Insurance News

Irish Times: House insurance: save yourself money by reviewing your policy

“There is a lot of accidental non-disclosure in the home insurance area,” says Jonathan Hehir of … Read more

Calls to include motor insurance in new grant scheme to help ‘white-van man’

Motor insurance is one of the biggest expenditures for the so-called 'white-van man', according to broker … Read more

Irish Mirror: Storm Ellen: Irish motorists and homeowners warned to act to prevent damage

Jonathan Hehir, Managing Director of Insuremyhouse.ie and Insuremycars.ie advised: “Ireland is … Read more

Irish Independent: Your questions – Will I get credit from health insurers for having a cash plan?

According to Dermot Goode of TotalHealthCover.ie, unfortunately for this reader the insurers are only … Read more

Irish Independent: Your Questions

Typical holiday home cover will insure you in case of fire, burst pipes and water damage, or break-ins, … Read more

Irish Examiner: Making Cents: You have made your home beautiful in lockdown, now make sure it is properly protected

Recent market analysis undertaken by www.Insuremyhouse.ie revealed that there are 15+ home insurers in … Read more

Driving test delays to be costly for provisional drivers

Insurance brokerage Coverinaclick.ie says figures from the Road Safety Authority (RSA) suggest that 33,000 … Read more

RTE.ie: Could Covid-19 drive car insurance premiums lower?

Jonathan Hehir, Managing Director of insuremycar.ie said the current reduced claims environment offered … Read more

Irish Independent: Your Questions – Home Insurance

According to Deirdre McCarthy of Insuremyhouse.ie, there has always been a lot of confusion when it comes … Read more

Newstalk.com: From dash-cams to private vans – your car insurance questions answered

All this week, The Pat Kenny Show is working to get our listeners 'More Bang for your Buck.' Today, … Read more

Tax News

RSVP: Bike to Work Scheme 2020 – Do I Qualify For A New Bike, How Much Will it Cost and How To Apply

According to 2019 figures, Taxback.com say that those earning less than €35,300 will gain an effective … Read more

Breakingnews.ie: Majority of businesses worried about further lockdown, survey shows

Responding to the last CSO COVID-19 Business Impact survey, Michael Kavanagh, chief executive of the … Read more

Irish Examiner: Making Cents – Bike to Work scheme offers great savings

Taxback.com say the financial benefits of availing of the Cycle to Work scheme are significant.  According … Read more

Joe.ie: 30% of Irish taxpayers believe they could be in a better financial position at the end of 2020

A recent survey of over 2,000 taxpayers by Taxback.com reveals a slightly lower figure (26%) believe … Read more

Sunday Times: Irish taxpayers need to know how much Revenue will claw back from emergency Covid payments

Marian Ryan, consumer tax manager at Taxback.com, says it would have been preferable to have run the … Read more

The BT Blog #4

Top 5 Tips for Working from Home Photograph: Photo by Joe Giddens/PA Images via Getty Images Remote … Read more

More than six in 10 people working from home in Ireland unaware of tax rebate

According to Taxback.com, 63% of Ireland’s remote workforce are currently unaware of the a rebate … Read more

Medical staff campaigning for bike lane between Cork hospitals

Meanwhile, tax refund specialists at Taxback.com have called for clarification on the cycle-to-work scheme … Read more

Yaycork.ie: Turns out women are still selling themselves short when it comes to job hunting

A new Taxback.com survey reveals that female job applicants are more likely to play down their skills … Read more

Irish Independent: Your Questions – I have reduced the rent but will I have to pay tax on the full amount?

According to the CEO of Taxback.com, Joanna Murphy, technically speaking, rental income is taxable on … Read more

Pensions News

Irish Independent: Your Questions – Pensions

According to the CEO of the Irish Association of Pension Funds, Jerry Moriarty, it will depend on your … Read more

Irish Independent: Your Questions – How to protect your pension from any coronavirus fallout

According to Jerry Moriarty, chief executive of the Irish Association of Pension Funds (IAPF) "the biggest … Read more

Irish Independent: Your Questions / I have been laid off due to Covid-19 – what happens to my pension?

According to CEO of the Irish Association of Pension Funds Jerry Moriarty - whatever decisions you make … Read more

Sunday Times: Don’t despair — here’s how to manage your plummeting pension

According to Jerry Moriarty, chief executive of the Irish Association of Pension Funds, "If you’re … Read more

Irish Independent: Your Questions: I’m worried stock market turmoil has hit my pension, should I be taking action?

CEO of the Irish Association of Pension Funds, Jerry Moriarty says that most funds have some exposure … Read more

Law Society of Ireland Gazette: Virus will knock pension age restoration off agenda, legal expert predicts

This is not definitely business as usual, Jerry Moriarty of the Irish Association of Pension Funds told … Read more

IPE.com: IAPF chair repeats call for Ireland’s dedicated pensions minister

Eunice Dreelan, chair of the Irish Association of Pension Funds (IAPF), has reiterated previous calls … Read more

Irish Independent: How to stop pension hitches and delays ruining your retirement

"It's important to get all of the information on your private pension or pensions together early - as … Read more

Irish Times: Can the State afford to roll back on the ‘pensions time bomb’?

Jerry Moriarty, chief executive of the Irish Association of Pension Funds, welcomed the idea of expert … Read more

Irish Independent: One-third of those with a pension have quit paying money into it

Jerry Moriarty, of the Irish Association of Pension Funds, said it assumed the core reason for not taking … Read more

Personal Finance & Business News

Irish Independent: Your money: Seven things you must know on the new mortgage playing field

"Before the Covid crisis, people who qualified for the Central Bank exemptions could typically get them," … Read more

Irish Examiner: Property prices in South West are up 4.3%

Meanwhile, Trevor Grant Chair of The Association of Irish Mortgage Advisors said that the figures indicate … Read more

Irish Times: How to arrange a funeral and keep the costs within reason

A basic Irish funeral can cost anywhere from €2,950 to €7,500 and more, according to a 2018 review … Read more

Extra.ie: 91% of businesses say COVID-19 continuity plans were successful

More than nine in every 10 businesses believe their business continuity plans have been successful during … Read more

The BT Blog #7

The Enterprise Support Grant for businesses impacted by COVID-19 - Who can apply & What costs … Read more

Business & Finance: Rebooting Ireland: Gold price surges over $2,000/oz for the first time in history

The price of gold surged to over $2,000 per ounce, supported by growing demand for gold in Ireland, the … Read more

The BT Blog #6

Guest Blog by Jonathan Hehir, Managing Director of www.insuremyhouse.ie Top tips to save on … Read more

The BT Blog #5

Guest Blog: Covid Compliance measures by Michael Kavanagh, CEO of the Association of Compliance … Read more

Irish Independent: Home Economics – Your Property Questions

Only around one per cent typically switch every year, but the Association of Irish Mortgage Advisors … Read more

The BT Blog #3

Guest Blog: Why you should take a punt on yourself when it comes to job opportunities by … Read more