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# cost-of-living - Saturday 22 September, 2012

'Leave the immersion on': Your tips for saving energy... and money
# Household Tips
# Household Tips

'Leave the immersion on': Your tips for saving energy... and money

Sep 22nd 2012, 9:15 AM 57,473 Views 47 Comments

With rising gas and electricity prices we gave you a few tips to make savings last week. Now it’s your turn.

# cost-of-living - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Explainer: Why energy prices are rising and what you can do to save money
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Explainer: Why energy prices are rising and what you can do to save money

Sep 16th 2012, 12:00 PM 15,098 Views 32 Comments

With price hikes announced by Airtricity, Bord Gáis and Electric Ireland recently. We tell you why your gas and electricity is going up and what you can do to save money. Plus share your tips with us.

# cost-of-living - 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 6,056 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.

# cost-of-living - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Cost of living rose by 0.6pc in August
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost of living rose by 0.6pc in August

Sep 13th 2012, 11:37 AM 3,019 Views 13 Comments

The increase in the third-level student contribution and the rising price of petrol have the largest impact in the inflation rate.

# cost-of-living - 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 5,651 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.

# cost-of-living - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Bord Gáis gas bills to rise by 8.5pc from October
# Bord Gais
# Bord Gais

Bord Gáis gas bills to rise by 8.5pc from October

Sep 4th 2012, 1:50 PM 5,317 Views 99 Comments

The Commission for Energy Regulation approves an 8.5 per cent increase in Bord Gais Energy’s domestic gas prices.

# cost-of-living - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Dublin plummets in global cost-of-living rankings
# Cost Of Living Survey
# Cost Of Living Survey

Dublin plummets in global cost-of-living rankings

Jun 20th 2012, 12:16 PM 7,905 Views 32 Comments

Ireland’s capital has dropped from being one of the ‘top ten’ most expensive cities in the world to number 72.

# cost-of-living - Thursday 15 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Mar 15th 2012, 7:50 PM 3,661 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s evening round-up of all the day’s main news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Cost of living rose by 0.9 per cent in February
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost of living rose by 0.9 per cent in February

Mar 15th 2012, 12:54 PM 1,264 Views 8 Comments

Surging costs of clothing and footwear, and bumps to the cost of transport and furniture, mean inflation is on the up.

# cost-of-living - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Cost of living fell by 0.5 per cent in January
# Deflation
# Deflation

Cost of living fell by 0.5 per cent in January

Feb 23rd 2012, 12:00 PM 1,341 Views 17 Comments

You might’nt have noticed, but technically you got a pay rise – though the cost of living is still 2.2 per cent higher than last year.

# cost-of-living - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

The most expensive city in the world? That would be Zurich
# World's Most Expensive City
# World's Most Expensive City

The most expensive city in the world? That would be Zurich

Feb 15th 2012, 9:17 AM 6,131 Views 37 Comments

A loaf of sliced white bread costs US$6.15 in the Swiss city.

# cost-of-living - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Inflation rate remains unchanged in November
# Inflation
# Inflation

Inflation rate remains unchanged in November

Dec 8th 2011, 11:15 AM 502 Views 1 Comment

The cost of living remained unchanged in November, meaning the annual inflation rate is at 2.9 per cent.

# cost-of-living - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Sep 14th 2011, 8:30 AM 2,154 Views 13 Comments

Nine things to know by 9am: Results day for Junior Cert students, cabinet meets to discuss selling off state assets, and what Irish people are more likely to lie about than anyone else…

Ireland is the fifth most expensive place to live in the EU
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Ireland is the fifth most expensive place to live in the EU

Sep 14th 2011, 8:25 AM 1,791 Views 34 Comments

Prices in Ireland are 18 per cent above the European Union average, despite a drop in inflation.

# cost-of-living - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Cost of living increased by 0.2 per cent in August
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost of living increased by 0.2 per cent in August

Sep 8th 2011, 11:28 AM 284 Views 0 Comments

The Central Statistics Office says the annual rate of inflation in Ireland stood at 2.2 per cent as of the end of August.

# cost-of-living - Thursday 9 June, 2011

Rate of inflation rises to 2.7 per cent, but slowing
# Inflation
# Inflation

Rate of inflation rises to 2.7 per cent, but slowing

Jun 9th 2011, 11:28 AM 172 Views 0 Comments

New statistics from the Central Statistics Office show that inflation increased by only 0.1 per cent last month.