Category: Bruen

Coronavirus: Has Covid-19 impacted my pension & what to do?

As the number of coronavirus cases in Ireland continues to grow, and economic uncertainty along with it, many people are asking “is…

Now the general election is done is there likely to be a change to your retirement age?

The 2020 general election is done and dusted and one of the key hot button issues was/is how people’s Retirement Age and…

Pensions Hub-Reduce your 2018 tax bill

So you have been given your 2018 tax bill…….. If you are self employed or an employee who has a tax bill…

What questions should you ask in order to help you understand your pension

Do I have a private pension? If you’re working, or self-employed, putting money in a pension is very tax-efficient, and a great way…

What is my most valuable asset?? House/savings accounts/pension???

A recent survey by Friends First asked people to rank their financial assets in order of importance. 67% said their home was…

Bruen Financial Services named as Regional Financial Planning Broker of the Year 2018

This is the first time this award has been won by a Galway firm. The Brokers Ireland – Life, Pensions & Investments…

Will you qualify for the State Pension?

How to qualify for the State Pension There are two different State Pensions systems, namely the Social Insurance system and the Social…

Interested in taking control of your investment decisions for your pension? Now you can!

The Irish Life Self Invested Fund is primarily a stockbroking service for investors looking for the freedom and flexibility to control the…