Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 10/09/2015

Issue: Financial relief on the horizon for homeowners who were not offered tracker mortgages.
Comment: A sizable number of people took out fixed rate mortgages in the past. In some cases, the letters of offer stated that when the fixed rate period expired they could opt for either a further fixed, variable or tracker rate. Read more..

Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 03/09/2015

Issue: New Pilot Scheme to provide advice to distressed home owners by MABS at court house locations.
Comment: The rise in repossessions has raised concerns with the Government, as to whether or not all avenues have been explored, before repossession orders are sought.
To help distressed home owners the Government is piloting a scheme at 12 Read more..

Blog – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 27/08/2015

Question: I am moving jobs and need to make a decision about the pension scheme I have paid with my previous employer, I have been advised to move my funds into a Retirement Bond and I am unsure what to do with this.
Answer: We now live in an era where people are more mobile in jobs. It is estimated that the average time frame that somebody will stay in a position is Read more..

Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 10/09/2015

David discusses the financial relief that’s on the horizon for homeowners who were not offered tracker mortgages.  Also, would you stay in a poorly performing life assurance investment for years and where is the best place to put money on deposit?

Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 03/09/2015

David discusses the following on Galway Bay FM – Pilot Scheme to provide advice to distressed home owners by MABS at court house locations, what alternatives you have with matured money from An Post and investing in the stockmarket, is this a good idea?

Podcast – McCarthy & Associates – Galway Talks, 27/08/2015

Firstly this morning David discusses the wonderful news that McCarthy & Associates are celebrating 20 years in business.  He also answers listeners questions in relation to moving your pension fund into a retirement bond, should everyone have a pension scheme and PAYE workers making tax returns.