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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. Deposits

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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: €10k Irish Debt - Live in UK - Intend to Pay RonaOha, Dec 9, 2017 at 11:19 AM
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    3. Credit Union issues

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    4. Investments

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    5. Alternative Investments

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    6. Payment Protection Insurance claims

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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: It’s Time for a Personal Taxes Campaign T McGibney, Dec 11, 2017 at 1:11 PM
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    8. Pensions

      https://www.askaboutmoney.com/forums/public-sector-pensions.61/
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      Latest: EU/US Pension? futureexpat, Dec 11, 2017 at 12:41 PM
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    9. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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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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    12. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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    13. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

      Rights, social welfare entitlements, tax refunds, pensions
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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: Job Seeker Allowance over 62 gipimann, Dec 9, 2017 at 2:40 PM
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    15. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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      Latest: Mixed Family VHI Plans - Reduce the Cost?? TurningGreen, Dec 11, 2017 at 12:08 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: HOME INSURANCE - JURY SERVICE COVER MrEarl, Dec 8, 2017 at 12:52 PM
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    17. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: Should I sell Investment Property? Sarenco, Dec 7, 2017 at 10:40 PM
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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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      Latest: Defence forces to get 28.5% pay rise Purple, Dec 5, 2017 at 1:05 PM
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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: New Extension - leak in roof Prosper, Dec 11, 2017 at 11:49 AM
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    3. Water metering and charges

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    4. Home energy

      Central Heating; fireplaces; double glazing; Insulation; BER; alternative energy;energy saving lights
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      Latest: thermal imaging of house Leo, Dec 11, 2017 at 12:57 PM
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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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      Latest: iPhone 8 or 8 plus? Carnmore, Nov 30, 2017
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    11. Service Providers

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    12. Cars, cycling and transport

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    13. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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    2. Shooting the Breeze

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