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  1. How to use Askaboutmoney

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    How to ask a question and how to reply
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    1. Budget 2019

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    2. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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      Latest: Inheritance on deposit adox, Sep 21, 2018 at 5:11 PM
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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: A fresh wave of Ulster Bank IT problems? tallpaul, Sep 21, 2018 at 3:24 PM
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    4. Credit Union issues

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      Latest: Prepay interest Fiddlybits, Sep 17, 2018 at 4:28 PM
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    5. Investments

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      Latest: Longest Bull Market in History cremeegg, Sep 21, 2018 at 1:21 PM
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    6. Alternative Investments

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      Latest: Marketscfd section4, Sep 20, 2018 at 5:06 PM
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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: Form 11 or Form 12? Bewildered123, Sep 21, 2018 at 2:50 PM
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    8. Pensions

      https://www.askaboutmoney.com/forums/public-sector-pensions.61/
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    9. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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      Latest: Notary public RedOnion, Sep 13, 2018
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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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      Latest: judgment in default of defence begbie55, Sep 21, 2018 at 10:01 AM
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    11. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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      Latest: Inheritance to someone deceased - what happens fiction1, Sep 21, 2018 at 3:58 PM
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    12. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

      Rights, social welfare entitlements, tax refunds, pensions
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      Latest: Losing job with no redundancy Callan, Sep 21, 2018 at 11:21 AM
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    13. Welfare and state benefits

      Ask questions about Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance in the Redundancy and Unemployment forum.
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      Latest: contributory pension - adult dependant Monbretia, Sep 19, 2018 at 8:45 PM
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    14. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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      Latest: Family Health Insurance Renewal Molly2015, Sep 21, 2018 at 4:36 PM
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    15. 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: House contents only gravitygirl, Sep 20, 2018 at 9:21 PM
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    16. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: 41 looking to retire at 50... possible ? paddyd, Sep 18, 2018 at 10:55 PM
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    17. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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      Latest: Self-employed: Ireland & UK & Spain Nemama, Sep 21, 2018 at 3:52 PM
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    18. 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: Where do you purchase your fresh fish from? joanmul, Sep 21, 2018 at 4:21 PM
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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Suspended Timber Floors Pampootie, Sep 20, 2018 at 7:47 PM
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    3. Water metering and charges

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      Latest: Mains pipe through attic Leo, Feb 6, 2018
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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. Latest: Overtime vs worked up time RETIRED2017, Sep 19, 2018 at 6:19 PM
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    8. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
      Got caught out?
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      Latest: help for a relative who has been scammed cormster1, Sep 15, 2018 at 10:18 PM
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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: HDMI LEADS Cervelo, Sep 20, 2018 at 3:10 PM
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    11. Service Providers

      eircom, vodafone, O2,magnet,UPC, Sky etc.
      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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      Latest: Charged for unused broadband service David1234, Sep 21, 2018 at 7:58 AM
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    12. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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      Latest: When is the optimum time to book a flight? tallpaul, Sep 21, 2018 at 3:08 PM
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    13. Cars, cycling and transport

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    14. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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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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    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: Be careful about robbing bookies in Cork Leper, Sep 21, 2018 at 7:07 AM
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