First-time buyers are older than ever before and are now hitting their mid-30s before they can afford to climb onto the property ladder.
The average age of a person buying their first home in Ireland has risen to 34 - which is five years older than just a decade ago.
As we head into the holiday season, new decorations and a well lit Christmas tree are likely to adorn your home.
It’s important to consider the safety of your property and your loved ones when bringing these seasonal items into your household.
The idea of spending a fortune on gifts at Chrismas can be financially stressful, but it doesn't have to be a massive financial burden. Setting a budget and sticking to it can get you through the festive season without burning a hole in your pocket.