Sunday 4 December 2016

Imposing limits on cash withdrawals will only punish OAPs

Published 06/11/2015 | 02:30

Enda Kenny needs to protect elderly
Enda Kenny needs to protect elderly

I wish to protest in the strongest possible terms at the recent announcement from the Bank of Ireland, who have said that the minimum amount that can be withdrawn over the counter in their branches is €700.

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Are they not aware that this is more than three times the old age pension?

So now pensioners and other social welfare recipients will have to wait four weeks to get their money, and some of these people need this money weekly.

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