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Friday 18 April 2014

New survey aims to scare savers into action

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Actors dressed as zombies exit Bank Station in London as peer-to-peer lender RateSetter highlights the issue of 'zombie' savings accounts with Ôlifeless returnsÕ. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday January 16, 2014. The independent study commissioned by RateSetter found that 79% of Britons do not check their savings returns against inflation, with some falling as low as 0.1% earning just £1 a year on savings of £1,000. Photo credit should read: Matt Alexander/PAÊWire
Actors dressed as zombies exit Bank Station in London as peer-to-peer lender RateSetter highlights the issue of 'zombie' savings accounts

ACTORS dressed as zombies exit the London Underground's Bank Station to highlight the issue of 'zombie' savings accounts with 'lifeless returns'.

 The independent study, commissioned by peer-to-peer lender RateSetter, found 79pc of savers do not check their returns against inflation. Matt Alexander/PA

Irish Independent

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