Pictured: Donal Murphy, Managing Director of Bluestone Finance. As the country reopens, the picture is one of cautious optimism for consumers, businesses, and politicians. Even though people are hoping for the best, there is a strong sense of thoughtfulness that will undoubtedly guard people’s behaviour as we enter the ‘new normal’. One of the freedoms people are now enjoying is travel and the opportunity to visit family and friends and, for some, the ability to return to soc
In a recent national survey conducted by Behaviour & Attitudes 75% of the people surveyed said they would be comfortable visiting car dealerships/garages when travel restrictions allowed. Car dealerships/garages were ranked first out of eight non-essential Retailer categories as the most comfortable to visit. The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), along with Industry leaders, from Retail, Wholesale, and Vehicle Distribution have re-emphasized that motor retail is rea
There was a time when diesel cars were the obvious choice thanks to better fuel economy and lower tax. But with growing concerns surrounding the impact of diesel engine emissions on the environment and people’s health in urban areas, coupled with petrol engines becoming more economical – the decision is no longer as clear cut. We’ve created a straightforward guide for those who don’t speak in “torque” or “MPG” so that you can make an informed decision when choosing between a
Buying a used car can marry excitement with dread. You put yourself in quite the pickle when rocking up to somebody’s house to look at their used car with absolute trust. How can you believe everything they’re saying? How can you trust that the details they are spouting to you about the vehicle are the absolute truth? And moreso, what questions should you be asking to ensure you get as much honest information as possible? Well, have no fear. We are here to guide you. Below ar
Car manufacturers are paving the way with innovative safety features designed to keep you as safe as possible while on the road. If you’re in the market for a new car, you’ll know how hard it is to keep track of all the new car safety features available – let alone understand their importance. Let’s take a look at some of the latest safety technologies, most of which are available to you either as standard or an option for new car models. Tyre Pressure Monitoring System A tyr
If you’re in the market for a new car, you’ve likely heard about an increasingly popular car finance option called PCP or Personal Contract Plan. But what is PCP and is it a suitable car finance option for you? PCP stands for personal contract plan and is a type of hire purchase. A PCP plan is made up of 3 stages. Deposit: this is typically between 10% and 30% of the value of the car which you can pay in cash or cover with the value of a trade-in. Monthly Repayments: PCP’s ge
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