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#Broke

# broke - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Rio police rely on toilet paper donations due to cuts in funding
# Brazil
# Brazil

Rio police rely on toilet paper donations due to cuts in funding

Nov 27th 2016, 8:00 AM 6,994 Views 4 Comments

Severe budget shortfalls have left police scrounging for equipment, fuel and even the most basic hygiene items.

# broke - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

This former NBA star on how coffee habits can tell you a lot about players' finances
# Money Matters
From The42
# Money Matters

This former NBA star on how coffee habits can tell you a lot about players' finances

Mar 30th 2016, 12:05 AM 9,659 Views 0 Comments

Adonal Foyle spent 12 years with the Golden State Warriors, Orlando Magic and the Memphis Grizzlies.

# broke - Monday 18 January, 2016

11 tweets that sum up being broke in January
# All Out
From The Daily Edge
# All Out

11 tweets that sum up being broke in January

Jan 18th 2016, 4:16 PM 11,003 Views 0 Comments

The longest month. Ever.

# broke - Saturday 16 January, 2016

7 cheap nights in to have with The Girls
# On The Cheap
From The Daily Edge
# On The Cheap

7 cheap nights in to have with The Girls

Jan 16th 2016, 6:00 PM 10,234 Views 6 Comments

Gather up the gals for a cheap night in.

# broke - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Trust fund set up to support family of Lomu after New Zealand legend dies broke
# Financial Assistance
From The42
# Financial Assistance

Trust fund set up to support family of Lomu after New Zealand legend dies broke

Dec 15th 2015, 8:00 AM 33,568 Views 22 Comments

The All Blacks great tragically passed away last month, leaving behind two young sons.

# broke - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

12 facts of life for all skint people
# No Money Mo Problems
From The Daily Edge
# No Money Mo Problems

12 facts of life for all skint people

Nov 25th 2015, 9:30 PM 11,607 Views 3 Comments

It’s that time of the month again…

# broke - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

The average Irish person will spend almost €600 this Christmas
# Cash Outflow
# Cash Outflow

The average Irish person will spend almost €600 this Christmas

Nov 24th 2015, 6:07 AM 12,513 Views 20 Comments

According to a Christmas spending survey. And we all think we’re worse off than last year. Mind you, last year we felt the same way…

# broke - Thursday 15 October, 2015

50 Cent didn't take too kindly to being called 'broke'
# Get Rich Or Die Tryin
From The Daily Edge
# Get Rich Or Die Tryin

50 Cent didn't take too kindly to being called 'broke'

Oct 15th 2015, 7:38 PM 4,864 Views 2 Comments

The rapper was reported to have declared bankruptcy in July. But he’s still doing OK…

# broke - Monday 13 July, 2015

Over 500% increase in people being declared bankrupt
# Broke
# Broke

Over 500% increase in people being declared bankrupt

Jul 13th 2015, 3:40 PM 9,921 Views 10 Comments

There has been a 568% increase in the number of bankruptcy adjudications before the courts.

# broke - Friday 29 May, 2015

Westlife singer Shane Filan talks to Pat about how he ended up €23 million in debt
# Hard Times
# Hard Times

Westlife singer Shane Filan talks to Pat about how he ended up €23 million in debt

May 29th 2015, 10:00 PM 47,504 Views 88 Comments

Filan was a high profile casualty of the economic crash.

# broke - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

One in 7 of us have "nothing left" at the end each month
# Broke
# Broke

One in 7 of us have "nothing left" at the end each month

Nov 12th 2014, 6:45 AM 10,795 Views 49 Comments

Four in five households say they’re concerned water charges will put a further strain on their finances.

# broke - Friday 8 August, 2014

Is this the latest headache for Ireland's insolvent classes?
# Broke
# Broke

Is this the latest headache for Ireland's insolvent classes?

Aug 8th 2014, 12:49 PM 11,721 Views 7 Comments

A recently discovered flaw in insolvency law won’t be fixed until September.

# broke - Monday 27 January, 2014

Fiji sack their coach... to save money
# Broke
From The42
# Broke

Fiji sack their coach... to save money

Jan 27th 2014, 10:29 AM 4,427 Views 3 Comments

The cash-strapped rugby union were left with little choice.

# broke - Thursday 2 January, 2014

6 signs you may have overspent at Christmas
# No Money Mo Problems
From The Daily Edge
# No Money Mo Problems

6 signs you may have overspent at Christmas

Jan 2nd 2014, 8:00 AM 7,172 Views 1 Comment

No mun, no fun, so they say.

# broke - Monday 9 September, 2013

Poll: Will the new insolvency service work?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will the new insolvency service work?

Sep 9th 2013, 9:34 AM 5,377 Views 44 Comments

It is launched today but will the service for struggling borrowers actually work?

Day One: Insolvency Service opens its doors
# Broke
# Broke

Day One: Insolvency Service opens its doors

Sep 9th 2013, 6:30 AM 5,539 Views 25 Comments

Reports yesterday suggested that up to 4,500 people have been in contact with the body already.

# broke - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

NAMA tries to stop Seán Dunne's US plans
# Baron Of Ballsbridge
# Baron Of Ballsbridge

NAMA tries to stop Seán Dunne's US plans

Jul 10th 2013, 9:33 AM 11,551 Views 44 Comments

Another twist in the tale…

# broke - Monday 1 April, 2013

Leaks could do 'untold damage' to insolvency services
# Broke
# Broke

Leaks could do 'untold damage' to insolvency services

Apr 1st 2013, 6:44 PM 10,025 Views 79 Comments

Fianna Fáil has called on the government to publish the guidelines immediately.

# broke - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Sports film of the week: Broke
# Movie Night
From The42
# Movie Night

Sports film of the week: Broke

Oct 14th 2012, 10:34 PM 1,520 Views 0 Comments

Billy Corden’s latest offering takes a look at how many athletes fail to properly manage their millions.

# broke - Thursday 4 October, 2012

12 telling quotes from Broke, the new ESPN 30 for 30 documentary
# 30 For 30
From The42
# 30 For 30

12 telling quotes from Broke, the new ESPN 30 for 30 documentary

Oct 4th 2012, 11:33 AM 2,819 Views 0 Comments

The brilliant sports doc series returned for a second season on Tuesday night with this look at pro athletes who went bankrupt.

# broke - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

ESPN 30 for 30 returned last night with 'Broke', a documentary on pro athletes going bankrupt
# 30 For 30
From The42
# 30 For 30

ESPN 30 for 30 returned last night with 'Broke', a documentary on pro athletes going bankrupt

Oct 3rd 2012, 12:17 PM 1,831 Views 2 Comments

Judging by their tweets, a lot of American athletes woke up this morning and resolved to be more careful with their money.

# broke - Friday 15 April, 2011

One million people live on €70 or less a month after the bills are paid: survey
# Broke
# Broke

One million people live on €70 or less a month after the bills are paid: survey

Apr 15th 2011, 8:28 AM 1,477 Views 0 Comments

A new survey uncovers some shocking statistics including that 428,000 believe they have no future for their families in Ireland because of the economic downturn.