Charlie Weston: Property-tax hardship will only pile on the pressure
Published 24/06/2010 | 05:00
THE results of an EU survey that found that almost three in 10 Irish people fear they may run out of money for food, day-to-day bills and consumer items should be a wake-up call for the Government.
The study also found that 15pc of consumers feel their job is threatened.
And who, in the private sector, would not be rational to think their job is threatened given that unemployment now stands at 12pc, comparable to figures last seen in 1995?