Posts filled under:Personal Finance

How to Reduce Your Income Tax Bill Now in One Fell Swoop

  Income Tax and Pension Deadline  – What happens on 16 November 2017? Although, like all dates, it comes around each and every year, this one can throw up more than its fair share of complications on an annual basis. […]

Budget 2017 Highlights (If that’s what you call them)

With the exception of the Help to Buy scheme for first time house buyers (we will be writing up a complete guide to that shortly), this particular budget was a well-flagged damp squib. So rather than wading through the Minister’s […]

NEW YEAR REVOLUTION! TOP 12 MONEY SAVING TIPS FOR 2016

Many of us may feel the January pinch on our wallets, so here our our Top 12 Money Saving Tips for 2016 to help people out with their financials for the year ahead…and most of them are easier than you might think! Another […]

Budget 2015: So what does it mean for me?

If the previous six budgets have felt like a death by a thousand big cuts, Michael Noonan’s 2015 Budget has brought a little light relief. (Not least to certain social media types who seem to enjoy him being under the […]

10 WAYS TO GET THE BEST RETURN ON SAVINGS

This guide has been written for people who have a sum of money to invest. *This is for informational purposes only, and you should get proper advice from a financial broker. (You can start by completing the risk profiler questionnaire […]

Wishing you all a happy ‘troika-free’ Christmas!

Just a note to thank you all for your continued business and for making 2013 another successful year for Ocean.ie.We look forward to being of service to you in 2014 and wish you and yours’ all the best. Nollaig Shona Dhuibh, […]

Budget 2014: A Guide to Pensions and Taxation Changes

  The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan and the Minister for Public Expenditure, Brendan Howlin have delivered Budget 2014. Philip Doyle of Ocean.ie takes a deep dive into the implications for pensions and personal taxation. Budget 2014: Personal Finances Overview A […]

If we are your financial broker…you are in good company [Survey]

One thing we all have in common is how complicated our financial affairs have become. Given the increasing complexity of regulations attached to financial products, falling deposit rates and the pension crisis the country is facing, professional financial advice has […]

Investment Funds sing a new tune & What a Difference a Year Makes

Default Investment Strategies – The Balance between Risk & Return What difference a year makes in the world of investment funds! A year ago investors were concerned that the eurozone was about to break up and the global financial system […]

Budget 2013 Guide: All you need to know at a glance

Ocean.ie have compiled a summary of the main budget headlines indexed by category from the budget speech. If you have any questions about how it might affect you, drop us a line using the contact form or comment function below. […]