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#Savings

# savings - All time

Front-loaded budget ‘could push economy to breaking point’
# Doom And Gloom
# Doom And Gloom

Front-loaded budget ‘could push economy to breaking point’

Sep 6th 2011, 12:00 PM 1,076 Views 12 Comments

The KBC/ESRI Consumer Sentiment Index is virtually unchanged, but shows a worrying emerging trend in the medium term.

British government-owned bank selling Irish arm... to Irish government-owned bank
# Northern Rock
# Northern Rock

British government-owned bank selling Irish arm... to Irish government-owned bank

Aug 30th 2011, 11:51 AM 839 Views 9 Comments

British-owned Northern Rock is selling its Irish operation to Permanent TSB – which is almost totally owned by the Irish government.

Summer sales fail to bring out the shoppers
# Consumerism
# Consumerism

Summer sales fail to bring out the shoppers

Aug 10th 2011, 12:17 PM 302 Views 3 Comments

KBC says consumer sentiment fell in July, despite aggressive price cuts by retailers, with shoppers fearing for the future.

Hopes for recovery take a blow as Irish consumers increase savings
# Savings
# Savings

Hopes for recovery take a blow as Irish consumers increase savings

Aug 9th 2011, 11:36 AM 563 Views 8 Comments

The Nationwide/ESRI savings index shows a significant increase in the amount of cash that worried consumers are keeping aside.

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Aug 5th 2011, 8:02 PM 2,653 Views 0 Comments

In Friday’s Fix: The ups and downs of the markets, Jedward as you’ve never seen them, rhinos on a running track, and the saddest film scene ever…

Car-sharing scheme could save 50 per cent of commuting costs
# Commute
# Commute

Car-sharing scheme could save 50 per cent of commuting costs

Jul 19th 2011, 12:45 PM 466 Views 7 Comments

A new website has been launched which will enable people to car-share for a variety of events, saving on petrol, tolls etc…

Poll: Have you taken your money out of Ireland's banks?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you taken your money out of Ireland's banks?

Jul 18th 2011, 11:09 AM 4,144 Views 27 Comments

An Post is gaining a bigger share of Ireland’s savings market as savers move their money from banks. Have you?

An Post benefits from the troubles in Ireland's banks
# Every Cloud...
# Every Cloud...

An Post benefits from the troubles in Ireland's banks

Jul 18th 2011, 10:14 AM 844 Views 2 Comments

The semi-state company has taken in over €5 billion in savings deposits since the economic crisis began.

Poll: Should we take Michael Noonan's advice and spend spend spend?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we take Michael Noonan's advice and spend spend spend?

Jun 24th 2011, 9:37 AM 3,498 Views 67 Comments

The Finance Minister wants Irish people to loosen the pursestrings to get the economy moving. Will you be breaking out your savings (if you have some)?

People under 50 'more positive towards saving'
# Good News
# Good News

People under 50 'more positive towards saving'

Jun 14th 2011, 5:05 PM 242 Views 0 Comments

People saving money for eduction and unexpected expenses, a new survey has found.

Almost half of people save regularly
# Economy
# Economy

Almost half of people save regularly

Jul 13th 2010, 1:11 PM 296 Views 0 Comments

Despite half of people saving regularly, many feel they cannot save enough.