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    1. Deposits

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

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: is there an AIB IT problem today? Gervan, Jul 22, 2017 at 11:59 AM
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    3. Credit Union issues

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    4. Investments

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    5. Payment Protection Insurance claims

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    6. Tax

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      Latest: Revenue audit - publication list of defaulters cmalone, Jul 22, 2017 at 7:27 PM
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    7. Pensions

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      Latest: Bridging the gap between 60 and oap Gordon Gekko, Jul 22, 2017 at 11:03 AM
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    9. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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    10. 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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    11. Wills, inheritances and gifts

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      Latest: Practicalities of inheriting 50% of a house SirMille, Jul 21, 2017 at 7:34 PM
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    12. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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    13. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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    14. Welfare and state benefits

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    15. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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      Latest: Renewal for family of 5 Gabrielle, Jul 19, 2017 at 10:16 PM
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    16. 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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      Latest: Life Assurance Rule of Thumb Thirsty, Jul 15, 2017
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    17. Money makeover

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    18. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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      Latest: Funding / grants / loans for start up thedaddyman, Jul 21, 2017 at 10:50 AM
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    19. Other financial issues

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    1. Economic issues

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      Latest: What is the extent of tax evasion these days? Purple, Jul 19, 2017 at 12:52 PM
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    2. The great financial debates

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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Pay by weight is back Delboy, Jul 21, 2017 at 10:02 PM
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    3. Water metering and charges

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      Latest: Water Charge Selling House Marsha25, May 24, 2017
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    4. Home energy

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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. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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      Latest: New mobile phone which one should I get Cervelo, Jul 21, 2017 at 6:10 PM
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    11. Service Providers

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      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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    12. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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    14. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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    2. Shooting the Breeze

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      Latest: What's an ideal wage? jjm, Jul 21, 2017 at 1:51 PM
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