Saving and planning

How to save for a car, a renovation or a special event...

Young – and prepared to wait for financial gain?
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Young – and prepared to wait for financial gain?

An ING study suggests that older people can be more impatient for profit. Behavioural scientist Jess Exton explains.

a central bank
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What is a central bank?

They’re banks – but not as you know them; you can’t open an account there or borrow money.

Human nature in an age of fragile finances
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Human nature in an age of fragile finances

Managing money is hard because we tend to be optimistic, impulsive and to avoid bad news, explains Nathalie Spencer.

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