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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Top tips to cut down on energy costs this Christmas

Energy usage often peaks during the festive season, pushing up household energy bills significantly.

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Bamboozling bills: Irish households find utility bills too hard to understand

This could be putting consumers at risk of missing important details about their account.

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Don't let the fear of early exit fees deter you from saving money on your household utilities

Switcher.ie is urging cash-strapped consumers not to let the fear of early exit penalties put them off seeking better deals on their household essentials.

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Irish consumers turn to online shopping this Christmas

A new study from Virgin Media Business has found that four in five of us will hit the web to shop this festive season.

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday: big savings on broadband this weekend

Plenty of incentives and deals available this weekend on a variety of products including TV, broadband and home phone.

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When is the Christmas bonus being paid and how much is it this year?

Payments are due to reach recipients in the first week of December.

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Have you thought about switching before but not gone through with it? It could be costing you dearly

Switching the likes of your energy, broadband and mobile plans could save you well over €1,000

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Budget 2019 one week on - what does it mean for you?

There was a little something for everyone.

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11 weeks to Christmas, 11 ways to save

Save time and money this holiday season with these 11 money savings tips.

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Home Security Month - Switcher.ie's top tips on making your home safer

It's a good time to review security in your home.

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Off to college? We've got the eight best money tips for students

CAO offers have just come out.

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Travelling abroad this summer? Stick to the budget and don't get burned by bank fees

Summer holiday season is well and truly upon us.

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Top tips if you're thinking about getting holiday insurance

Holiday season is fast approaching.

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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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