To be the first choice for our clients for mortgage and financial planning advice.
MoneyCoach, through superior client service, delivered by a highly professional team, meet our clients’ financial needs and objectives.
The MoneyCoach team has over 100 years’ collective experience in the financial services industry.
We focus on providing our clients with advice that best caters to their individual needs. We are equitable advisors, meaning we work with our clients’ best interests at heart and not those of the financial institutions or investment houses.
In addition to working with private individuals, we also provide services to businesses, large and small, which are seeking to provide added benefits to their staff. We are available to run on-site employee clinics on all aspects of financial services, from retirement planning to family protection to mortgages.
Our Culture & Values
We show total commitment to our clients, always acting fairly, honestly and professionally in their best interests.
Through consistency between our words and actions, we demonstrate integrity to clients and colleagues.
We build enduring relationships with our clients, colleagues and business partners, based on trust.
We maintain the abilities, skills and knowledge to serve our clients through continuous education and professional development.
We seek advice from peers or refer clients as needed, and we readily share our knowledge, experience, resources and opportunities.
We treat our colleagues as we would like to be treated, with respect and professionalism.
We expect high performance levels from every member of the team, and reward top performers appropriately.
We focus on team goals and targets as well as those of individuals.
We encourage and reward innovation and process enhancements that help us to provide a more professional service to our clients.
We adhere to the highest standards of compliance, ethical and regulatory requirements.
Meet the Team
Our professional team help people to achieve their financial goals
Derek Maguire is managing director of Irish Mortgage Corporation, having co-founded the firm in 1990. In recent years, Derek has taken a special interest in the growth and development of MoneyCoach, the financial services arm of Irish Mortgage Corporation. He is a chartered accountant and QFA and holds a B. Comm degree from UCD.
Michael has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining MoneyCoach in 2016, Michael was managing director of Open Financial Services, which worked exclusively with large blue-chip corporate clients, providing their employees with one-to-one financial advice. Michael specialises in employee benefit schemes and advising on all aspects of investment planning and retirement planning for individuals and businesses.
Eoin has been a member of the MoneyCoach team since 2011 and has been in the financial services industry for over 30 years. He specialises in retirement planning, investment advice and protecting clients’ business and personal assets. He holds a Professional Diploma in Financial Advice (QFA), Professional Diploma in Pensions (RPA) and a Professional Diploma in Insurance (CIP).
Senior Financial Planning Executive
James’ areas of expertise have been built up over 20 years and include family, business and asset protection, investments and retirement planning. He has been a member of the MoneyCoach team since 2012, having previously worked in several leading financial services organisations in Cork. James hold a Professional Diploma in Financial Advice(QFA).
Senior Financial Planning Executive
Barry has worked in the financial services industry since 2011. Having joined MoneyCoach in early 2017, Barry specialises in income protection, retirement planning and investment advice. He is a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA), a Retirement Planning Advisor (RPA), and a Specialist Investment Advisor (SIA). He is also currently working towards the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation.
Steve Johnson MSc CFP® SIA QFA
28 years working for three of the largest Multi-National Insurance companies, AVIVA, Prudential and AIG at Sales Director level - both in the U.K. and Internationally. Now relocated to Dublin (thanks to Brexit) Steve brings a wealth of additional experience to the team.