Covid-19 & Your Protection Policies

By Karen Cantwell | Posted at 10.04.2020

We hope everyone is keeping well in these unprecedented times, we have had a few queries regarding life cover, illness cover and income protection – this is not anything that any of us would like to think about but I would like to give you and your families the following reassurance: – Do Life policies […]


Budget 2020 – What You Need To Know

By Karen Cantwell | Posted at 8.10.2019

The 2020 Budget details were announced in the Dail by the Minister for Finance on 8th October 2019. We look at the main changes impacting on clients. No change in income tax & USC bands or rates There is no change in income tax and USC rates and bands for 2020: Income Tax rates and bands […]


Starting early is the best thing you can do for your pension

By Karen Cantwell | Posted at 1.10.2019

As you can see from the above table, the earlier you start, the better off you are! Remember – if you start your new pension by 29/11/2019 and are under 35 years, you will get €100 bonus to kick start your pension! If you would like to discuss this further or set up a pension, […]


Budget Planning for the Household

By Karen Cantwell | Posted at 3.09.2019

Back to school time can be an expensive time for families each year with fees, uniforms, books, and activities at the very least! Now would be a good time to review household spending and look at your budget, below is a great budget planner you can use to help with that. Scroll down on the […]


Why Pensions Still Make Sense

By Karen Cantwell | Posted at 10.06.2019

There are many reasons to start a pension and we have put together 6 keys points regarding pensions. If a pension is something you would like to know more about or would like to get started on, please contact us by clicking on Contact Us at the top of this page and we can discuss […]


Female Claim Statistics – An Insight

By Karen Cantwell | Posted at 4.12.2018

A recent article I read regarding claim statistics with Irish Life for females only made me think – do women have enough cover? Families in modern Ireland can often be very different from the traditional family structure and more often than not, both parents work, or can be self employed, single parent, or part time […]


Turn your company profit into personal wealth

By Karen Cantwell | Posted at 27.11.2018

So the Tax Return Pay & File deadline has now passed, but there are still ways to be more tax efficient that you can avail of by the year end One of the most attractive, tax efficient ways for company directors to extract profits from a company and turn them into personal wealth is to […]