Lifestyle Hacks for Your Home Office

Over the number of years that I have worked online, I have noticed many trends, descriptions, and terms come and go. The popular concept now seems to be life hacks. For those still unfamiliar with this, a life hack relates to an idea, tip, trick, skill…... CONTINUED

Next warns of threat to Christmas sales

It was the last thing that investors wanted to hear before Next embarks on its crucial Christmas selling season. The fashion seller said yesterday that its trading was “extremely volatile” and warned that sales could fall again as it heads into the festive period.... CONTINUED

Group helps businesses run with the big dogs

First dogs were allowed into pubs, then into cafés and now their own lobby group has got tongues and tails wagging. The Irish headquarters of Google and Airbnb have joined a new organisation to promote dog-friendly businesses and lobby for the rights of cafés to welcome…... CONTINUED

What does Brexit really mean for your money?

The FTSE 100 had its best week for eight years but the pound has plunged. The Bank of England has hinted that interest rates could be cut after seven years at a record low of 0.5%, possibly in just 11 days’ time. Some economists say Bank…... CONTINUED

Online shopping red alerts

When Sandra Twomey offered to buy a dress for her 15-year-old daughter Karen to celebrate the end of her Junior Cert exams, she thought it would be a simple transaction. That’s not how it turned out.... CONTINUED