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Forum: Insurance not covered in other forums 13-09-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,147
Posted By DeeFox
The car still has tax on it and NCT not due for a...

The car still has tax on it and NCT not due for a few months.

Sorry, I don't really use this forum so I don't know how often this has been covered.

It seems like a bit of a loophole that the...
Forum: Insurance not covered in other forums 13-09-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,147
Posted By DeeFox
Car Insurance - open insurance

Can a person with open insurance drive a car that is uninsured?

For example, take a married couple who each have one car and the wife lets her insurance lapse as she uses her husbands car (and is...
Forum: Work, Careers, Employment rights, further education/training 21-10-2012, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,611
Posted By DeeFox
Thanks very much for responses - will possibly...

Thanks very much for responses - will possibly say something along the lines of what Rustbucket has suggested as it is true. Think it's such an old fashioned question but apparently it does come up...
Forum: Work, Careers, Employment rights, further education/training 20-10-2012, 11:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,611
Posted By DeeFox
Interview question - what are your weaknesses?

I have a teaching interview next week and I'm thinking about how to answer this question. I've heard people say that you should just say that you work too hard or are a perfectionist but that seems...
Forum: Work, Careers, Employment rights, further education/training 14-07-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 777
Posted By DeeFox
Chevron Training - online Special Needs Assistant course

Hi

I'm a qualified secondary school teacher (currently not working) and am thinking of doing this course online.

Has anyone done it? Or can anyone give me feedback about ChevronTraining or...
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 08-03-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,024
Posted By DeeFox
Canal boat holiday - possibly in France

We are thinking of going on a short holiday in early June and are considering hiring a boat in France for a few days. Has anyone done this? And do you have any tips?! Thanks.
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 04-01-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,358
Posted By DeeFox
Has anyone been to Venice in early June? I've...

Has anyone been to Venice in early June? I've heard it can be a bit smelly in warm weather.
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 04-01-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,358
Posted By DeeFox
Thanks very much for the responses so far. We're...

Thanks very much for the responses so far. We're thinking of Venice - neither of us has been there. Or maybe Barcelona.
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 02-01-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,358
Posted By DeeFox
Recommendations for short honeymoon break

I'm getting married in June. We have a one year old who we are leaving for a few days so it will be a short break. We're thinking of about three nights. Budget is limited, don't think we could...
Forum: Health Insurance and healthcare costs 25-11-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,482
Posted By DeeFox
[CENTER] Giving it up because we can't...

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Giving it up because we can't afford it.

Why should it be a "torturous routine"? I shouldn't have to engage in negotiation. Either they cover it or they don't. In this case she...
Forum: Health Insurance and healthcare costs 23-11-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,482
Posted By DeeFox
VHI: Poor customer service - trying to include my partner who had Garda MedicalAid.

I recently upgraded my health insurance policy to include my partner who had Garda MedicalAid.

At the start of the phone conversation lady in VHI said that he would not be covered for first 26...
Forum: Universal Health Insurance and related public policy issues 04-11-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,580
Posted By DeeFox
I have VHI insurance but decided to go public for...

I have VHI insurance but decided to go public for my maternity care as I heard it was very good. It turned out to be a very complicated pregnancy that required over two months bedrest as an...
Forum: Health Insurance and healthcare costs 04-11-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,025
Posted By DeeFox
Basic insurance for young family?

Hi
I have a basic policy with VHI which costs about €52 per month.
My partner has Garda Medical aid which is costing him around €36 per month.
We recently had a baby and she is covered on my...
Forum: Homes and gardens 02-08-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,137
Posted By DeeFox
Finding cheap furniture in Cork

Hi

I'm looking for a few chests of drawers and shelves.
I check donedeal and the pink pages regualarly but haven't found anything suitable yet. I had a look around town but the furniture seemed...
Forum: Ideas, suggestions for presents, food, etc. 21-11-2010, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,020
Posted By DeeFox
Gifts for Teachers - www.crosscare.ie

I noticed a small piece in the Times yesterday about how a huge amount of money is spent on presents for teachers at the end of a term - soap, candles, chocolates, etc. The charity Crosscare has set...
Forum: Location, Location, Location 14-09-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,628
Posted By DeeFox
Would you not consider renting for at least a...

Would you not consider renting for at least a year so as to get to know the city well before commiting to an area? Bear in mind as well that Cork is very small - I'm based in Douglas (on Southside)...
Forum: Issues with tracker mortgages 14-09-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,940
Posted By DeeFox
Eddie Hobbs said that interest rates would...

Eddie Hobbs said that interest rates would increase late next year and that by 2012 it would make more sense to fix your mortgage - thus people would give up their trackers.
Forum: Homes and Gardens - suppliers and recommend tradesmen 10-09-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,618
Posted By DeeFox
Keatings are regarded very highly - they are...

Keatings are regarded very highly - they are possibly more expensive than some of the other kitchen suppliers but their product is of a high quality.
Forum: Consumer Issues and Rights 10-09-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 15,118
Posted By DeeFox
I remember a particular episode where a young man...

I remember a particular episode where a young man was looking for a house. He had a young child (but was not with the mother) and minded her quite a lot. He had an anxiety attack half way through...
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 30-06-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,054
Posted By DeeFox
How about looking for holidays based around an...

How about looking for holidays based around an activity? Maybe doing the padi course in diving. Or learning to sail. Etc.
Forum: Mortgages and buying and selling homes 01-06-2010, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,016
Posted By DeeFox
Recommend an Auctioneer in Cork

I am involved in selling the family home. I contacted a well known auctioneer recently and he took almost a full week to come back to me with a valuation for the house. I think he has a poor...
Forum: Ideas, suggestions for presents, food, etc. 17-05-2010, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,669
Posted By DeeFox
I recommend Blue Daisy on Oliver Plunkett Street...

I recommend Blue Daisy on Oliver Plunkett Street - next door to the Old Oak. Not sure what tan they use but I always use them before weddings and think they are very good.
Forum: Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines 11-05-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,262
Posted By DeeFox
Recently got one in three weeks exactly from Cork...

Recently got one in three weeks exactly from Cork office.
Forum: Work, Careers, Employment rights, further education/training 01-05-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,314
Posted By DeeFox
You can get a stamped transcript from your...

You can get a stamped transcript from your College - just phone them and they'll send it out to you in a few days. Costs around €10 I think.
Forum: Mortgages and buying and selling homes 15-04-2010, 05:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,154
Posted By DeeFox
It's entirely possible that the owners of the...

It's entirely possible that the owners of the house are messing the estate agent around as well.
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