Most individual wage earners in Ireland would not meet the criteria to apply for a mortgage for a one-bed apartment anywhere in Dublin, while a full-time minimum wage earner would have “little chance” of getting a mortgage for the same type of property in Cork, Galway, or Limerick cities.
Wed, 17 Jan, 2018
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Fri, 05 Aug, 2016
Irish taxpayers were among the biggest losers yesterday as the fallout from the UK’s decision to leave the EU upended global markets and wiped more than €260m off the value of the State’s shareholding in Irish banks.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2016
Just a few days ago the US celebrated what’s known as Tax Freedom Day. It’s promoted by a Washington DC think tank and designed to give people some practical notion of the amount of money the government takes out of the economy each year.
Mon, 02 May, 2016