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    1. Brexit

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    2. Deposits

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      Latest: Term Deposits (Fixed Lump Sum Savings) CiaranT, 15 Jan 2019 at 8:57 PM
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    3. Banking, credit cards, etc

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      Latest: PCP vs bank loan for new car - advice please Feemar5, 18 Jan 2019 at 8:18 PM
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    4. Credit Union issues

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    6. Alternative Investments

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    7. Tax

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      Latest: PRSI worker with additional income - 2 jobs BenGinaShui, 19 Jan 2019 at 10:38 AM
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    8. Pensions

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    10. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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    11. 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: Tree ..neighbouring property MangoJoe, 17 Jan 2019 at 4:27 PM
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    12. Wills, inheritances and gifts

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    13. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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    14. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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    15. Welfare and state benefits

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    16. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    17. Insurance not covered in other forums

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      Ask about business insurance in the business forum.
      Ask about mortgage protection in the mortgage forum
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    18. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: Save for home or invest? gravitygirl, 19 Jan 2019 at 7:49 PM
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    19. Askaboutbusiness

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    20. Other financial issues

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    21. Economic issues

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    22. The great financial debates

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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Mains to attic using a down pipe Thrifty, 17 Jan 2019 at 11:13 AM
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    3. Home energy

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    4. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    5. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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    6. Latest: Not working full notice period Sunny, 18 Jan 2019 at 11:38 AM
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    7. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    8. Is this a scam?

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    9. Technology

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    12. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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      Latest: electricity and electric cars going forward? PMU, 19 Jan 2019 at 12:36 PM
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