ALONE Endorses Plan To Tie State Pension To Rate Of Inflation

ALONE, the charity that supports older people to age at home, is endorsing the Minister for Social Protection’s plan to tie the state pension to the rate of inflation. The state pension could be tied to the rate of inflation and the cost of living if Social Protection Minister Leo Varadkar pushes through plans for […]

Statement from Tipperary County Board on retirement of Lar Corbett

Tipperary County Board extends its best wishes to Lar Corbett on the announcement of his retirement from the Tipperary senior hurling panel. During a wonderful and illustrious career Lar at the height of his powers had few equals. Blessed with exquisite skill and breath-taking pace, Lar’s performance in the 2010 All-Ireland Final in which he scored three scintillating goals on Tipp’s way to victory guaranteed his […]

Shane McGrath retires from inter-county hurling with Tipperary

Shane McGrath Retirement Announcement: “After over 10 years on the Tipperary senior hurling panel, I have decided that now is the right time to announce my retirement from inter-county hurling. It was a great honour and privilege for me to play with Tipperary and I will greatly miss being involved with the special group of […]

New report reveals over half of retirees do not feel ready for retirement – Retirement Planning Council of Ireland

“Retirement in Ireland 2014: A Survey Report” from the Retirement Planning Council has revealed that more than half of those approaching retirement or recently retired did not feel ready for retirement prior to undertaking a retirement planning course. The new Report from the Retirement Planning Council is based on an extensive national survey of over […]

‘Kilenaule Robin’ to roost, Declan Fanning announces his retirement from inter-county hurling

Declan Fanning announces his retirement from inter-county hurling Having had the great honour of winning an All Ireland senior hurling medal with Tipperary this year, I have decided to call time on my inter-county hurling career. It was a huge privilege for me to be a member of this great Tipperary hurling panel. I have […]