Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 10/06/2016

•Recent figures show a shocking decline in the number of people with private pensions  •Problems facing Credit Unions as they sign up to new credit cards  •Update on banks abusing their position.

Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 02/06/2016

Credit Unions sign up to new Debit Cards; Banks are abusing their privileged position and will making an investment be affected by Britain leaving the EU.

Blog – McCarthy & Associates, Galway Talks, 26/05/2016

-AIB cuts Variable Mortgage Rates by 0.25% and make a contribution of €2,000 towards fees for new switcher mortgages.

-Rental crisis reveals how dysfunctional the Irish property market is.

Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 19/05/2016

David discusses the new laws expected to put ‘manners’ on vulture funds who buy mortgages and what are people doing with their savings?

Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 12/05/2016

The days of generous inheritances maybe coming to an end; Should you use savings for a holiday or take out a loan? Get rid of that Regular Savings Life Assurance Policy and how to convert old Irish pounds into Euro.

Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 05/05/2016

David McCarthy answers the following questions from listeners:

Should I stay with a fixed mortgage rate or change to variable?  Making contact with the Financial Ombudsman and what types of complaints do they deal with?  Sorting an issue with a joint current account and are you due a Prize Bond windfall?