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#Irish Life

# irish-life - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Ulster Bank topped the Financial Ombudsman's complaints table in 2020 for the second year in a row
# The Banks
# The Banks

Ulster Bank topped the Financial Ombudsman's complaints table in 2020 for the second year in a row

Mar 30th 2021, 11:40 AM 6,346 Views 5 Comments

The watchdog also received 492 new complaints about tracker mortgages in 2020.

# irish-life - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Irish Life is worried Amazon's huge data centre in Tallaght could affect its future housing projects
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Irish Life is worried Amazon's huge data centre in Tallaght could affect its future housing projects

Sep 20th 2018, 4:36 PM 1,728 Views 0 Comments

The pensions fund has a site adjacent to the facility being planned by the tech giant.

# irish-life - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme this Thursday

Apr 10th 2018, 5:00 PM 11,758 Views 23 Comments

A rally will be held outside the Irish Life Dublin offices from 12pm to 2pm on Thursday.

# irish-life - Monday 2 April, 2018

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme
# 24 Hours
# 24 Hours

Irish Life workers to strike for 24 hours over pension scheme

Apr 2nd 2018, 2:55 PM 24,744 Views 36 Comments

Irish Life members of the Unite trade union are to strike on 12 April.

# irish-life - Friday 30 June, 2017

Two former bankers involved in Anglo Irish Bank defraud scheme lose court appeal
# Court
# Court

Two former bankers involved in Anglo Irish Bank defraud scheme lose court appeal

Jun 30th 2017, 12:58 PM 12,417 Views 29 Comments

The Court of Appeal upheld the convictions of two former bankers jailed for conspiracy to defraud the public Anglo Irish Bank in 2008.

# irish-life - Monday 17 April, 2017

Why you should be very wary of signing this insurance form on arrival at an Irish hospital
# The Small Print
# The Small Print

Why you should be very wary of signing this insurance form on arrival at an Irish hospital

Apr 17th 2017, 12:05 AM 136,934 Views 91 Comments

Signing up for private health care where none is available increases your bill ten times, and sometimes the situation can be even worse.

# irish-life - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

European court sides with the government over bank recapitalisation
# Irish Life
# Irish Life

European court sides with the government over bank recapitalisation

Nov 8th 2016, 1:52 PM 10,697 Views 29 Comments

The court found there is a greater public interest in protecting financial systems.

# irish-life - Sunday 6 November, 2016

13 behaviours that are only acceptable in Ireland
# DOn't Do It
From The Daily Edge
# DOn't Do It

13 behaviours that are only acceptable in Ireland

Nov 6th 2016, 6:00 PM 23,862 Views 3 Comments

Take note.

# irish-life - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

21 things Irish people have absolutely no patience for
# My Rage
From The Daily Edge
# My Rage

21 things Irish people have absolutely no patience for

Jul 27th 2016, 1:07 PM 17,437 Views 7 Comments

RAGE.

# irish-life - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Former CEO of Irish Life and Permanent convicted of €7.2 billion conspiracy to defraud
# Denis Casey
# Denis Casey

Former CEO of Irish Life and Permanent convicted of €7.2 billion conspiracy to defraud

Jun 9th 2016, 2:58 PM 22,132 Views 0 Comments

Denis Casey (56) and three other former banking executives had pleaded not guilty to charges.

# irish-life - Friday 15 April, 2016

7 situations bound to make every Irish person uncomfortable
# Sponsored By Irish Life
# Sponsored By Irish Life

7 situations bound to make every Irish person uncomfortable

Apr 15th 2016, 5:29 PM 52,857 Views 20 Comments

MORTO.

# irish-life - Monday 28 March, 2016

19 Of The Hardest Things About Living In Ireland
# The Old Sod
From The Daily Edge
# The Old Sod

19 Of The Hardest Things About Living In Ireland

Mar 28th 2016, 8:15 PM 16,341 Views 1 Comment

The hardships…

# irish-life - Monday 4 January, 2016

18 stupid questions the world has about Ireland
# What Is Life
From The Daily Edge
# What Is Life

18 stupid questions the world has about Ireland

Jan 4th 2016, 1:19 PM 21,918 Views 15 Comments

We are a misunderstood country.

# irish-life - Friday 1 January, 2016

13 things that make Irish siblings the best siblings
# Irish Siblings
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Siblings

13 things that make Irish siblings the best siblings

Jan 1st 2016, 8:00 PM 14,904 Views 3 Comments

You can’t beat em.

# irish-life - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

32 milestones in every Irish person's life
# Storage Heaters
From The Daily Edge
# Storage Heaters

32 milestones in every Irish person's life

May 20th 2015, 1:10 PM 46,759 Views 12 Comments

Growing up, growing up to be…

# irish-life - Thursday 30 April, 2015

'He’s grand but he’s an irritatin’ little pr*ck as well' - Roddy Doyle's post on marriage equality is going viral
# Short Story
# Short Story

'He’s grand but he’s an irritatin’ little pr*ck as well' - Roddy Doyle's post on marriage equality is going viral

Apr 30th 2015, 9:07 AM 33,926 Views 33 Comments

The author posted the short story on his Facebook page.

# irish-life - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Permanent TSB won't cut rates on mortgages - it wants to boost profits from them instead
# Cash Machine
# Cash Machine

Permanent TSB won't cut rates on mortgages - it wants to boost profits from them instead

Apr 14th 2015, 3:30 PM 16,346 Views 43 Comments

The bank is about to go on a fundraising drive.

# irish-life - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Being unhealthy can be a bit of a goldmine...
# Lovely Fags
# Lovely Fags

Being unhealthy can be a bit of a goldmine...

Apr 8th 2015, 1:37 PM 21,621 Views 18 Comments

An Irish pension provider is offering larger payouts to people who are, well, likely to die sooner.

# irish-life - Saturday 28 February, 2015

10 little things life in Ireland would be better off without
# Irishproblems
From The Daily Edge
# Irishproblems

10 little things life in Ireland would be better off without

Feb 28th 2015, 9:30 AM 12,978 Views 5 Comments

Just little things. Annoying little things.

# irish-life - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Low paid Irish Life workers to get 7% pay rise
# Deal Reached
# Deal Reached

Low paid Irish Life workers to get 7% pay rise

Nov 4th 2014, 8:01 PM 16,008 Views 30 Comments

Almost 1,000 staff will get a rise and a lump sum payment.

# irish-life - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Extract: The bits of Irish history you weren't taught at school
# Irish Life
# Irish Life

Extract: The bits of Irish history you weren't taught at school

Oct 26th 2014, 12:00 PM 844 Views 50 Comments

Do you remember when ‘I Shot JR’ windscreen sticker were ubiquitous or The Hucklebuck dominated the Irish music scene?

# irish-life - Friday 13 June, 2014

WATCH: Here's what Irish dads mean to their children
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# Sponsored

WATCH: Here's what Irish dads mean to their children

Jun 13th 2014, 3:43 PM 35,725 Views 39 Comments

What makes a good father – and how will you let him know tomorrow?

# irish-life - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

€168m in claims were paid out by Irish Life last year --- including one of over a million euro
# Life Insurance
# Life Insurance

€168m in claims were paid out by Irish Life last year --- including one of over a million euro

Mar 12th 2014, 7:15 AM 8,440 Views 7 Comments

Data from the company’s 2013 accounts shows cancer accounted for almost half of all life insurance claims.

# irish-life - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Column: Economic rights are just as vital to a democracy as civil rights
# Irish Life
# Irish Life

Column: Economic rights are just as vital to a democracy as civil rights

Mar 4th 2014, 1:00 PM 78 Views 11 Comments

We must rail against the insidious notion that moral norms are not rights at all but, rather, privileges bestowed upon us by our kindly masters, writes Dr Tom Hickey.

# irish-life - Friday 2 August, 2013

Irish Life sale boosts exchequer surplus in July
# Exchequer Returns
# Exchequer Returns

Irish Life sale boosts exchequer surplus in July

Aug 2nd 2013, 5:51 PM 6,568 Views 14 Comments

The €1.3 billion sale of Irish Life held a exchequer surplus last month of €1.43 billion as tax take in July was lower than predictions.

# irish-life - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Historical mural ripped off Irish Life building and put in black bags
# Mosaic
# Mosaic

Historical mural ripped off Irish Life building and put in black bags

Jul 24th 2013, 6:46 PM 28,683 Views 48 Comments

The mural had been part of the Irish Life Centre on Lower Abbey Street since 1987.

# irish-life - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

This man is the new CEO of Irish Life
# Irish Life
# Irish Life

This man is the new CEO of Irish Life

Jun 11th 2013, 3:07 PM 7,135 Views 11 Comments

Bill Kyle will take over once the acquisition of Irish Life by a Canadian firm has been completed.

# irish-life - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Sold: Government confirms sale of Irish Life for €1.3 billion
# Sold
# Sold

Sold: Government confirms sale of Irish Life for €1.3 billion

Feb 19th 2013, 1:25 PM 9,373 Views 37 Comments

The government has finally sold off the life and pensions arm of Irish Life and Permanent which was split from Permanent TSB after it required a €4 billion bailout in 2011.

# irish-life - Monday 3 December, 2012

Soccer move an 'easy' one for Celtic fan McGuinness
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Soccer move an 'easy' one for Celtic fan McGuinness

Dec 3rd 2012, 12:53 PM 1,504 Views 0 Comments

The Donegal boss also explained the similarity between the Scottish team and GAA sides.

# irish-life - Friday 16 November, 2012

Liberty Hall: SIPTU disappointed at planning refusal, while An Taisce seeks review
# Liberty Hall
# Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall: SIPTU disappointed at planning refusal, while An Taisce seeks review

Nov 16th 2012, 1:43 PM 5,786 Views 41 Comments

SIPTU is left disappointed as An Bord Pleanála turns down an application to rebuild Liberty Hall – while An Taisce says reviews are needed.

An Bord Pleanála refuses permission for new 23-storey Liberty Hall
# Planning
# Planning

An Bord Pleanála refuses permission for new 23-storey Liberty Hall

Nov 16th 2012, 9:59 AM 9,970 Views 94 Comments

The planning authority says the proposed multistorey would be “unacceptably dominant in the city”.

# irish-life - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Noonan hasn't asked Permanent TSB staff on over €200k to take pay cut
# Permanent TSB
# Permanent TSB

Noonan hasn't asked Permanent TSB staff on over €200k to take pay cut

Nov 14th 2012, 1:35 PM 5,198 Views 37 Comments

The finance minister says his department is reviewing bankers’ pay, but he hasn’t asked staff to waive parts of high salaries.

# irish-life - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Irish life CEO remuneration breaches government's pay cap - Doherty
# Pay Cap
# Pay Cap

Irish life CEO remuneration breaches government's pay cap - Doherty

Nov 13th 2012, 9:57 PM 9,580 Views 58 Comments

Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty says Kevin Murphy’s total remuneration package of €586,000 breached the government’s own pay cap.

# irish-life - Monday 22 October, 2012

NAMA sells 17 per cent stake in holding company to UK firm
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA sells 17 per cent stake in holding company to UK firm

Oct 22nd 2012, 1:30 PM 4,932 Views 15 Comments

The State’s ‘bad bank’ has announced the sale of 17 per cent of shares in its investment holding company to a UK firm.

# irish-life - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Irish Life chief "optimistic" that group can return taxpayer cash
# Irish Life
# Irish Life

Irish Life chief "optimistic" that group can return taxpayer cash

Sep 19th 2012, 10:06 AM 2,665 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Life group reports profits of €112 million for the first half of 2012, boosted by the splitting-off of Permanent TSB.

# irish-life - Monday 2 July, 2012

New health insurer to create jobs and competition
# Competition
# Competition

New health insurer to create jobs and competition

Jul 2nd 2012, 2:11 PM 5,144 Views 8 Comments

GloHealth is Ireland’s fourth health insurer.

# irish-life - Monday 23 April, 2012

Ireland recorded a 13.1 per cent deficit last year
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

Ireland recorded a 13.1 per cent deficit last year

Apr 23rd 2012, 11:24 AM 2,411 Views 13 Comments

Without the whole banking debt, it could have been down to 9.4 per cent.

# irish-life - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Census and celsius: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Census and celsius: the week in statistics

Mar 31st 2012, 7:34 PM 4,001 Views 3 Comments

How many of us are there in Ireland? How hot was it here last week? And how much is Will Ferrell’s next film going to make?

# irish-life - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Mar 28th 2012, 7:47 PM 6,900 Views 1 Comment

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

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