Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 21/01/2016

Issue: Research shows that 40% of people do not know what the income tax rates are.
Comment: Recent research shows that 40% of us do not know what the Income Tax Rates are. Another survey in 2015 showed that Irish consumers believe that they were more financially knowledgeable than the rest of Europe.
Obviously there is a disconnect between both findings and what I Read more..

Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 25/02/2016

This morning David McCarthy discusses switching your mortgage to get a better deal — How times are changing when a bank provides you with free banking without asking for it — Investment Options available which taxes gains at a lower rate than 41%.  Listen below for more details:


Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 14/01/2016

Issue: Restarting Medical Insurance should be a priority as your circumstances improve.
Comment: During the downturn there was a considerable drop in the number of people with Medical Insurance as it became unaffordable and their finances plummeted.
If you are in this situation and your circumstances have improved, Read more..

Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 18/02/2016

David discusses the following:

Financial Ombudsman reports 900 complaints about Whole of Life Policies since 2010 Is your Life Policy too expensive? Options on Investing money with complete security on the Capital What is the maximum amount that can be placed in the Credit Union Doing your own Tax Returns.

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Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 04/02/2016

Would you be interested in inheriting your parents mortgage? and Vodafone shareholders offered option to dispose of their shares by the end of May.

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Podcast- McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks – 28/01/2016

David discusses the following on Galway Bay FM:

First new mortgage lender since 2008 enters the Irish market; Drawing down the benefits of your Personal Pension Plan before turning 65; Deposit Rates could fall to 0% this year; Making an Investment in an Oil related industry; is Gold making a comeback.

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