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# finances - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Money Diaries: An IT consultant on €126K living and working in London
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Money Diaries: An IT consultant on €126K living and working in London

Sun 8:00 PM 87,416 Views 105 Comments

This week, our reader is busy managing family time along with long working hours.

# finances - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Liverpool report £46 million pre-tax loss
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Liverpool report £46 million pre-tax loss

Apr 27th 2021, 2:44 PM 5,305 Views 7 Comments

The figures suggest why the club’s owners were prepared to join the failed European Super League plan.

# finances - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Money Diaries: A youth worker in Dublin on €35K balancing income and high rents
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Money Diaries: A youth worker in Dublin on €35K balancing income and high rents

Apr 25th 2021, 8:00 PM 55,332 Views 28 Comments

This week, our reader says she finds Dublin very expensive to live in, so she’s having to watch her spending closely.

# finances - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Money Diaries: A warehouse worker on €21K living at home because rents are so high
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# Finances

Money Diaries: A warehouse worker on €21K living at home because rents are so high

Apr 18th 2021, 8:00 PM 53,721 Views 22 Comments

This week, our reader is glad to be still working during Covid and is trying to make his earnings work for him.

# finances - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Money Diaries: An apprentice lab analyst on €25K saving to extend the family home
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Money Diaries: An apprentice lab analyst on €25K saving to extend the family home

Apr 11th 2021, 8:00 PM 49,598 Views 17 Comments

This week, our reader is working hard to build a new career while saving with her husband to renovate the family home.

# finances - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Money Diaries: A software engineer on €50K living in Dublin with her parents to save for a home
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Money Diaries: A software engineer on €50K living in Dublin with her parents to save for a home

Mar 28th 2021, 8:00 PM 78,105 Views 70 Comments

This week, our reader has moved back to the family home in order to try to save money for a house, which she feels is out of her reach.

# finances - Thursday 25 March, 2021

One in four people in Ireland cut spending on food and utilities during pandemic, study finds
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One in four people in Ireland cut spending on food and utilities during pandemic, study finds

Mar 25th 2021, 7:21 AM 12,229 Views 3 Comments

That’s according to research carried out by Red C on behalf of St Vincent de Paul.

# finances - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Opinion: We need to get real, branch banking as we know it is gone
# Banking
# Banking

Opinion: We need to get real, branch banking as we know it is gone

Mar 23rd 2021, 12:42 PM 17,201 Views 34 Comments

Fianna Fáil senator Malcolm Byrne says traditional banking is clearly disrupted and it’s important we get ahead in education and upskilling to cope with the changes.

# finances - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Money Diaries: An occupational therapist on €54K working through the pandemic in Dublin
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Money Diaries: An occupational therapist on €54K working through the pandemic in Dublin

Mar 21st 2021, 8:00 PM 69,568 Views 47 Comments

This week, our reader is busy working in a hospital and watching spending to save for a wedding.

# finances - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Money Diaries: A charity shop manager in the south of the country trying to make ends meet
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Money Diaries: A charity shop manager in the south of the country trying to make ends meet

Mar 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 57,101 Views 25 Comments

This week, our reader is a charity shop manager receiving the Covid payment while lockdown continues.

# finances - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Money Diaries: A primary teacher on €37K based in the south east during lockdown
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Money Diaries: A primary teacher on €37K based in the south east during lockdown

Mar 7th 2021, 8:00 PM 101,596 Views 29 Comments

This week, our reader is back home away from Dublin for lockdown and is able to earn some extra cash painting along the way.

# finances - Friday 5 March, 2021

Pearse Doherty: Davy scandal can't just pass without consequences for the top brass who think they can break the rules
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# Opinion

Pearse Doherty: Davy scandal can't just pass without consequences for the top brass who think they can break the rules

Mar 5th 2021, 12:39 PM 35,556 Views 51 Comments

The Sinn Féin TD says the State must cut all ties with Davy Stockbrokers unless individuals are held to account.

# finances - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Money Diaries: An education service manager on over €55K, living with family in the Midlands
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Money Diaries: An education service manager on over €55K, living with family in the Midlands

Feb 28th 2021, 8:00 PM 61,465 Views 38 Comments

This week, our reader and his wife are busier than ever in lockdown between homeschooling and working.

# finances - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Money Diaries: An actor and bartender on the PUP, keeping busy through lockdown in Dublin
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Money Diaries: An actor and bartender on the PUP, keeping busy through lockdown in Dublin

Feb 21st 2021, 8:00 PM 81,670 Views 62 Comments

This week, our reader is trying to keep busy in lockdown by reading, writing and running. He also shares his thoughts on life on the PUP, oh and says hello to Domhnall Gleeson.

# finances - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

'The past year has proved very damaging' - GAA report combined deficit of €34.1m after 2020 season
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'The past year has proved very damaging' - GAA report combined deficit of €34.1m after 2020 season

Feb 16th 2021, 1:17 PM 3,051 Views 6 Comments

The association’s 2020 financial report was launched today.

# finances - Sunday 14 February, 2021

Money Diaries: A primary teacher on €52K homeschooling and teaching remotely
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# Money Diaries

Money Diaries: A primary teacher on €52K homeschooling and teaching remotely

Feb 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 137,286 Views 136 Comments

This week, our reader is a primary school teacher documenting her spending while she juggles homeschooling of her own children and her pupils.

# finances - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Money Diaries: A 29-year-old woman on €46K having moved from Dublin to the country
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A 29-year-old woman on €46K having moved from Dublin to the country

Feb 7th 2021, 8:00 PM 111,932 Views 50 Comments

This week, our reader enjoys a better quality of life and stretches her income further now she’s out of Dublin.

# finances - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Ombudsman ordered bank to reimburse money to child's account after father withdrew €66,000
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# Complaints

Ombudsman ordered bank to reimburse money to child's account after father withdrew €66,000

Feb 3rd 2021, 6:15 AM 81,873 Views 44 Comments

The financial services ombudsman has released his decisions from the second half of last year.

# finances - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

Opinion: Our Central Bank mortgage lending rules are vital guards against booms and busts
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# Finances

Opinion: Our Central Bank mortgage lending rules are vital guards against booms and busts

Dec 8th 2020, 6:30 AM 11,557 Views 66 Comments

Vasileios Madouros of the Central Bank says the 2015 lending regulations have helped us brace against the Covid-19 shock.

# finances - Sunday 6 December, 2020

Money Diaries: A 35-year-old HR Manager and busy mum working hard to save for a mortgage
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Money Diaries: A 35-year-old HR Manager and busy mum working hard to save for a mortgage

Dec 6th 2020, 8:00 PM 88,515 Views 56 Comments

This week, our reader and her partner and two children are living with her parents long-term in order to save for a home.

# finances - Monday 30 November, 2020

'If players choose not to play rugby in Ireland, it's unlikely we would select them'
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From The42
# Contracts

'If players choose not to play rugby in Ireland, it's unlikely we would select them'

Updated Nov 30th 2020, 3:15 PM 34,364 Views 57 Comments

The IRFU and the provinces are not currently entering contract negotiations with players.

# finances - Friday 27 November, 2020

Eoin McGee: Be warned, your Covid-19 mortgage break could affect your ability to borrow
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# Finances

Eoin McGee: Be warned, your Covid-19 mortgage break could affect your ability to borrow

Nov 27th 2020, 7:00 AM 16,915 Views 16 Comments

Eoin McGee says he’s suspicious of the motives of Ireland’s banks who agreed to offer mortgage payment breaks to customers in March.

# finances - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Money Diaries: A 22-year-old HR professional on €24K, renting and living in Dublin
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A 22-year-old HR professional on €24K, renting and living in Dublin

Nov 15th 2020, 8:00 PM 95,656 Views 54 Comments

This week, our reader details how she’s staying fit and keeping her spending under control as she works hard during the Covid-19 pandemic.

# finances - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Money Diaries: A 22-year-old software engineer on €45K living in his parents' house
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# How Is Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A 22-year-old software engineer on €45K living in his parents' house

Oct 25th 2020, 8:00 PM 109,000 Views 58 Comments

This week, our reader is working from home in his parents’ house which means he’s able to save a substantial amount.

# finances - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Money Diaries: A 33-year-old nurse on €46k living in Dublin and managing her contacts during Covid-19
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A 33-year-old nurse on €46k living in Dublin and managing her contacts during Covid-19

Oct 18th 2020, 8:00 PM 74,815 Views 56 Comments

This week, our nurse describes the pressure she and colleagues are under in work and outside, as they maintain a distance.

# finances - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

What does Budget 2021 mean for you? Financial planner Eoin McGee has some answers
# Budget 2021
# Budget 2021

What does Budget 2021 mean for you? Financial planner Eoin McGee has some answers

Oct 14th 2020, 1:15 PM 18,995 Views 18 Comments

Eoin McGee looks at yesterday’s budget and breaks down what it means for some members of the workforce.

# finances - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Money Diaries: A 24-year-old management consultant on €32K in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A 24-year-old management consultant on €32K in Dublin

Oct 11th 2020, 8:00 PM 61,719 Views 54 Comments

This week, our reader has moved home to his parent’s house since Covid-19 hit and he’s finding he saves a lot more money.

# finances - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Irish Cancer Society staring at €3.8 million hole in finances due to Covid
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# Financial Problems

Irish Cancer Society staring at €3.8 million hole in finances due to Covid

Oct 7th 2020, 6:10 PM 22,786 Views 13 Comments

To date this year, the society has received €2.8 million in legacy gifts.

# finances - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Money Diaries: A 35-year-old secondary school teacher living and saving in Spain
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Money Diaries: A 35-year-old secondary school teacher living and saving in Spain

Oct 4th 2020, 8:00 PM 93,460 Views 21 Comments

This week, our Irish teacher living in Madrid highlights the reasonable cost of living in the city.

# finances - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Money Diaries: A 26-year-old civil servant on €44K living in North Dublin
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A 26-year-old civil servant on €44K living in North Dublin

Sep 13th 2020, 8:00 PM 86,274 Views 77 Comments

This week, our reader finds he’s not spending much daily as his workplace provides food. However, he says this week was a ‘low-spend’ week.

# finances - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Premier League terminates China's €587m TV deal in blow to clubs' finances
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From The42
# Immediate Effect

Premier League terminates China's €587m TV deal in blow to clubs' finances

Sep 3rd 2020, 4:21 PM 13,010 Views 5 Comments

Streaming service PPTV reportedly failed to make a €180m payment due in March.

# finances - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Government records €9.5 billion budget deficit on foot of Covid-19 spending
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# Exchequer Returns

Government records €9.5 billion budget deficit on foot of Covid-19 spending

Sep 2nd 2020, 6:45 PM 21,426 Views 47 Comments

The figure compares to a deficit of €625m recorded in the same period last year.

# finances - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Money Diaries: A 32-year-old SNA on €25K living in Dublin
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A 32-year-old SNA on €25K living in Dublin

Aug 30th 2020, 8:00 PM 69,363 Views 47 Comments

This week, our reader prepares to return to the classroom, topping up her income with some childminding in the meantime.

# finances - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Money Diaries: A construction contracts manager on €67K with a young family in Galway
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A construction contracts manager on €67K with a young family in Galway

Aug 9th 2020, 8:00 PM 73,470 Views 28 Comments

This week, our reader is on a road a lot and also enjoying getting back out with his family after lockdown.

# finances - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Money Diaries: A team leader in Galway on €37K working from home who is also a single mother
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A team leader in Galway on €37K working from home who is also a single mother

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:00 PM 67,306 Views 34 Comments

This week, our reader, who lives with her daughter in Galway and has an underlying health condition, details her spending and saving during the Covid-19 period.

# finances - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Money Diaries: A university administrator in Limerick working from home who is starting to socialise more
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A university administrator in Limerick working from home who is starting to socialise more

Jul 26th 2020, 8:00 PM 55,412 Views 26 Comments

This week, our reader has been spending lockdown working from home but is now starting to socialise with friends, prompting an increase in spending.

# finances - Friday 24 July, 2020

Opinion: When it comes to paying for Covid-19, are we still 'in this together'?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: When it comes to paying for Covid-19, are we still 'in this together'?

Jul 24th 2020, 7:00 AM 19,560 Views 44 Comments

Economist Dr Brian O’Boyle says we need to learn the lessons from the last global recession and make sure the economic burden of Covid-19 is shared equally.

# finances - Monday 13 July, 2020

Eoin McGee: Survive without takeaway coffee during the lockdown? Here's what we can learn from that and other broken spending habits
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# Opinion

Eoin McGee: Survive without takeaway coffee during the lockdown? Here's what we can learn from that and other broken spending habits

Jul 13th 2020, 7:00 AM 36,170 Views 7 Comments

Financial planner Eoin McGee has some advice on how to approach your finances as we emerge from lockdown.

# finances - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Money Diaries: A retired lecturer in Galway documents life and spending in lockdown
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# How I Spend My Money

Money Diaries: A retired lecturer in Galway documents life and spending in lockdown

Jul 5th 2020, 8:00 PM 71,542 Views 39 Comments

This week, our reader has been cocooning throughout the Covid-19 shutdown.

# finances - Monday 29 June, 2020

Carlos Spencer cut by Canes due to 'financial uncertainty created by Covid-19'
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From The42
# Reality

Carlos Spencer cut by Canes due to 'financial uncertainty created by Covid-19'

Jun 29th 2020, 9:30 AM 7,460 Views 5 Comments

The ex-All Blacks out-half has been released by the Super Rugby franchise.

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