Tag: ireland

Why Does Greece Have So Much Debt?

Greece is currently about 400 billion dollars in debt. That’s about 170% of their annual Gross Domestic Product. Over the next 50 years they are scheduled to repay that debt. But with the economy in shambles, many experts wonder if that goal is really attainable. But how did Greece end up with so much debt […]

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Why it’s important to switch energy suppliers every year

Is your loyalty to your energy supplier leaving you out of pocket? Let’s find out! We’re a loyal bunch here in Ireland, about 85% of us stick with our gas & electricity suppliers… …even when they change our prices. Now, I’m not saying loyalty is a bad thing per se… …but it could be costing […]

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Which bank is best for first-time buyers? [SPRING 2018]

Hi guys, in this video we’re going to take you through the best mortgage rates available in Ireland for first time buyers; both in terms of fixed and variable rates. The average price paid by first time buyers for a new home in Ireland right now is about €250,000 and since most first time buyers […]

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Why are gas and electricity prices in Ireland increasing?

It’s been a bad summer for Irish energy customers with news that gas & electricity prices are going to increase over the coming weeks. In this short video, we’ll explain some of the reasons behind the increases and what you can do to offset them. A main reason behind the increase is that Ireland imports […]

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UK PhD Loans Explained

You can now apply for a UK PhD loan of up to £25,700. This quick video is going to explain what you can get, eligibility, repayments and the application process. How much can you actually borrow? Well, the maximum amount you can get with a PhD loan is £25,700. You can request less if you […]

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3 electricity deals available for sign-up now!

Now that it’s autumn and the nights are getting longer and chillier, attention is turning once again to heating bills and electricity costs. So, here is our look at three good electricity deals that are available for sign-up right now on bonkers.ie First up is Iberdrola. Iberdrola is a Spanish company which trades as Scottish […]

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“It was so easy to switch with bonkers.ie”

It was so easy with bonkers.ie, you don’t need to go through all your old bills or anything like that. Literally in minutes it’s done, it gives you what your savings are and who it’s best for you to switch to, depending on the plan that you want.

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