    11. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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      Latest: Learning DROPBOX, the hard way TarfHead, Mar 27, 2015 at 9:31 PM
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    12. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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    13. Service Providers

      eircom, vodafone, O2,magnet,UPC, Sky etc.
      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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      Latest: Vodafone Landline Price Increase Leo, Mar 25, 2015 at 5:23 PM
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    14. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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    15. Travel, accommodation and restaurants in Ireland

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    16. Emigration and the Irish abroad

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    17. Cars, cycling and transport

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      Latest: Notifying Insurance Co of medical condition Ravima, Mar 26, 2015 at 6:52 PM
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    18. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

      Please keep general discussions and opinions in Letting Off Steam.
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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

      Jokes and chat but please try to keep it reasonable and inoffensive. This forum is restricted to Frequent Posters
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      Latest: Let's Congratulate All Our Rugby People Jazz01, Mar 23, 2015 at 12:03 PM
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