How do you create a ‘rainy day’ fund and how much do you need?

How do you create a ‘rainy day’ fund and how much do you need?

We all have sudden unforeseen events sometime in our lives and have to find money to fix things. A rainy day fund can help you survive the unexpected.
Budgeting
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Flexible mortgage options

Flexible mortgage options

More and more mortgages come with options allowing homeowners to change how and when they repay their mortgages. Here are just a few ways that mortgages can be adjusted to fit.
Mortgages
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Before you say you can’t face making a budget, you may want to read this

Before you say you can’t face making a budget, you may want to read this

Creating a budget isn’t most people’s idea of fun. But before you decide budgeting isn't for you, you might want to read this.
Budgeting
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The Second World War pilot who became a Silver Surfer in his 90s

The Second World War pilot who became a Silver Surfer in his 90s

Born in 1919, Gordon Lawson trained pilots in Africa during the Second World War but later left the RAF on religious grounds as a conscientious objector. In 2017, he was awarded a Silver Surfer award for learning and using new technology in his 90s.
Charity
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“Unity is our strength, diversity is our wealth”

“Unity is our strength, diversity is our wealth”

Gerry Ellis who works in our IT Centre based in Cabinteely, Co. Dublin is Head of our Accessibility Network. Blind since he was a teenager, Gerry uses technology that assists him at work and to live his everyday life.
Issues
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5 tips to keep your student finances on track this autumn

5 tips to keep your student finances on track this autumn

Frank Conway, financial adviser and founder of 'MoneyWhizz', shares his tips for students heading off to 3rd level education.
Budgeting
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Looking back at a summer of fun-filled Leinster Rugby Summer Camps

Looking back at a summer of fun-filled Leinster Rugby Summer Camps

This summer, 2,800 boys and girls, aged 6 to 12, attended Bank of Ireland Leinster Rugby Summer Camps.
Rugby
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100 years in Tinahely

100 years in Tinahely

Our branch in Tinahely, Co. Wicklow opened in 1918. A hundred years later, staff from the branch supported the 83rd Tinahely Show, volunteered to help and took part in events and one, Joe Phelan, brought along some unusual visitors.
Community
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‘I ran around the shop telling everyone, I rang everyone I knew’

‘I ran around the shop telling everyone, I rang everyone I knew’

Helen didn't believe she had won €5,000 in our Goalsaver competition but when it sank in she ran around telling everyone and rang everyone she knew.
Savings
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