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  1. How to use Askaboutmoney

    Please read the Posting Guidelines before posting
    How to ask a question and how to reply
    Suggestions for improving Askaboutmoney
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    1. Budget 2019

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      Latest: Earned Income Tax Credit Westgolf, 11 Nov 2018 at 7:37 PM
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    2. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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      Latest: Best return on monthly saving over 5+ years misemoi, 14 Nov 2018 at 8:48 AM
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    3. Banking, credit cards, etc

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: Eejit seeking advice over 40k CC debt RedOnion, 14 Nov 2018 at 9:00 AM
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    4. Credit Union issues

      loans, savings, restructuring, etc.
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      Latest: Prepay interest RedOnion, 8 Nov 2018 at 4:40 PM
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    5. Investments

      Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)
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      Latest: How the Aryzta Rights Issue will work DL10000, 14 Nov 2018 at 10:20 AM
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    6. Alternative Investments

      Crytocurrencies, gold, wine, art, etc.
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    7. Tax

      Personal taxes only. For business tax go to Askaboutbusiness. For investment property tax go to Property Investment.
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      Latest: Tax for US Mutual Funds Ndiddy, 14 Nov 2018 at 2:12 PM
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    8. Pensions

      https://www.askaboutmoney.com/forums/public-sector-pensions.61/
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      Latest: What does your pension portfolio look like? Ndiddy, 14 Nov 2018 at 2:55 PM
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    9. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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      Latest: Mayo Pension Advisor noproblem, 13 Nov 2018 at 5:42 PM
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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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    12. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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      Latest: Judgement Mortgage Bronte, 14 Nov 2018 at 12:56 PM
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    13. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

      Rights, social welfare entitlements, tax refunds, pensions
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      Latest: ex-gratia payments dublin67, 6 Nov 2018
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    14. Welfare and state benefits

      Ask questions about Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance in the Redundancy and Unemployment forum.
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      Latest: Social Welfare and additional income. Protocol, 12 Nov 2018 at 3:23 PM
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    15. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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      Latest: Moved Job - Family Health Insurance fred123456, 13 Nov 2018 at 2:34 PM
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    16. 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: Life insurance policies Jimbobp, 14 Nov 2018 at 2:39 PM
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    17. Money makeover

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

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    19. 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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    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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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: House damp, insulate or damp proof? elcato, 14 Nov 2018 at 2:23 PM
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    3. Water metering and charges

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      Latest: Mains pipe through attic Leo, 6 Feb 2018
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    4. 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: Thermostat for instant electric heaters Gervan, 12 Nov 2018 at 3:54 PM
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    5. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

      Mortgages, tax, legal, planning,building etc.
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    6. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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      Latest: property Management Fee lantus, 12 Nov 2018 at 9:50 AM
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    7. Latest: Work breaks Purple, 12 Nov 2018 at 8:24 AM
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    8. Consumer Issues and Rights

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      Latest: Chinese company posing as uk running shoe etailer Leo, 14 Nov 2018 at 12:51 PM
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    9. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
      Got caught out?
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      Latest: Fake Revenue tax refund scam Thirsty, 24 Oct 2018
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    10. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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    11. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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      Latest: Cost of fixing phone line for broadband? Leo, 14 Nov 2018 at 12:17 PM
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    12. Service Providers

      eircom, vodafone, O2,magnet,UPC, Sky etc.
      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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      Latest: Broadband best buys Jazz01, 14 Nov 2018 at 9:59 AM
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    13. Cars, cycling and transport

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    14. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

      Please keep general discussions and opinions in Letting Off Steam.
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      Latest: Mailing address needed elcato, 12 Nov 2018 at 4:52 PM
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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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      Latest: Should we use this new tool on Askaboutmoney? Sunny, 14 Nov 2018 at 3:10 PM
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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: Brexit and the Border Purple, 14 Nov 2018 at 10:45 AM
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