Special Saving Incentive Account

  • The Finance Minister has said he would contemplate bringing back the SSIA, 17 years after it was first introduced.

    The Special Saving Incentive Account gave taxpayers a euro back for every four they saved.

    The Governor of the Central Bank has proposed introducing something similar, but only if the economy continues to grow rapidly.

    Speaking at Fine Gael's think-in in Galway, Paschal Donohoe said SSIAs would need to be carefully regulated but he will consider them