Market Update

Market Update

Markets Settle Down​… for now. Following ​the strong recovery in Q1 of this year, stock markets largely settled down in the second quarter, while still continuing in positive territory. In terms of...
Specified Income Rules

Specified Income Rules

Revenue Change Specified Income Rules. As it is known, any individual who wishes to exercise an “ARF option” on retirement and who does not have “specified income” of €12,700...
Income Protection

What is Income Protection?

Income protection is sometimes called permanent health insurance or salary protection. It is an insurance policy that gives you a replacement income if you can’t work because of illness or injury for...
Investment

Market Update

Strong Q1 but…… Following a sharp downturn in the final quarter of 2018, markets have recovered well over the first three months of this year as buyers took advantage of...
State Pension

Women Need to Know their Pension Position!

In Ireland, women receive pensions that are 26.1 per cent lower than men’s, according to a European Commission report* from 2018. The report considered total income from all sources,...