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    1. How to use Askaboutmoney

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    1. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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      Latest: What to do with my savings? rob oyle, Jul 23, 2016
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    2. Banking, credit cards, etc

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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    3. Credit Union issues

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    4. Investments

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    5. Tax

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    6. Pensions

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      Latest: Pension taken out in 1992 & then stopped TurningGreen, Jul 29, 2016 at 8:22 PM
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    8. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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    9. Askaboutlaw

      For legal issues not covered elsewhere. Ask about Conveyancing in Mortgages forum, Road traffic law in Cars & Motoring and Tenant issues in Property Investment.
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    10. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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      Latest: Inheritance of parents home...only child Dan Murray, Jul 30, 2016 at 10:38 AM
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    11. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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    12. Welfare and state benefits

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    13. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    14. Insurance not covered in other forums

      For House, Life, & Motor Insurance
      Ask about travel insurance in the Travel Forum
      Ask about business insurance in the business forum.
      Ask about mortgage protection in the mortgage forum
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    15. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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    16. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    17. Other financial issues

      Post here if it does not fall into one of the other forums. Check out Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions
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    1. Economic issues

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    2. The great financial debates

      Recurring debates on financial topics
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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Driveway finish options? Most economic Black Sheep, Jul 30, 2016 at 11:58 AM
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    3. Homes and Gardens - suppliers

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    4. Water metering and charges

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    5. Home energy

      Central Heating; fireplaces; double glazing; Insulation; BER; alternative energy;energy saving lights
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    6. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    7. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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    9. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    10. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
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    11. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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    12. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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    13. Service Providers

      eircom, vodafone, O2,magnet,UPC, Sky etc.
      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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    14. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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    15. Travel, accommodation and restaurants in Ireland

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    16. Cars, cycling and transport

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    17. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    2. Letting Off Steam

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    3. Shooting the Breeze

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