Shane Ross: Rogues rob Custom House
Published 09/09/2012 | 05:00
IS the mattress your only man? Small investors ask the same question daily, as they contemplate the unthinkable. Where are their savings safe?
Should they open a bank account in Germany? Is Switzerland still the business? How would they go about buying Finnish bonds?
Nobody wants to speculate any more. If ordinary citizens are lucky enough to have savings or a pension, the height of their ambitions is to hold on to them. If the vultures do not steal their savings, the Government will impose a levy.