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Dublin: 19 °C Thursday 31 July, 2014

Money Money Money

# money-money-money - Saturday 28 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Why aren’t all musicians getting paid for playing at Irish festivals this summer? Money Money Money

Why aren’t all musicians getting paid for playing at Irish festivals this summer?

Musicians are joining together to begin a discussion on payment and ‘two-tier’ treatment at festivals. Here’s what they told us.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From Business ETC How many new millionaires were created last year? Money Money Money

How many new millionaires were created last year?

There’s a total of 13.7 million households with $1 million or more in the back pocket around the world at the moment.

# money-money-money - Monday 9 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie USI says ‘internship culture’ to blame for low graduate wages Money Money Money

USI says ‘internship culture’ to blame for low graduate wages

Union president Joe O’Connor said that schemes such as JobBridge had led to “a very, very employer friendly market”.

# money-money-money - Sunday 18 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Everything you need to know about what it will cost you to go to hospital Money Money Money

Everything you need to know about what it will cost you to go to hospital

Going private, going public or have a medical card? How much is it going to set you back?

# money-money-money - Friday 25 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Every little helps: Thousands of Tesco workers get a pay rise Money Money Money

Every little helps: Thousands of Tesco workers get a pay rise

The workers will get between €400 and €700 extra per year.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From Business ETC Losses down but still no profitability at Permanent TSB Financial Results

Losses down but still no profitability at Permanent TSB

The bank says the next step is to exit state ownership.

# money-money-money - Monday 24 March, 2014

From Business ETC Dublin ‘well positioned’ to profit from upward IPO march Money Money Money

Dublin ‘well positioned’ to profit from upward IPO march

Competition among cities and exchanges is set to intensify with deal volumes expected to grow further in 2014.

# money-money-money - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From Business ETC “Patent cliff” saw Irish economy shrink by 0.3% last year Money Money Money

“Patent cliff” saw Irish economy shrink by 0.3% last year

IBEC says that the figures are “puzzling”, but Michael Noonan isn’t worried.

From TheJournal.ie Ouch, my wallet: Prices went up by 0.5 per cent last month alone Money Money Money

Ouch, my wallet: Prices went up by 0.5 per cent last month alone

Clothes and shoes went up by almost 6 per cent alone.

# money-money-money - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pay gap between men and women has increased during the recession Money Money Money

Pay gap between men and women has increased during the recession

Figures from trade union Unite also found that almost 600,000 women live in deprivation or at risk of poverty.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From Business ETC AIB lost €1.7 billion last year, but that’s much better than the previous year Money Money Money

AIB lost €1.7 billion last year, but that’s much better than the previous year

The bank says that it thinks it will return to profitability by next year.

# money-money-money - Friday 28 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie One person received 70 per cent of all big political donations last year Money Money Money

One person received 70 per cent of all big political donations last year

Meanwhile, fourteen elected representatives didn’t declare their donation statements and may now face prosecution.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

From Business ETC Irish people are working longer and earning less than 2012 Make Money Money

Irish people are working longer and earning less than 2012

If you earned €687 a week last year, you are average.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of Bank of Ireland customers have accounts skimmed Hacked

Hundreds of Bank of Ireland customers have accounts skimmed

Thousands of euro was taken from customer accounts in a major skimming operation.

# money-money-money - Monday 24 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Vatican will now have its own finance ministry Money Money Money

The Vatican will now have its own finance ministry

Pope Francis has set it up in the wake of the scandals at the Vatican Bank.

# money-money-money - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From Business ETC Candy Crush Saga makers plan to go public in €364 million IPO Money Money Money

Candy Crush Saga makers plan to go public in €364 million IPO

King Digital Entertainment generated revenue of €1.36 billion in 2013, the majority coming from its flagship title, Candy Crush Saga.

# money-money-money - Saturday 15 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Noonan confirms he said no to bonuses in face-to-face meeting with AIB bosses Incentivisation

Noonan confirms he said no to bonuses in face-to-face meeting with AIB bosses

The Finance Minister has confirmed he met with officials from the bank, but “personally reinforced” that there are currently no plans to re-introduce bonuses.

# money-money-money - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie How Rehab received more than €80 million in State funding last year Money Money Money

How Rehab received more than €80 million in State funding last year

Rehab Group CEO Angela Kerins has repeatedly refused to disclose how much she is being paid.

# money-money-money - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From Business ETC Consumers ‘gradually recovering from the extreme difficulties’ Spend Spend Spend

Consumers ‘gradually recovering from the extreme difficulties’

How are you feeling about spending more money?

# money-money-money - Monday 3 February, 2014

From Business ETC NAMA redeems €750m in senior bonds from IBRC liquidation Money Money Money

NAMA redeems €750m in senior bonds from IBRC liquidation

It brings the total amount of these bonds redeemed to €1.75 billion.

# money-money-money - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From Business ETC Aaron McKenna: Capitalism didn’t create poverty, it inherited it (and now it’s fixing it) Money Money Money

Aaron McKenna: Capitalism didn’t create poverty, it inherited it (and now it’s fixing it)

Oxfam won a PR coup this week with the simple line that the richest 85 people in the world have more wealth than the poorest 3.5 billion. But there’s one problem with that message – inequality isn’t actually keeping people in poverty.

# money-money-money - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge All the stages you go through when starting a new job Jobfairy

All the stages you go through when starting a new job

It’s not easy being the new kid on the block.

# money-money-money - Monday 13 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Your Tips: How to save money this January… Money Money Money

Your Tips: How to save money this January…

We’re off to buy a piggy bank…

# money-money-money - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

From Business ETC Apple’s App Store sales hits $10 billion in 2013 Money Money Money

Apple’s App Store sales hits $10 billion in 2013

Consumers spent $1 billion in December alone, making it the store’s best month on record.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

From Business ETC China now the biggest market for Bitcoin trading Money Money Money

China now the biggest market for Bitcoin trading

The entire market value is now worth €4.15 billion after a surge in trading earlier this week.

# money-money-money - Thursday 7 November, 2013

From Business ETC Meet the Twitter billionaires. (Hint: There’s actually only one.) Dollar Bills Y'all

Meet the Twitter billionaires. (Hint: There’s actually only one.)

These are the men who will get rich as Twitter goes public on the NYSE later today.

# money-money-money - Thursday 3 October, 2013

From Business ETC Twitter files a $1 billion IPO Money Money Money

Twitter files a $1 billion IPO

Founders and shareholders Ev Williams, Jack Dorsey and Biz Stone are set to be millionaires.

# money-money-money - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 1.8 million people have less than €100 left after bills are paid What's Left Survey

1.8 million people have less than €100 left after bills are paid

Plus here’s how much money people are spending on bills on average every month.

# money-money-money - Monday 16 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Bank of England is trying out plastic banknotes – could it happen in Ireland? Money Money Money

Bank of England is trying out plastic banknotes – could it happen in Ireland?

Spoiler alert: Not in the near future, at least.

# money-money-money - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

From Business ETC Bank of England to consider plastic banknotes…Should Euro be next? Money Money Money This post contains a poll

Bank of England to consider plastic banknotes…Should Euro be next?

The BOE wants to follow the lead of other jurisdictions like Canada and Australia. Would you miss paper money?

# money-money-money - Monday 2 September, 2013

From Maradona to Bale, how the world transfer record has sky-rocketed in 30 years

As Gareth Bale finally seals his move to Madrid, we look at some of the other world record breaking transfers

# money-money-money - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Toulon v Chiefs? February date reported for potential rugby ‘World Cup of Clubs’

Bondi and Ballsbridge may have just gotten a little bit closer.

# money-money-money - Saturday 24 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Wealth tax? Probably not going to happen, says Michael Noonan Budget 2014

Wealth tax? Probably not going to happen, says Michael Noonan

The Minister for Finance says he won’t comment specifically on Budget 2014 proposals, but has given three reasons why he doesn’t think a wealth tax is possible.

# money-money-money - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From Business ETC Alcohol sales are up, but clothing sales are down Money Money Money

Alcohol sales are up, but clothing sales are down

Spending on alcoholic beverages accounted for 7.7 per cent of all spending in Ireland last year.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

From Business ETC One in 10 small businesses use debt collection agents to get money owed Money Money Money

One in 10 small businesses use debt collection agents to get money owed

Small businesses are having to wait an average of 62 days to get paid by creditors.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Consumer confidence is up, but disposable income is down, says report Money Money Money

Consumer confidence is up, but disposable income is down, says report

Credit card debt is in decline, property transactions on the increase but new car sales continue to struggle.

From TheJournal.ie The Department of Finance spent €3.6 million on consultancy fees in the last year Fees

The Department of Finance spent €3.6 million on consultancy fees in the last year

Legal fees related to the Bank Guarantee account for much of the expenditure, but other consultancies cost the State around half a million euro.

# money-money-money - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

From Business ETC Netflix profits jump (but Wall Street isn’t impressed) Results

Netflix profits jump (but Wall Street isn’t impressed)

Netflix got its first Emmy nominations last week but its share price still slumped after it announced its results.

# money-money-money - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Money repatriated abroad has fallen in the last six years Earnings

Money repatriated abroad has fallen in the last six years

Statistics show that the amount of money earned in Ireland by migrants and temporary workers and then sent abroad has fallen since the Ireland’s economic downturn.

# money-money-money - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

From Business ETC IMF gives the ok for €1 billion bailout loan for Cyprus Money Money Money

IMF gives the ok for €1 billion bailout loan for Cyprus

The IMF said the money is intended to stabilise the country’s ravage financial system.

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