The Pensions Time Bomb! What the people think

The Pensions Time Bomb! What the people think

PRESS RELEASE Ireland’s Two Speed Pension Economy – New Survey shows whilst some people have stopped making contributions to their pensions, it is being offset by more people increasing their contributions Ocean.ie, a leading pensions advisory firm in Dublin has...
Best Irish Pensions Fund Manager? Well, Go Compare…

Best Irish Pensions Fund Manager? Well, Go Compare…

Irish pension managed funds continued their good work of late by delivering further positive returns during the month of February. But which fund managers are providing the best returns over different time periods? Use our interactive graph below to compare...
A rocket scientist’s guide to understanding your pension

A rocket scientist’s guide to understanding your pension

Can the concept of saving during ones working lifetime in order to provide financial security in retirement really be that complicated? It’s not rocket science so why is it beginning to seem like it? It never fails to amaze me just how complicated the pensions world...
Finance Bill 2013: Pension Changes and Implications

Finance Bill 2013: Pension Changes and Implications

February 14th was Valentine’s Day and also when the Finance Bill was announced. The government seems to be trying to show some love with their announcements regarding certain pension changes that are due to be enacted. But has Cupid’s arrow hit you?   Section 16 of...
Pensions Time Bomb: 10 reasons why you should defuse it now

Pensions Time Bomb: 10 reasons why you should defuse it now

Recent talk in the media of €324 billion pensions time-bomb may seem fairly dramatic and may have a degree of scaremongering involved but if you look behind the headlines the basic message is clear. We as a nation won’t be able to rely on the state pension for our...