Tips for Creating and Sticking to a Budget that Works for You
The thought of budgeting can seem quite daunting for some, but it doesn’t have to be. By creating a budget that works for you and sticking to it, you can achieve your financial goals and live within your means. Here are some of our tips for getting started: 1. Track your Expenses The first step… Continue reading Tips for Creating and Sticking to a Budget that Works for You
How to Achieve the Perfect Work-Life Merge
We’re all too familiar with the term ‘work-life balance’. However, according to Afresh Performance Coach, Deirdre Cronnelly, it’s in need of a refresh. The pressures of the modern world, our relationship with tech and the new hybrid model which many of us have embraced, have all changed the way we work. “The work-life balance concept is outdated”, says… Continue reading How to Achieve the Perfect Work-Life Merge
Stay out of your own way
We’ve seen quite a lot of volatility in investment markets in recent months which is expected to continue for the foreseeable future. The awful war in Ukraine is ongoing, global energy and food markets are in turmoil, Covid is still lingering, the US & China are having their differences over trade and Brexit issues remain… Continue reading Stay out of your own way
Financial Planning in your 40’s
In our last newsletter, we wrote about what’s important financially for people in their 30s. We got quite a few comments about this piece and some requests to set out the financial priorities for people in their 40s. So here goes… Keep control of your lifestyle For a lot of people as they enter their… Continue reading Financial Planning in your 40’s
Mortgages in Ireland – Banks are lending
A TOTAL OF 9,091 new mortgages to the value of €2,142 million were drawn down by borrowers during the first quarter of 2021. The number of mortgages approved in March rose by 18.4% month-on-month and by 15.8% year-on-year. Contact Lyons Financial Services today and talk to our mortgage team about your mortgage needs.misinformed. https://youtu.be/97rtj2QY8L4
Mistakes people make when buying insurance
Many customers are often surprised when our experts talk to them about the insurance products we offer and how we tailor our offerings to your needs. When taking out insurance products, customer often overlook a number of important details, which can lead to them paying premium prices, or worse, not receiving adequate cover. Ciaran Moran… Continue reading Mistakes people make when buying insurance
5 ways to reduce your tax bill
Tax is a necessary evil. If we want to live in a country with access to public services, taxation is the system used to pay for these services. We can (and do!) argue and moan about the different levels of tax payable and whether they are levied fairly. But at the end of the day,… Continue reading 5 ways to reduce your tax bill
When did you last stress test your finances?
2020 has been a year of great uncertainty. Of course Covid-19 has dominated the landscape, bringing with it insecurity for some people around both their health and also their economic circumstances. As countries are moving in and out of various states of lockdown, for many people this is creating a lot of worry about their… Continue reading When did you last stress test your finances?
Don’t just blindly renew your health insurance
We’re at that time of year again when nearly 50% of Health Insurance customers are getting ready for their upcoming policy renewal in January. Many will simply renew without really thinking about it to any great extent – often an expensive mistake. There are a few specific factors to consider this year. First of all,… Continue reading Don’t just blindly renew your health insurance
4D Health Plans from Irish Life Health
Discover Irish Life’s 4D Health range, a unique four dimensional approach to personalised health. The four dimensions are rooted in their ethos of delivering a health insurance solution that supports members throughout their entire healthcare journey, from Wellbeing to Diagnosis, Treatment and Recovery.