Monthly Archives: November 2015

The shares worth having if the US central bank raises its rates

It is only a matter of weeks before interest rate hikes could become a reality in the United States. The US central bank, the Federal Reserve, is giving some of its strongest signals yet that it is likely to raise its rate next month. If that happens, it will be the first rise in almost…
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An income boost from UK pensions 

Are you receiving a UK state old age pension? Did you – like hundreds of thousands of Irish emigrants work in the UK, pay National Insurance contributions (popularly known as “the stamp”)? If you did and are now getting a weekly UK pension, no matter how small or large, you might be interested in an…
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Get checked before it’s too late

Mike Magan is urging his fellow farmers to look after their health before it’s too late, writes Áine Hennessy “Do it for your wife, your partner, your kids, for all those you love, so maybe they can avoid a sad day any time soon,” says Mike Magan. He says he has stood at too many…
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