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  1. How to use Askaboutmoney

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    1. Budget 2018

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    2. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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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: Variable Rate Loan Overpayment Calculator RedOnion, Aug 14, 2018 at 8:42 AM
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    4. Credit Union issues

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      Latest: Wasting time applying? RETIRED2017, Jul 18, 2018
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    5. Investments

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    6. Alternative Investments

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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: Entitlement to state pension orka, Aug 14, 2018 at 1:21 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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      Latest: Help! Car insurance pursuing me for 100k! Palerider, Aug 14, 2018 at 8:32 PM
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    11. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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    12. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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      Latest: in bother with my PIA! zxcvbnm, Aug 14, 2018 at 3:32 PM
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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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    15. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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      Latest: Childrens Expectations Eroded noproblem, Aug 14, 2018 at 10:09 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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    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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      Latest: Director - Bike to Work Scheme Ciru75, Aug 14, 2018 at 11:09 PM
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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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    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
      Excludes:General plumbing; General green debates: Carbon tax; global warming etc.
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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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      Latest: Disposing of old electrical items. Leo, Jul 23, 2018
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    8. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
      Got caught out?
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      Latest: Ace Paving newbie, Jul 14, 2018
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    9. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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    10. Service Providers

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      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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    11. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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    12. Travel, accommodation and restaurants in Ireland

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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: Hostel for family in Dublin. BOXtheFOX, Jul 25, 2018
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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

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