I don’t know about you but breakfast in my home is always somewhat of a chaotic affair. There’s the stress of getting teenage kids up and out for school, with emails piling up on my phone and the usual rush to get off to work on time.
Sat around the breakfast table the other day, whilst working through the day’s mail, I opened up a bank statement and was reminded of how little interest it’s possible to earn cash savings these days.
And I’ve got to admit that my disappointment quickly turned to frustration as I noted that, with inflation starting to pick up, my money might not even be worth as much in real terms in a year’s time. Continue reading