Wednesday 29 March 2017

It's high time that sensible savers were given a break

Ordinary people have not been persuaded to part with their savings, and for good reason
Ordinary people have not been persuaded to part with their savings, and for good reason
Charlie Weston

Charlie Weston

Efforts to punish the prudent and force them to spend their savings are not working.

The latest figures from the Central Bank show that the sum of household savings is now within spitting distance of €93bn.

This is the figure for April, and is up a mighty €733m on the total for the previous month.

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