Vincent Digby

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Irish banks are applying harsher cuts to deposit rates than those across the euro zone. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

It’s a tough time for Irish savers. With European interest rates on the floor, deposit rates have plummeted in recent years. “It has been a persisten(...)

Even the experts can get it wrong

Regrets? We’ve all had a few: that savings account we never got around to starting; those Apple shares we wish we bought; that pension we should have(...)

Before you consider diverting any savings from deposits, it is worth noting the potential consequences of such a move

While Irish savers are not quite stuck with the conundrum that are negative interest rates, returns are nonetheless plummeting. Indeed if you are ear(...)

Yes, it may seem a crazy idea at first, particularly given the parlous state of so many of our own retirement funds. However, starting a pension fo(...)

AIB’s Bankcentre: its truer share price is closer to one or two cent. Photograph: David Sleator

Ireland’s banks are finally back in profit. Bank of Ireland (BoI) reported gains of some €399 million for the first half of the year, while AIB made s(...)