Media appearances

RTE Six One News Interview
with Bryan Dobson 16 September 2008 just before the government increased the guarantee from €20,000 to €100,000 Watch the full interview

It would be irresponsible for the government to give any guaranees to the Irish banks

Money Stories on Today with Pat Kenny 2010
Brendan presented a weekly slot throughout the summer where he discussed the money stories and problems of 13 different people

Wed 7 July Starts at 0.10.50 Subject has big negative equity and wants to trade up

Wed 14 July
This week we were looking at the impact of losing your job, when you are already on a low income and how to deal with the banks and credit card companies when you can’t pay them.

21 July
Jack the taxi driver with a sub-prime mortgage

28 July
Features Kate who is unemployed and has a €580k mortgage. Ulster Bank suggested switching her from a fixed rate of 5% to a tracker rate of 1.1% above ECB

4 August
Features Triona and Brian who are asking if now is a good time to trade up.

25 August
It deals with a teacher who wants to retire early but has a large mortgage.