Blog – David McCarthy – Galway Talks, 17/09/2013

galway-bayfmIssue: KBC Bank to open 8 new branches and offer current accounts.

Comment: KBC has announced that it is to open 8 new branches and offer current accounts to their customers.  It is understood that a branch will open in Galway within Read more..

Podcast – David McCarthy – Galway Talks, 12/09/2013

David discusses the opening of 8 new KBC branches and The Personal Insolvency Service.

Blog – David McCarthy, Galway Talks – 05/09/2013

galway-bayfmQuestion: I have a life policy attached to my mortgage which is less than the amount that I owe.  I am worried about this and am wondering what your advice would be?

Answer: This is a common problem due to the fact that a number of people may have renegotiated the terms of the mortgage with their lender.  It can arise that Life Cover is Read more..

Podcast – David McCarthy – Galway Talks, 05/09/2013

This morning David discusses the Chief Executives of Banks meeting with the Oireachtas Committee, Irish Shareholders to benefit from Vodafone windfall, Life Policies attached to Mortgages and Investing Lump Sums.

Blog – David McCarthy, Galway Talks – 22/08/2013

galway-bayfmIssue: Property prices increase by 2.3% nationally in year to July.

Comment: Any increase in property values has to be welcome news.  The figures are quite a surprise and point to a stronger market than most commentators expected.

The figures from the CSO show only property prices in Dublin and groups the rest of Read more..