The 120-year journey home

The 120-year journey home

Catherine lives in Boulder, Colorado and she’s going to relocate to Dublin, Ireland. That might sound like an adventurous change of life but it’s not a completely unprecedented journey when you dig a little deeper into her family history.
Personal finance
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Wicklow RFC: a club at the heart of the community

Wicklow RFC: a club at the heart of the community

The 2017 Bank of Ireland Provincial Towns Cup kicked off on Saturday 28 January 2017. The top competition for junior rugby in Leinster is now in its 92nd year, making it one of the oldest trophies in Irish rugby.
Rugby
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What happened when a woman with Down syndrome gave a speech to prisoners?

What happened when a woman with Down syndrome gave a speech to prisoners?

Mei Lin and Helen pictured at Bank of Ireland offices in the IFSC Dublin. Photo: Naoise Culhane. 3 MIN READ Mei Lin Yap worked as a volunteer…
Inclusivity
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Startup awards 2017: Locks to lockers

Startup awards 2017: Locks to lockers

Stephen and his wife Louise set up Cyc-Lok to create a safe and secure place for cyclists to leave their bike and their belongings – helmet, waterproofs, footwear, bags and gloves - in sturdy individual lockers.
Business
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MortgageSaver: David, Nina & Ollie’s story

MortgageSaver: David, Nina & Ollie’s story

  5 MIN READ David lives in Tallaght with his parents. His girlfriend Nina and their son Ollie live in Celbridge with Nina’s mother. Living back in their family…
Mortgages
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5 ways to save money & travel on a budget by Nadia El Ferdaoussi

5 ways to save money & travel on a budget by Nadia El Ferdaoussi

Easily the question I’m asked the most is, “how do you afford to travel so much?”. Of course, a lot of it is part of my job, but there are certain sacrifices that have to be made in order to have a healthy travel fund for those all important holidays. This blog post is about five ways to save money and travel on a budget.
Travel
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A mortgage in a week

A mortgage in a week

Niamh and Richard had mortgage approval from another lender but just as they were signing contracts they decided to choose Bank of Ireland instead. Time was against them. But they went from getting ‘approval in principle’ on Thursday 4 May to drawing down the mortgage funds a week later on Thursday 11 May. They got the keys the next day.
Mortgages
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10 Business trends for 2017

10 Business trends for 2017

10 business trends for 2017
Business
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The solicitor’s fees, a sofa and a TV

The solicitor’s fees, a sofa and a TV

When Val and Wes got the cashback on their mortgage they set about furnishing their new extension.
Mortgages
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