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    1. Budget 2018

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    2. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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    3. Banking, credit cards, etc

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    4. Credit Union issues

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    5. Alternative Investments

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    6. Tax

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    7. Pensions

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    8. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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      Latest: Letting Agents South Dublin Martin1, Aug 19, 2018 at 8:49 PM
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    9. 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: Help! Car insurance pursuing me for 100k! Leo, Aug 21, 2018 at 1:33 PM
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    10. Wills, inheritances and gifts

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    11. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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    12. Welfare and state benefits

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    13. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    14. Insurance not covered in other forums

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      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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    15. Money makeover

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

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    17. Other financial issues

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    1. Economic issues

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    2. The great financial debates

      Recurring debates on financial topics
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    1. Supermarket shopping

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      Latest: online compared to going to the supermarket qwerty5, Aug 19, 2018 at 7:29 AM
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    2. Homes and gardens

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    3. Water metering and charges

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    4. Home energy

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

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    6. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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    7. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    8. Is this a scam?

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

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    10. Service Providers

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    11. Travel, accommodation and restaurants in Ireland

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    12. Cars, cycling and transport

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    13. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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    2. Shooting the Breeze

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