Cheers, that's good to know - should make life a lot easier.
As for the Internet banking, are there any banks to avoid if I'm only going to use my Linux systems?
On Sat, Dec 26, 2009 at 09:26:55AM -0500, Robert Grundulis wrote:
> Most Irish banks will let you open an account at your UK address and then
> let you change it to your Irish one later. I have two AIB accounts, one at a
> UK address and one in Dublin.
>> The only issue may be that you will not get any credit facilities and maybe
> no debit card (i.e. cash card only) until you have an Irish address.
>> PS Do not us AIB, they will eat your children.
>>> 2009/12/26 Tom Salmon <tom at tomsalmon.com>
>> > Hi,
> > Next month I will be moving to Ireland from the UK, to start a job near
> > Dublin. Looking around at a few banks, several are requiring proof of
> > address (utility bill) to open a current account - which of course is a
> > problem if you're new to a country.
> > Does anyone have any experience with this sort of thing, and can offer a
> > few tips? Internet banking which works under Linux would also be a very good
> > thing.
> > Thanks,
> > Tom.
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