Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 23/03/2017

With the help of Bobbi, David and Ollie discuss various financial issues this morning:

  • First Time Buyers need to act to avail of Help to Buy Scheme
  • Joys of earning a return of 61c on €10,000 over a year!
  • GBFM listeners respond to recent coverage of Revenue investigation of overseas assets/income
  • Taking some risk with your Finances

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Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Bay FM, 16/03/2017

David answers the following questions from listeners:

“I have a Tracker rate mortgage, do you think the bank will do a deal with me if I can refinance it elsewhere” and “having lost money on bank shares, is there any investment that I can go into where I can offset the losses I made”?

He also discusses the following:

Risk, Risk, Risk!! TAKE IT or DON’T expect to make any return on your investment.

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Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 09.03.17

  • The very Important deadline of May 1st to declare overseas income or assets.
  • Surveys show that financial literacy in Ireland stands at 50%, despite how financially astute we think we are!

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Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Bay FM, 02/03/2017

  • New Government website – switchyourbank.ie
  • The dangers of financial indecision!!
  • Is making a substantial reduction in your mortgage a wise move?


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The Irish Brokers Association have announced that we have been shortlisted for the

2017 LPI Brokers Awards

Best Connacht-Ulster Broker 2017

Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 23/02/2017

•Mobile phone operators combine to create their own “Credit Type Database” of Bill Pay customers in default.

•Recent survey shows that 50% of tenants do not have insurance cover for their contents

•Is it wise to move from high risk funds to lower risk alternatives?

Listen below to David McCarthy discuss the above issues: