Almost two in five families take out loans or use credit cards to cover the cost of sending their children to college, an Irish League of Credit Unions survey has found. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times.

Almost two in five families are taking out loans or using credit cards to cover the cost of sending their children to college, an Irish League of Cred(...)

Students: College! Stay out all night, sleep in all day, and bring whoever you want home. Parents: Freedom! No more washing, no more moody teens, no m(...)

From l-r: Element Pictures’ Andrew Lowe, Company Pictures’ John Yorke, Element’s Ed Guiney and  show runner Peter McKenna  at a TV3 event in May. Photograph: Brian McEvoy

TV3 is to turn its new soap opera Red Rock into a feast of product placement, offering advertisers the opportunity to promote other brands via the tw(...)

UCC Student Centre. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Leaving Certificate results should be released earlier to help aid the student accommodation crisis, the President of the Union of Students Ireland ((...)

Irish League of Credit Unions headquarters on Mount Street in Dublin . Photograph: Frank Miller/Irish Times

Credit unions could provide billions more in loans to small- and medium-sized businesses if they were allowed to centralise funds within a new structu(...)

Volkswagen has the best reputation among Irish consumers according to a new survey. Photograph: Joel Saget/AFP/GettyImages)

Volkswagen has been named the most reputable organisation in Ireland, according to a new survey, followed by SuperValu and An Post, with Google and Bo(...)

The finances of Irish households are continuing to improve gradually, according to a new (...)

ILCU and its member, Maynooth Credit Union, yesterday dropped a lawsuit against the regulator, partly because ILCU said it had secured, from the Central Bank, a “unique” consultative role whenever there are talks between the bank and ILCU credit unions over issues such as financial stability.

Differences have emerged between the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) and the Credit Union Development As(...)

A legal action over regulatory directions requiring five credit unions to secure additional solvency support has been withdrawn at the High Court following talks between the sides.

A legal action over regulatory directions requiring five credit unions to secure additional solvency support has been withdrawn at the High Cou(...)

A student in deep thought during the All Ireland Credit Union Schools Quiz along with hundreds of schoolchildren in the main hall of the RDS, Dublin Photograph: Maxwells/Julien Behal

More than 25,000 children took part in this year’s All-Ireland Credit Union Schools’ Quiz and they were whittled down to 400 for the final in D(...)