David Kerr

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With these changes Ní Ógáin can cut her outgoings by €51 while not noticing any appreciable difference to the quality of her life. Photograph: Getty Images

Bernadette Ní Ógáin divorced in 2009 and lives with her adult daughter in Co Wicklow. She has a household income of just over €2,000 a month. Her mor(...)

Aoife Ryan: ‘I have no loyalty to any supermarket and will shop in them all, from Lidl to Avoca.’ Photograph: Alan Betson

The Irish Times Overspent series began on Saturday with an analysis of Ireland’s continuing “private recession”, which persists even while the wide(...)

Seán Quinn: in 2004 he trumped Tony Mullins’s €70million bid to take Barlo private with an €84 million offer. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Irish-owned investment group RHP Bidco, which is headed by former Barlo chief executive Tony Mullins, has acquired Quinn Radiators for €25 million.RHP(...)

The family of bankrupt businessman Seán Quinn recently warned that it would “vigorously” pursue the return of any part of his former empire sold ahead of its action against the former Anglo Irish Bank and share receiver Kieran Wallace.

Irish-owned investment group RHP Bidco, which is headed by former Barlo chief executive Tony Mullins, has acquired Quinn Radiators for an undisclosed (...)

Ireland’s 380,000 Vodafone shareholders were rewarded this month when the company began paying them cash following the sale of its US business (...)

An anticipated mass exodus from Ulster Bank last summer after its “technical glitch” never happened. Photograph: Frank Miller
Hard to say goodbye

Greedy or stupid bankers (or both) brought this country to its knees and the institutions continue to make fools of us by harassing distressed borrowe(...)

The price of residential gas will increase by just 2 per cent from the beginning of next month after the Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) reject(...)