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# bills - Friday 24 October, 2014

Cameron: 'No way are we paying a surprise bill from the EU for €2bn'
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

Cameron: 'No way are we paying a surprise bill from the EU for €2bn'

Oct 24th 2014, 7:51 PM 19,197 Views 90 Comments

“If people think that is going to happen they’ve got another thing coming.”

# bills - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Here's what the Taoiseach has to say about Irish Water and your PPS number
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Here's what the Taoiseach has to say about Irish Water and your PPS number

Sep 17th 2014, 6:32 PM 67,457 Views 310 Comments

Enda Kenny made the comment in the Dáil as it met after the summer break.

# bills - Sunday 20 July, 2014

How to protect yourself against unwanted app charges
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

How to protect yourself against unwanted app charges

Jul 20th 2014, 11:00 AM 13,460 Views 6 Comments

Because nobody wants to be greeted with a large bill at the end of the month.

# bills - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget?

Jul 15th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,849 Views 4 Comments

Ibec is one of several groups making pre-budget submissions to the Oireachtas Finance Committee today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?

# bills - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Could a levy on alcohol help suicide prevention?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Could a levy on alcohol help suicide prevention?

Jul 2nd 2014, 9:00 AM 8,528 Views 89 Comments

Senators think it could raise €200 million a year to help improve mental health services. They’ll be discussing this and several other topics today.

# bills - Thursday 26 June, 2014

1 in 5 households are behind in their electricity bills
# Stress
# Stress

1 in 5 households are behind in their electricity bills

Jun 26th 2014, 8:06 AM 7,129 Views 73 Comments

The survey was carried out by the Commission for Energy Regulation.

# bills - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

What can TDs do to prevent suicide in prisons?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

What can TDs do to prevent suicide in prisons?

Jun 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,267 Views 8 Comments

The Justice Committee will discuss this and other issues today.

# bills - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

More households borrowing money to pay "increasingly unaffordable" energy bills
# Uswitch.ie
# Uswitch.ie

More households borrowing money to pay "increasingly unaffordable" energy bills

Apr 16th 2014, 9:24 AM 7,198 Views 49 Comments

Increasing numbers are turning to credit cards or dipping into savings.

Poll: What's a fair price to pay for water each year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What's a fair price to pay for water each year?

Apr 16th 2014, 9:03 AM 14,440 Views 190 Comments

Reports suggest the average bill will be less than €300 – do you think that’s fair?

# bills - Friday 4 April, 2014

Eircom error will leave 30,000 paying big bills
# Crossed Wires
# Crossed Wires

Eircom error will leave 30,000 paying big bills

Apr 4th 2014, 7:26 AM 21,072 Views 98 Comments

Eircom says it failed to process direct debits.

# bills - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

EU lawmakers vote in favour of scrapping roaming charges by 2015
# Roaming Charges
# Roaming Charges

EU lawmakers vote in favour of scrapping roaming charges by 2015

Mar 18th 2014, 12:24 PM 6,933 Views 10 Comments

The European Commission says it expects a final agreement of the legislation by December 2014.

# bills - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Disposable income on the rise but 1/3 rely on credit card to make ends meet
# Bills
# Bills

Disposable income on the rise but 1/3 rely on credit card to make ends meet

Jan 21st 2014, 8:12 AM 5,654 Views 27 Comments

The latest survey from the Irish League of Credit Unions shows the number of people with no money left over after essential bills has fallen by almost 40,000.

# bills - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Eirgrid receives thousands of submissions on pylon project
# Pylons
# Pylons

Eirgrid receives thousands of submissions on pylon project

Jan 8th 2014, 9:04 AM 6,425 Views 54 Comments

Minister Pat Rabbitte is expected to meet with the board and senior management of Eirgrid later this week.

# bills - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Putting electricity cables underground will add 3% to electricity bills over the next 50 years, says Rabbitte
# Deadline
# Deadline

Putting electricity cables underground will add 3% to electricity bills over the next 50 years, says Rabbitte

Jan 7th 2014, 8:52 AM 10,093 Views 117 Comments

The deadline for submissions on this third round of public consultation conducted by Eirgrid is 5pm today.

# bills - Monday 4 November, 2013

11 excellent hidden messages on restaurant receipts
# Cheque Please
From The Daily Edge
# Cheque Please

11 excellent hidden messages on restaurant receipts

Nov 4th 2013, 1:00 PM 60,174 Views 15 Comments

Always, ALWAYS check your bill carefully.

# bills - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Laws to extend free GP care and regulate sunbed use promised by government
# Legislative Agenda
# Legislative Agenda

Laws to extend free GP care and regulate sunbed use promised by government

Sep 18th 2013, 3:21 PM 2,734 Views 53 Comments

The government has published a list of bills it expects to publish between now and the end of the year.

# bills - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

TD uses Dáil questions to see how effective Seanad is, Ministers tell her to find out herself
# Seanad Referendum
# Seanad Referendum

TD uses Dáil questions to see how effective Seanad is, Ministers tell her to find out herself

Aug 28th 2013, 6:30 AM 9,472 Views 22 Comments

The deputy director of Fine Gael’s Seanad abolition campaign, Regina Doherty, used the parliamentary questions to find out information about the Seanad, but ministers in her own party told her to find out herself.

# bills - Monday 29 July, 2013

Column: Here's what a politician does during the summer
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here's what a politician does during the summer

Jul 29th 2013, 7:30 PM 90 Views 40 Comments

The Dáil and Seanad may not be voting but that doesn’t mean TDs and Senators are on holidays. In fact, the summer months are when a lot of important work gets done, writes Anne Ferris TD.

# bills - Thursday 16 May, 2013

€500m worth of T-Bills sold at auction
# Treasury Bills
# Treasury Bills

€500m worth of T-Bills sold at auction

May 16th 2013, 12:15 PM 5,283 Views 13 Comments

The bills were sold at a lower interest rate this month than last month.

# bills - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Column: We have a president with an opinion, what's the big deal?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We have a president with an opinion, what's the big deal?

May 15th 2013, 7:00 AM 204 Views 40 Comments

Michael D Higgins won the Irish presidential elections based on his vision of a ‘radically inclusive Republic’. So how could anyone be surprised about him elaborating on that vision, asks Maura Adshead.

# bills - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Another €500m of T-Bills for sale this week
# Bills
# Bills

Another €500m of T-Bills for sale this week

May 14th 2013, 11:08 AM 4,865 Views 5 Comments

The NTMA will hold another auction this Thursday as it attempts to help Ireland return to normal lending markets.

# bills - Monday 15 April, 2013

Column: I cried when I heard about the mobility allowance cut - I can't take any more
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I cried when I heard about the mobility allowance cut - I can't take any more

Apr 15th 2013, 7:00 PM 163 Views 54 Comments

The mobility grant gave me and my husband the chance to lead independent lives, with dignity, writes Miriam Murphy, who says this government are chipping away at the help for people with disabilities.

# bills - Friday 8 March, 2013

Leo Varadkar: Property tax is easy to pay and hard to evade
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Leo Varadkar: Property tax is easy to pay and hard to evade

Mar 8th 2013, 8:54 AM 10,878 Views 201 Comments

The Minister for Transport said that people struggling to pay their bills do not automatically become exempt from income tax and the same principle should apply to the forthcoming property tax.

# bills - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

More than 5,800 homes lost gas or electricity connection because of non-payment
# Recession
# Recession

More than 5,800 homes lost gas or electricity connection because of non-payment

Mar 6th 2013, 9:30 AM 4,870 Views 37 Comments

The figures were compiled by the Commission for Energy Regulation for the period from July to September 2012.

# bills - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Childcare costs leave parents struggling to pay household bills
# Childcare
# Childcare

Childcare costs leave parents struggling to pay household bills

Mar 5th 2013, 6:15 AM 8,136 Views 45 Comments

A survey has shown that costs are also preventing many parents from taking up employment.

# bills - Thursday 17 January, 2013

61% of people have under €100 left a month after essential bills - Credit Unions
# Bills
# Bills

61% of people have under €100 left a month after essential bills - Credit Unions

Jan 17th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,625 Views 75 Comments

the final 2012 ‘What’s Left’ tracker series conducted by the Irish league of Credit Unions shows 61% of people have €100 or less left at the end of the month once essential bills are paid.

# bills - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

2012 was Dáil's busiest year since foundation of State
# Busybodies
# Busybodies

2012 was Dáil's busiest year since foundation of State

Jan 2nd 2013, 1:25 PM 4,572 Views 40 Comments

The Dáil sat on 123 days last year – the most in its history, beating records set in the 1920s.

# bills - Monday 22 October, 2012

Over 1.3 million adults have less than €50 left after monthly bills
# What's Left?
# What's Left?

Over 1.3 million adults have less than €50 left after monthly bills

Oct 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 9,198 Views 95 Comments

And looking ahead to winter, households are worried about heating costs and Christmas expenses.

# bills - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Poll: Do you try to shop in Irish-owned supermarkets?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you try to shop in Irish-owned supermarkets?

Oct 16th 2012, 9:44 AM 13,019 Views 126 Comments

Study shows that chains like Tesco, Aldi and Lidl are experiencing more growth than homegrown Irish chains – do you make a conscious choice to shop in Irish supermarkets?

# bills - Friday 28 September, 2012

Poll: Have you turned on your heating yet?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you turned on your heating yet?

Sep 28th 2012, 12:52 PM 9,408 Views 45 Comments

With energy price hikes kicking in soon and temperatures falling, are you switching on the timer – or holding off as long as possible?

The Redzone: The 49ers can cool the Jets
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

The Redzone: The 49ers can cool the Jets

Sep 28th 2012, 11:12 AM 441 Views 1 Comment

With both teams unexpectedly 2-1, but for very different reasons, there’s a lot on the line in New York this weekend.

# bills - Friday 14 September, 2012

Airtricity announces rise in gas and electricity prices
# Airtricity
# Airtricity

Airtricity announces rise in gas and electricity prices

Sep 14th 2012, 7:23 PM 6,083 Views 61 Comments

Customers face an increase in the cost of their gas and electricity from the middle of next month, the company said today.

# bills - Friday 7 September, 2012

Electric Ireland announces electricity and gas price increases
# Energy
# Energy

Electric Ireland announces electricity and gas price increases

Sep 7th 2012, 5:58 PM 5,674 Views 57 Comments

Not good news for the company’s 1.3 million customers, 60,000 of whom also get their gas from Electric Ireland.

# bills - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

$10k refunded to woman charged for 25 years of streetlighting
# Refund
# Refund

$10k refunded to woman charged for 25 years of streetlighting

Aug 14th 2012, 7:04 PM 15,013 Views 24 Comments

Woman discovered the error when someone interested in buying her home queried her utility charges.

# bills - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Number of people having gas and electricity cut off has tripled
# Bills Bills Bills
# Bills Bills Bills

Number of people having gas and electricity cut off has tripled

Aug 7th 2012, 5:06 PM 5,685 Views 42 Comments

Almost 7,000 customers had their gas or electricity disconnected in the first three months of this year.

# bills - Monday 9 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Monday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Monday

Jul 9th 2012, 8:04 PM 12,633 Views 4 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Poll: Are you up to date with your bills?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you up to date with your bills?

Jul 9th 2012, 11:15 AM 7,656 Views 45 Comments

A new survey says that 47 per cent of consumers struggle to pay all of their bills on time. Are you up-to-date with your bills?

# bills - Monday 2 July, 2012

Ulster Bank will pay utility bills for some customers
# Ulster Bank
# Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank will pay utility bills for some customers

Jul 2nd 2012, 7:36 AM 7,474 Views 30 Comments

The bank is still struggling to clear a backlog of payments.

# bills - Friday 25 May, 2012

Calls to Vincent de Paul have increased by 80 per cent
# Recession
# Recession

Calls to Vincent de Paul have increased by 80 per cent

May 25th 2012, 7:59 AM 1,085 Views 4 Comments

Around one quarter of people who ask for help are looking for food.