As a relatively low risk income producing asset, social housing has also become increasingly popular with individual investors. File photograph: iStock

There may have been a public outcry when a number of housing estates were snapped up by international investors of late, but it’s not just institution(...)

While it’s all very well being a top saver during your working years, you also need to work out a strategy for retirement. Photograph: iStock

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If you are one of the lucky ones with a pension fund worth close to, or in excess of €2 million, you may  wonder if you’re  paying too much into your pension

It’s not going to affect too many people. But if you are one of the lucky ones with a pension fund worth close to, or in excess of €2 million, you may(...)

It’s a lot cheaper to live in Portugal, with value to be had even in the Algarve, particularly when compared with prices in Dublin

It sounds great; a cheaper cost of living, a sunny climate, great golf courses for those so inclined, not to mind a potentially tax-free retirement. (...)