A typical first-time buyer will need about €25,000 for a deposit, and potentially significantly more in Dublin. Photograph: iStock

Almost a year on from our first lockdown, the impact of Covid-19 still overhangs the mortgage market. Whether you’re looking to buy your first home, s(...)

‘The way I see it, my wages have been cut by double the amount to which I agreed.’ Photograph: iStock

I am one of the 600,000 people who got a huge tax bill because I was enrolled by my employer to the TWSS (Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme) last year. M(...)

Many taxpayers are entirely unaware of what January might hold for their bank balances as a result of the pandemic unemployment payment  and the temporary wage subsidy schemes.

Just when you thought things couldn’t get worse, it looks like they might. Wage subsidies that were introduced earlier this year to help embattled emp(...)