Money Saving Tips News

We all know that regularly switching energy supplier or broadband provider is a good way to save money. However, there are other things you can do to save money on your regular household expenses. Here's where you'll find our tried and tested money-saving tips to help you get started.

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Many of us are being forced to borrow to cover the cost of household essentials

Luckily, there are some simple things you can do to help cut back the reliance on credit

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Christmas savings clubs - what are they all about?

It's not too early to start planning for Christmas 2018...

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No need for a Blue Monday when you can switch and save over €1,000

There are savings to be made on energy, broadband, TV and phone deals.

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Worried about your 2018 finances? You’re not alone

New research shows the majority of us don’t think our financial situation will improve this year.

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What can you do with unwanted Christmas gifts?

You might have a few sitting around today...

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7 ways to cut your energy costs at home this Christmas

There are lots of ways to keep energy costs down over the festive season.

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Central Bank research shows most consumers don't understand gadget insurance

Most consumers didn't plan on buying it until it was sold to them as an add-on.

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Do Christmas lights cost much to run?

People often wonder whether LED or traditional bulbs are best.

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Give back this Christmas - here's how you can help

There are loads of charity appeals at this time of year

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Do you know what you can and can't recycle?

A definitive national list has been published.

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Taking cash out abroad? Beware of the fees

Taking a look before you go away will help you avoid any nasty surprises

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I’m buying a house - what kind of mortgage should I go for?

It's a pretty big decision.

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Top tech gadgets available this Christmas

This could help you get cracking on the Christmas shopping.

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday - how to spot a real bargain

It can sometimes be hard to spot a genuine deal.

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What is the Christmas bonus for welfare recipients and am I eligible?

The bonus will be paid in the coming weeks.

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How much do I need to save for retirement?

Getting a handle on this is really important.

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Bank charges - our tips on how to avoid them

Getting an understanding of what you pay is a big help.

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Contents insurance - what you need to think about

There are lots of things to consider before signing up

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AA finds cost of running a home is up 3% to €16,169 per year

Energy costs saw a big jump over the year.

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New research shows many of us are not fully confident complaining

If you do have any reason for complaint, be sure to raise this with your suppliers.

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How much should I be saving each month?

It can be hard to know how much to put into savings.

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Skiing this winter? We look at the best winter sports insurance

Your regular travel insurance might not cut it.

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Credit card fees and charges - how to read and understand your statement

How to make sense of your credit card statement.

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Switcher.ie’s top tips to make your home more secure

It’s Home Security Month, so it’s a good time to think about protecting your home.

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Switching can put a lot more in your pocket than the Budget will

You could save hundreds by switching providers for household utilities

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