Former Console boss Paul Kelly and his wife and son spent almost €500,000 on designer clothes, foreign trips, groceries, and other expenses between 2012 and 2014, an RTÉ investigation has claimed.
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016
Opposition politicians have urged the Government to intervene to protect more than 100 families set to lose their homes to an investment vulture fund, after the firm behind the controversial move said it has done nothing wrong and will not back down on the issue.
Tue, 15 Mar, 2016
The Insolvency Service of Ireland (ISI), which oversees the country’s new debt resolution procedures for the thousands of households still facing debt, said its latest figures show that the new regime has so far helped people struggling with an aggregate of €3.75bn in debt.
Tue, 13 Oct, 2015
The number of people dealing with their mortgage debts through the Insolvency Service of Ireland (ISI) has risen in the past year, but the overall figure has been branded “pathetic” by those advocating an overhaul of debt services.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2015
Thousands of people drowning in “unsustainable” mortgage debt could have their properties bought by the State and turned into local authority units in a bid to help them stay in their homes, under a proposal put to Department of Finance officials today.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2015
The number of mortgages over two years in arrears rose by 5% in the second quarter of 2014 amid warnings that through repossession, banks have "declared war" on home owners behind on their payments.
Wed, 03 Sep, 2014