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# money - Sunday 19 June, 2022

Money Diaries: A laboratory aide on €28K living in Kildare
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Money Diaries: A laboratory aide on €28K living in Kildare

Jun 19th 2022, 8:00 PM 41,478 Views 10 Comments

This week, our reader is busy saving in preparation for moving into a new house with her husband.

# money - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Moving income tax credits and bands will improve take-home pay, says Donohoe
# Budget 2023
# Budget 2023

Moving income tax credits and bands will improve take-home pay, says Donohoe

Jun 15th 2022, 3:29 PM 26,553 Views 39 Comments

The finance minister says Government will use indexation to up peoples’ take-home pay.

# money - Sunday 12 June, 2022

Money Diaries: A warehouse worker on €38K living in the east of the country
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Money Diaries: A warehouse worker on €38K living in the east of the country

Jun 12th 2022, 8:00 PM 56,612 Views 34 Comments

This week, our reader is juggling changeable working hours and is learning how to invest in the stock market.

# money - Friday 10 June, 2022

Larry Donnelly: I wish LIV Golf didn’t exist but I won't condemn the golfers who've signed up
# Saudi Golf Tour
# Saudi Golf Tour

Larry Donnelly: I wish LIV Golf didn’t exist but I won't condemn the golfers who've signed up

Updated Jun 10th 2022, 11:00 AM 22,632 Views 38 Comments

Our columnist, a keen golfer, reacts to the disruption of his beloved sport this week caused by the new Saudi-backed tour.

# money - Sunday 5 June, 2022

Money Diaries: A doctor on €83K living in the midlands
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Money Diaries: A doctor on €83K living in the midlands

Jun 5th 2022, 8:00 PM 74,151 Views 13 Comments

This week, our reader is juggling work and trying to keep a lid on spending.

# money - Friday 3 June, 2022

'Weak' economic quarter despite 10.8% growth in GDP
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# Money

'Weak' economic quarter despite 10.8% growth in GDP

Jun 3rd 2022, 8:01 PM 12,792 Views 13 Comments

Consumer spending, which was down 0.7%, was affected by rising prices, especially for energy.

# money - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Over eight in ten will monitor spending more closely this year, An Post says
# Inflation
# Inflation

Over eight in ten will monitor spending more closely this year, An Post says

Jun 1st 2022, 5:53 PM 5,566 Views 1 Comment

The poll examined spending and money management habits.

# money - Sunday 29 May, 2022

Money Diaries: A public servant on €83K living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A public servant on €83K living in Dublin

May 29th 2022, 8:00 PM 86,113 Views 39 Comments

This week, our reader is juggling busy work and parenting schedules, while worrying about her sick mother.

# money - Monday 23 May, 2022

Billionaires’ wealth rose more during Covid-19 pandemic than in 23 years combined
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# Davos

Billionaires’ wealth rose more during Covid-19 pandemic than in 23 years combined

May 23rd 2022, 8:02 AM 18,246 Views 41 Comments

A new billionaire was created every 30 hours during the pandemic, according to Oxfam.

# money - Sunday 22 May, 2022

Money Diaries: An IT associate on €47K living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: An IT associate on €47K living in Dublin

May 22nd 2022, 8:00 PM 50,242 Views 23 Comments

This week, our reader is working hard and supporting his family while enjoying socialising in Dublin.

# money - Sunday 15 May, 2022

Money Diaries: An early childhood educator on €35K living in Leinster
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Money Diaries: An early childhood educator on €35K living in Leinster

May 15th 2022, 8:00 PM 53,772 Views 18 Comments

This week, our reader is working hard in two roles and also equally as hard on maintaining healthy finances.

# money - Sunday 8 May, 2022

Money Diaries: A civil servant on €42K in Dublin currently on maternity leave
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Money Diaries: A civil servant on €42K in Dublin currently on maternity leave

May 8th 2022, 8:00 PM 61,938 Views 28 Comments

This week, our reader is busy taking care of her children while saving to take unpaid maternity leave.

# money - Sunday 1 May, 2022

Money Diaries: A quality assurance analyst in biopharmaceuticals on €99K living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A quality assurance analyst in biopharmaceuticals on €99K living in Dublin

May 1st 2022, 8:00 PM 63,217 Views 17 Comments

This week, our reader enjoys cooking at home and socialising with friends in between working hard.

# money - Sunday 24 April, 2022

Money Diaries: A financial services employee on €100K living in Shanghai
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Money Diaries: A financial services employee on €100K living in Shanghai

Apr 24th 2022, 8:00 PM 56,348 Views 41 Comments

This week, our reader documents a week in Shanghai as he navigates life there amid Covid lockdowns.

# money - Sunday 17 April, 2022

Money Diaries: A project manager on €35K living in Dublin with her boyfriend and their baby
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Money Diaries: A project manager on €35K living in Dublin with her boyfriend and their baby

Apr 17th 2022, 8:00 PM 56,773 Views 29 Comments

This week, our reader is busy juggling work and parenting but is grateful for family support, too.

# money - Sunday 10 April, 2022

Money Diaries: A data centre IT technician on €55K living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A data centre IT technician on €55K living in Dublin

Apr 10th 2022, 8:00 PM 51,580 Views 45 Comments

This week, our reader feels lucky to be living at home with his parents while saving for a mortgage.

# money - Sunday 3 April, 2022

Money Diaries: A 23-year-old legal secretary on €36K living and working in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A 23-year-old legal secretary on €36K living and working in Dublin

Apr 3rd 2022, 8:00 PM 61,678 Views 19 Comments

This week, our reader feels lucky to be renting from a friend who moved abroad while working hard and studying.

# money - Sunday 27 March, 2022

Money Diaries: A sales executive on €47K living with her husband in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A sales executive on €47K living with her husband in Dublin

Mar 27th 2022, 8:00 PM 55,897 Views 28 Comments

This week, our reader is disciplined in her saving towards buying a new home.

# money - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Money Diaries: A 24-year-old software developer on €50K living in Louth
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Money Diaries: A 24-year-old software developer on €50K living in Louth

Mar 20th 2022, 8:00 PM 68,768 Views 36 Comments

This week, our reader is working from home while spending the weekend with his girlfriend.

# money - Sunday 13 March, 2022

Money Diaries: A 25-year-old trainee accountant on €30K living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A 25-year-old trainee accountant on €30K living in Dublin

Mar 13th 2022, 8:00 PM 47,253 Views 8 Comments

This week, our reader balances a busy work week with socialising with friends and planning a trip away.

# money - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Money Diaries: A sales manager on €240K living in Dublin with her partner and their three dogs
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Money Diaries: A sales manager on €240K living in Dublin with her partner and their three dogs

Mar 6th 2022, 8:00 PM 149,893 Views 74 Comments

This week, our reader is busy juggling work, renovating a property and planning her wedding.

# money - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Money Diaries: A 23-year-old social media manager on €32K living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A 23-year-old social media manager on €32K living in Dublin

Feb 20th 2022, 8:00 PM 62,770 Views 11 Comments

This week, our reader is busy working from home while studying for a diploma.

# money - Sunday 13 February, 2022

Money Diaries: A student on €13K working part-time while doing an internship
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# HISMM

Money Diaries: A student on €13K working part-time while doing an internship

Feb 13th 2022, 8:00 PM 50,083 Views 17 Comments

This week, our reader is juggling an internship and part-time work to keep things going.

# money - Sunday 6 February, 2022

Money Diaries: A 36-year-old working in pharmaceuticals living in the east of the country
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Money Diaries: A 36-year-old working in pharmaceuticals living in the east of the country

Feb 6th 2022, 8:00 PM 98,257 Views 57 Comments

This week, our reader has a unique way of keeping track of his savings.

# money - Sunday 30 January, 2022

Money Diaries: A financial employee on €60K living in the east of the country
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Money Diaries: A financial employee on €60K living in the east of the country

Jan 30th 2022, 8:00 PM 76,536 Views 18 Comments

This week, our reader is busy saving while trying to balance working from home, studying and taking care of her son.

# money - Sunday 23 January, 2022

Money Diary: A 25-year-old primary school teacher on €38K living in Dublin
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Money Diary: A 25-year-old primary school teacher on €38K living in Dublin

Jan 23rd 2022, 8:00 PM 99,533 Views 81 Comments

This week, our reader is eating out and enjoying the company of friends, as well as a weekend away.

# money - Sunday 16 January, 2022

Money Diaries: A development chemist on €63K living in Cork City
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Money Diaries: A development chemist on €63K living in Cork City

Jan 16th 2022, 8:00 PM 50,397 Views 13 Comments

This week, our reader is working hard in Cork and enjoying a bit of socialising while paying back his Mam.

# money - Sunday 9 January, 2022

Money Diaries: A senior software engineering manager on €233K living in Kerry
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Money Diaries: A senior software engineering manager on €233K living in Kerry

Jan 9th 2022, 8:00 PM 183,514 Views 111 Comments

This week, our reader juggles remote working and family life, while keeping things simple and saving to buy a house.

# money - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Money Diaries: A 31-year-old performance marketing manager on $90K living in Toronto
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Money Diaries: A 31-year-old performance marketing manager on $90K living in Toronto

Jan 2nd 2022, 8:00 PM 61,651 Views 24 Comments

This week, our reader is enjoying life in Toronto, taking care of their health after a diagnosis while busy playing Dungeons & Dragons.

# money - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Opinion: How to get financially fit in 2022 - some advice from an expert
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# New Year Plans

Opinion: How to get financially fit in 2022 - some advice from an expert

Updated Dec 29th 2021, 11:14 AM 36,182 Views 28 Comments

Financial expert David Quinn has some advice on how to flex your financial muscles in 2022.

# money - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Money Diaries: A 34-year-old project manager on €75K living and working in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A 34-year-old project manager on €75K living and working in Dublin

Dec 26th 2021, 8:00 PM 88,432 Views 51 Comments

This week, our reader makes time for socialising and Christmas shopping during a busy week at work.

# money - Sunday 19 December, 2021

Money Diaries: A healthcare manager on €47K living in the west of the country
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Money Diaries: A healthcare manager on €47K living in the west of the country

Dec 19th 2021, 8:00 PM 52,460 Views 31 Comments

This week, our reader is busy at work and staying on top of finances, while catching up with family and friends.

# money - Sunday 12 December, 2021

Money Diary: A manufacturing technician on €55K living in Dublin
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Money Diary: A manufacturing technician on €55K living in Dublin

Dec 12th 2021, 8:00 PM 56,468 Views 47 Comments

This week, our reader is saving hard for travel but also enjoying some socialising, while getting through night shifts.

# money - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Money Diaries: An insurance consultant on €35K living in Munster
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Money Diaries: An insurance consultant on €35K living in Munster

Dec 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 45,445 Views 11 Comments

This week, our reader is busy renovating her home, which she purchased with her partner in August.

# money - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Ulster Bank urges customers not to switch banks 'at last minute'
# Withdrawal
# Withdrawal

Ulster Bank urges customers not to switch banks 'at last minute'

Dec 2nd 2021, 2:00 PM 39,028 Views 17 Comments

The bank has committed to giving up to six months notice of its departure in 2022.

# money - Sunday 28 November, 2021

Money Diaries: A 29-year-old quality control analyst on €54K living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A 29-year-old quality control analyst on €54K living in Dublin

Nov 28th 2021, 8:00 PM 62,367 Views 20 Comments

This week, our reader is determined to get back to travelling a little more and enjoys subsidised meals at work.

# money - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Money Diaries: A student and retail worker earning €14K and living in Dublin
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Money Diaries: A student and retail worker earning €14K and living in Dublin

Nov 21st 2021, 8:00 PM 42,582 Views 13 Comments

This week, our reader is getting ready to return to college while earning some extra money baking for friends and family.

# money - Sunday 14 November, 2021

Money Diary: A finance analyst on €60K living with family just outside Dublin
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Money Diary: A finance analyst on €60K living with family just outside Dublin

Nov 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 59,765 Views 9 Comments

This week, our reader is enjoying going out and socialising with friends again after the lockdowns.

# money - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Money Diaries: A support worker on €35K living with her partner in the south west of the country
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Money Diaries: A support worker on €35K living with her partner in the south west of the country

Nov 7th 2021, 8:00 PM 40,358 Views 22 Comments

This week, our reader is disciplined in saving for her wedding after recently getting engaged.

# money - Sunday 31 October, 2021

Money Diaries: Customer service clerk on €38K who bought a home outright with savings
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Money Diaries: Customer service clerk on €38K who bought a home outright with savings

Oct 31st 2021, 8:00 PM 108,377 Views 38 Comments

This week, our reader earns some extra money by renting out the spare room in her apartment.

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