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#insurance premiums

# insurance-premiums - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Irish regulator finds 'majority' of home and car insurers charged different prices to customers with similar risk
# Insurance Premiums
# Insurance Premiums

Irish regulator finds 'majority' of home and car insurers charged different prices to customers with similar risk

Sep 9th 2020, 12:02 PM 46,420 Views 89 Comments

Firms have “not sufficiently considered customer interests” when developing pricing policies.

# insurance-premiums - Monday 16 December, 2019

Pearse Doherty: Damning Central Bank report reveals an insurance industry that prizes profit above its customers
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pearse Doherty: Damning Central Bank report reveals an insurance industry that prizes profit above its customers

Dec 16th 2019, 8:20 PM 25,320 Views 62 Comments

Sky-high premiums aren’t covering the cost of a ‘compo-culture’ but servicing the industry’s profits, writes Pearse Doherty.

# insurance-premiums - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Calls to push ahead with capping insurance payouts as government criticised for taking too long to act
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Calls to push ahead with capping insurance payouts as government criticised for taking too long to act

Oct 19th 2019, 9:30 AM 12,675 Views 43 Comments

ISME boss says a referendum is not needed on payouts and calls for action before businesses close down.

# insurance-premiums - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

The UK and Canada are cutting the cost of processing claims - why can't Ireland?
# Premium Price
# Premium Price

The UK and Canada are cutting the cost of processing claims - why can't Ireland?

Sep 10th 2019, 6:00 AM 11,288 Views 21 Comments

Part two of our Noteworthy probe into costly insurance premiums looks at legislative and procedural steps taken in other countries to tackle the issue.

# insurance-premiums - Friday 28 October, 2016

'People are making a career out of bogus claims': TD hits out as car insurance costs set to rise again
# Smash And Grab
# Smash And Grab

'People are making a career out of bogus claims': TD hits out as car insurance costs set to rise again

Oct 28th 2016, 4:14 PM 14,269 Views 71 Comments

Michael Healy Rae has hit out over rising insurance premiums

# insurance-premiums - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Land that deal: How to get the best car insurance rate
# Cheaper Car Insurance
# Cheaper Car Insurance

Land that deal: How to get the best car insurance rate

Apr 28th 2016, 5:14 PM 6,737 Views 4 Comments

Motor insurance costs are the biggest issue facing Irish drivers – we’re here to help.

# insurance-premiums - Monday 11 January, 2016

Two thirds of the country are against paying higher insurance premiums in order to help flood victims
# Flooding
# Flooding

Two thirds of the country are against paying higher insurance premiums in order to help flood victims

Jan 11th 2016, 11:00 PM 19,165 Views 88 Comments

The latest Claire Byrne Live / Amárach poll suggests that a levy on premiums would not be a popular move with the electorate.

# insurance-premiums - Monday 4 February, 2013

Poll: Should insurers be able to access details of drivers' road offences?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should insurers be able to access details of drivers' road offences?

Feb 4th 2013, 9:27 AM 7,855 Views 86 Comments

New measures will allow insurers to access information on the reasons for drivers incurring penalty points, a move expected to push up premiums. What do you think?

# insurance-premiums - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Oireachtas agenda: Social Welfare Bill, insurance premiums and CF unit
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: Social Welfare Bill, insurance premiums and CF unit

Dec 13th 2012, 9:39 AM 2,851 Views 20 Comments

TDs finally get to vote on controversial measures like cuts to respite care grant this morning.

# insurance-premiums - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Health insurance set to rise - but no-one knows by how much
# Health Insurance
# Health Insurance

Health insurance set to rise - but no-one knows by how much

Oct 2nd 2012, 3:46 PM 4,439 Views 21 Comments

Three months before the risk equalisation scheme is due to come into effect, it remains unknown as to what impact it will have on private health insurance premiums.

# insurance-premiums - Thursday 2 June, 2011

€59 million paid out on behalf of uninsured drivers - report
# Drivers
# Drivers

€59 million paid out on behalf of uninsured drivers - report

Jun 2nd 2011, 4:13 PM 475 Views 0 Comments

Around €40 is added on to each driver’s insurance premium as a result of crashes which involved uninsured and hit-and-run drivers.

# insurance-premiums - Friday 28 January, 2011

Dublin businesses strike bargain to get 20 per cent off insurance premiums
# Recessionomics
# Recessionomics

Dublin businesses strike bargain to get 20 per cent off insurance premiums

Jan 28th 2011, 3:09 PM 1,248 Views 1 Comment

Umbrella group for city centre traders does deal to cut cost of insurance for its 2,500 members after slow shopping year.