Sinead Ryan: Five ways we’re richer after Budget 2017

WITH the detail of the latest Budget still being examined, personal finance expert Sinead Ryan has a snap reaction on some of the measures that will benefit us financially: *OAPs getting fiver extra and a restoration of 85pc of their Christmas bonus. If they’re smokers, it’ll probably get spent though… *Anyone on housing assistance programmes […]

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Irish Water is hiring a debt collection agency

Just three months on from the suspension of water charges Irish Water is now looking to hire a debt collection company. The State agency has put out a tender for a firm to start collecting debts owed to it by businesses across the country. The tender also details the possibility of extending its responsibilities to […]

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Irish Water is hiring a debt collection agency

Just three months on from the suspension of water charges Irish Water is now looking to hire a debt collection company. The State agency has put out a tender for a firm to start collecting debts owed to it by businesses across the country. The tender also details the possibility of extending its responsibilities to […]

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Irish company convicted of ‘blagging’ personal information to help banks’ private investigations

A Galway company has been convicted of ‘blagging’ personal information from the Department of Social Protection to help banks pursue private investigations. Glen Collection Investments and its director, Michael Ryan, pleaded guilty to offences under the Data Protection Acts for unauthorised access to personal data held by the Department of Social Protection. That information was […]

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Irish company convicted of ‘blagging’ personal information to help banks’ private investigations

A Galway company has been convicted of ‘blagging’ personal information from the Department of Social Protection to help banks pursue private investigations. Glen Collection Investments and its director, Michael Ryan, pleaded guilty to offences under the Data Protection Acts for unauthorised access to personal data held by the Department of Social Protection. That information was […]

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