Posted in budgeting

“The nest egg” (1877) by Wilhelm Leibl © Von der Heydt Museum

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It illustrates Germany people`s old, maybe traditional, habit to save money.

German households save about 10 per cent of their disposable income, twice as much as the average EU or American. The fact from “Financial Times”  ft.com

In the UK, the savings rate was actually negative in 2016.

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