Tag: saving

Increases in current accounts are now a reality: How much does it cost us to keep money in the bank?

Increases in current accounts are now a reality: How much does it cost us to keep money in the bank?

The increases in current account management costs in the last 5 years were described by consumer associations as “unfair” and “disproportionate” increases. Expenditures are even above the level of inflation, which recorded a growth of 11.6% in the said period, I would even say quite a lot. So how much did current account interest rates […]

One degree and one hour less warming: because it is suitable for everyone

One degree and one hour less warming: because it is suitable for everyone

The cold came, and with it came the time to turn on the heating. Marked by climate bands, the calendar reached zone D, which includes Rome, Florence, Genoa, Venice and other major Italian cities; This region reactivated the radiators that had already been open throughout Northern Italy and the Apennines since last November 1. Then […]

Post office new postal savings bonds available: what are they and why are they so popular

Post office new postal savings bonds available: what are they and why are they so popular

Poste Italiane has announced the availability of new postal savings bonds, Italian financial investment products that together with postal savings books form so-called savings. In short, they are the safe of the Italians. Postal savings bonds: what are they Postal savings bonds are issued by Cassa Depositi e Prestiti, always guarantee the return of the […]

Great success from BTP Valore: The record of the first issue was almost reached

Great success from BTP Valore: The record of the first issue was almost reached

Almost record numbers were generated in the second issue of BTP Valore, the government bond dedicated to small savers and providing a large final loyalty bonus on invested capital. The placement, which started last October 2, ended today, Friday, October 6, 2023, with 17,190,004 million euros collected and 641,881 contracts registered. The Ministry of Economy […]

Test / Milan We tried the ‘tricolour car’ and the savings are ridiculous: 2 euros Few copy products and offers. The government’s attempt to fight inflation is off to a (bad) start, but all things considered in the city, you can save a few euros on expenses, products of questionable quality and from abroad.

Test / Milan We tried the ‘tricolour car’ and the savings are ridiculous: 2 euros Few copy products and offers. The government’s attempt to fight inflation is off to a (bad) start, but all things considered in the city, you can save a few euros on expenses, products of questionable quality and from abroad.

White wine vinegar, lentils, pesto, milk snacks. “I don’t understand, what are you looking for?” There is a sign at the entrance, but when you ask the staff, they give a confusing answer. “Maybe you should talk to customer service.” The Meloni government’s anti-inflation campaign started a few days ago. It’s called the ‘Tricolour Car’: […]

Everyone is crazy about BTP Valore: what is it and why is it so successful?

Everyone is crazy about BTP Valore: what is it and why is it so successful?

The second issuance of BTP Valore, the government bond allocated by the Ministry of Finance to small savers and providing maximum final loyalty bonus on the invested capital, has started. The placement, which will last until October 6, 2023 (unless it is closed early), started with a large number of requests: almost 800 million euros […]

Btp Valore is back for small savers: what is it and when will it be available

Btp Valore is back for small savers: what is it and when will it be available

After the success of the first edition, Btp Valore, the government bond specially designed for small Italian savers, is back. The bond will have a maturity of 5 years (not 4 years as in the previous issue) and a maximum ultimate loyalty bonus will be given to those who buy it on placement days and […]

Inflation. Due to a price increase of 41 percent. Poles save less

Inflation. Due to a price increase of 41 percent. Poles save less

41 percent due to rising prices. Poles state that they are currently saving less, namely 13 percent. therefore saves more. This is the outcome of the ING report ‘Financial health of Poland’. “Due to rising prices, a whopping 41% of Poles confirm that they are currently saving less, and 13% are saving more for this […]

We have 1.384 billion ‘dead money’ in current accounts

We have 1.384 billion ‘dead money’ in current accounts

They call them ‘dead money’, money that is stuck in the current account and does not generate income, but rather depreciates over time. This 1.384 billion euro treasury is a treasury that demonstrates the great saving capacity of Italians even in economically difficult times. Unfortunately, the money standing in the bank is destined to decline […]

He breaks the piggy bank and finds 17,300 euros inside: “It took hours to count them”

He breaks the piggy bank and finds 17,300 euros inside: “It took hours to count them”

Every day for two years, he amassed a fortune by tossing a coin or bill of different denominations into the piggy bank. Thereupon, a Mexican family man decided to share the opening of the precious coffin with TikTok users. Her daughter posted the video on social media, unable to believe the enormous amount of money […]

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