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    1. Brexit

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      Latest: Donald Tusk's "special place in hell" remark Leo, 19 Feb 2019 at 9:11 AM
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    2. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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      Latest: KBC Extra Regular Saver threshold pudds, 17 Feb 2019 at 7:24 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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    4. Credit Union issues

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    5. Investments

      Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)
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      Latest: Playing around with ex dividend dates. Grizzly, 19 Feb 2019 at 1:00 PM
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    6. Alternative Investments

      Crytocurrencies, gold, wine, art, etc.
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      Latest: AAM Bitcoin Valuation Game MrEarl, 10 Jan 2019
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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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    8. Pensions

      https://www.askaboutmoney.com/forums/public-sector-pensions.61/
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      Latest: Pension for dummies RETIRED2017, 20 Feb 2019 at 6:06 PM
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    9. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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      Latest: Discount Brokers GSheehy, 13 Feb 2019
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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: Capacity to make decisions noproblem, 20 Feb 2019 at 11:36 PM
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    12. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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      Latest: Falling in Love at 70 noproblem, 20 Feb 2019 at 11:25 PM
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    13. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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      Latest: 72,000 in debt split between me and my ex zxcvbnm, 20 Feb 2019 at 11:24 PM
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    14. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

      Rights, social welfare entitlements, tax refunds, pensions
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    15. Welfare and state benefits

      Ask questions about Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance in the Redundancy and Unemployment forum.
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      Latest: Hap and family member as tenant mathepac, 20 Feb 2019 at 8:49 PM
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    16. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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      Latest: Query re Excess snowyb, 20 Feb 2019 at 11:35 PM
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    17. 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: Income Protection/PHI - discount broker? RedOnion, 20 Feb 2019 at 6:56 PM
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    18. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: Need advice on how to invest €175m SHEEPFARMER, 21 Feb 2019 at 12:12 AM
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    19. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    20. 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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    21. Economic issues

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    22. The great financial debates

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    1. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Attic Insulation Markove, 20 Feb 2019 at 6:05 PM
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    2. 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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    3. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

      Mortgages, tax, legal, planning,building etc.
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      Latest: Splitting units in house legally Leo, 18 Feb 2019 at 9:08 AM
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    4. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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      Latest: Fire extinguisher maintenance Dermot, 26 Jan 2019
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    6. Consumer Issues and Rights

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      Latest: Car Service complaint Seagull, 20 Feb 2019 at 12:42 PM
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    7. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
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      Latest: Missed calls from a scam number? pat k, 19 Feb 2019 at 7:20 PM
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    8. Technology

      Technical problems; recommendations for phones; etc
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      Latest: Soarview/Freeview Leo, 18 Feb 2019 at 9:04 AM
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    9. Service Providers

      Broadband, mobile, land lines, TV
      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Technology forum
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      Latest: 3Unlimited Broadband - any good? peemac, 19 Feb 2019 at 5:31 PM
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    10. Travel, accommodation and restaurants in Ireland

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      Latest: Lunch stop. Dublin to Cork. bleary, 19 Feb 2019 at 9:13 AM
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    11. Cars, cycling and transport

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      Latest: Good place for a car service. pingin, 20 Feb 2019 at 9:52 AM
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    12. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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      Latest: Small (under 6' long) single bed needed. RETIRED2017, 20 Feb 2019 at 5:27 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: National Children's Hospital mathepac, 20 Feb 2019 at 9:11 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: What is Important in your Life? Betsy Og, 19 Feb 2019 at 12:15 PM
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