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How To Live Longer – 8 Things Every Irish Person Can Do

livelongerAccording to the World Health Organisation, the average Irish person has a life expectancy of 81.4 years. Living a long life is one thing but how to we lead as long, full, fun and health life as possible? In an article written by Irish Life titled ‘How to Live Longer – 8 Things Every Irish Person Can do’ they set out 8 things that every Irish person can do to help them live longer which include.

Help to Buy Scheme

Help to Buy Scheme

First Time Buyers Help to Buy (HTB) Scheme

At last, some guidance as to how the lenders are going to deal with the Help to Buy Incentive” in terms of the deposit needed for first time buyers.

Housing Market Bulletin Dec 2016

AIB Treasury Economic Research Unit

Housing Market Bulletin Dec 2016
The Irish residential property market continues to dominate public and political discourse. Recently, a lot of attention has centred on issues such as the help-to-buy scheme, the altering of the Central Bank mortgage regulations and rent control. In Budget 2017, the Government outlined a scheme that will provide %rst-time buyers with a rebate of income tax paid over the previous four years of up to 5% of the purchase price of a new home, up to a maximum value of €400,000. The Government hopes that this measure can provide some level of certainty to developers regarding housing demand, thereby boosting new supply.

Christmas Traditions, Santa and Christmas Trees

Some lesser known facts

Christmas Traditions, Santa and Christmas Trees

By all accounts St. Nicholas was a generous man, particularly devoted to children. After his death, around 340 A.D. he was buried in Myra, but in 1087 Italian sailors purportedly stole his remains and removed them to Bari, Italy, greatly increasing St. Nicholas’ popularity throughout Europe.

Rising Motor Insurance Premiums

Why is Motor Insurance prices Increasing

Rising Motor Insurance Premiums

I am sure by now you know the cost of motor insurance is sky rocking. We are all wondering why. According to Aviva the reasons below are a contributing factor. Here we will look at these reasons and advice what you can and should do when you get your renewal in.

Getting around the Mortgage Lending Rules

Struggling to save the deposit

Getting around the Mortgage Lending Rules

If you are struggling to save the deposit needed to buy your dream property, you should remember that there may be ways to get exempted from the rules. These new lending rules began 14 months ago and their effects where quickly noticed.

Business Insurance

What is Business Insurance and what is does it do?

Business Insurance

What is Business Insurance and what is does it do?
Anyone in business today wouldn’t think twice about insuring their business against loss from fire or theft. However, there are many other circumstances that can have damaging and lasting consequences. Indeed, without the right kind of protection, your business and even your families' finances, could be in financial ruin.

Mortgages in Donegal

Are lenders providing Mortgages in Donegal?

Mortgages in Donegal

Are lenders providing Mortgages in Donegal?
We are asked this questions a couple of times every day and the answer is YES, but not all banks. Some lenders are choosing the area’s in the County they wish to lend for and a new provider to Ireland is not lending in Donegal at all yet. The banks are lending but the lending criteria is tight and you must satisfy the criteria to get a mortgage or any other lending for that matter.

Difference between Life Assurance and Life Insurance

What are the differences

Difference between Life Assurance and Life Insurance

What are the differences between Life Assurance and Life Insurance?
The short answer is, there are no differences between them. The correct term is Life Assurance, as the policy insures a person and not an item. The other terms used are, Life Insurance, Life Cover and in some cases people use Death Cover, which is also correct as the policy pays out on the death of the insured person.

Non-Resident Landlords

Trouble Brewing

Non-Resident Landlords

Trouble Brewing. If you are renting property the Rep. of Ireland, particularly in Donegal, but not living in the Rep of Ireland, there is a tax issue which you need to be aware of.

Income Protection what is it?

What is income protection & how does it work?

Income Protection what is it?
What is income protection & how does it work? The financial headache you face when an illness or accident prevents you from working can be severe. Your hard earning income would disappear very quickly and while the wonders of modem medicine can have you back on your feet within days or weeks, for some people it can take months and even years before they can return to work.

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