Money Matters

Search our Catalogue and Download Zone or browse through the External Links we have selected to help you get your business underway or your finances under control.

  • Library Catalogue - search our live catalogue for up-to-date information about what titles are available, what's currently on loan and where items are in stock.
  • Digital Download - search our Download Zone for eBooks, Audio Books, music and film.
  • Online Resources - free access from our libraries to business resources, online newspapers and international and foreign language sites.
  • Library Events - find out what’s happening in your local library – all events are free of charge!

Useful External Links

  • www.partas.ie – Partas, based in Tallaght, provides support and advice to start your own business, self-employment and social/community enterprise.
  • www.synergycentre.ie - Synergy Centre at ITT Dublin is the innovation centre of South Dublin County, providing office space and business supports to early-stage enterprises. Our focus is on the high technology and knowledge intensive sectors. Our aim is to enable industry and academia to interact to create viable enterprises for South Dublin County that will secure the area’s future in terms of job creation, innovation and export potential.
  • www.entrepreneur.com - Online and print small business publication. Information to help start, grow or manage a small business.
  • www.insolvencyjournal.ie - A free, independent and unique news service offering insolvency news and resources for Ireland.
  • www.mabs.ie – Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS) is a national, free, confidential and independent service for people in debt or in danger of getting into debt.
  • www.itsyourmoney.ie - This website created by the Financial Regulator gives you information on financial products and services to help you make financial decisions.
  • www.callcosts.ie - an interactive website that has been developed by the Commission for Communications Regulation to help consumers to compare the cost of personal/non-business mobile, home phone and broadband price plan
  • www.nca.ie - National Consumer Association's website with information about grocery surveys, consumer rights and consumer lists
  • www.consumerassociation.ie - An independent, non-profit organisation working on behalf of Irish consumers.
  • www.icb.ie – Irish Credit Bureau where you can check your credit rating
  • www.ombudsman.gov.ie - The Ombudsman's staff examine complaints about the administrative actions of Government Departments, the Health Service Executive, local authorities and An Post.
  • www.financialombudsman.ie – The Financial Services Ombudsman is a statutory officer who deals independently with unresolved complaints from consumers about their individual dealings with all financial service providers. It is a free service to the complainant.
  • www.pensionsboard.ie - The Pensions Board is a statutory body set up under the Pensions Act, 1990. The Pensions Board regulates occupational pension schemes and Personal Retirement Savings Accounts in Ireland as part of their statutory role to monitor and supervise operation of the Pensions Act. They also advise the Minister for Social and Family Affairs on pension matters generally.
  • www.cpa.ie - Combat Poverty is a statutory organisation responsible for advising the Irish Government on policies to reduce poverty in Ireland
  • www.citizensinformation.ie - Citizens Information is an Irish eGovernment website provided by the Citizens Information Board. The site provides public service information for Ireland.

Public Service Information

  • www.library.ie - www.library.ie aims to be your first stop on the web for information relating to libraries in Ireland: public, academic, and special.
  • www.citizensinformation.ie - Citizens Information is an Irish eGovernment website provided by the Citizens Information Board. The site provides public service information for Ireland.
  • www.revenue.ie - information about income tax, tax allowances, tax clearance, etc.
  • www.cpa.ie - Combat Poverty is a statutory organisation responsible for advising the Irish Government on policies to reduce poverty in Ireland.
  • www.equality.ie - The Equality Authority is an independent body set up under the Employment Equality Act 1998. The Equality Authority seeks to achieve positive change in the situation and experience of those groups and individuals experiencing inequality by stimulating and supporting a commitment to equality.
  • www.flac.ie – Free Legal Aid Centre website
  • www.gumtree.ie – community classified ads for Dublin
  • www.assistireland.ie - This online resource provides information on assistive technology and a directory of products available from Irish suppliers.