Building up capital

14 October 2021

Saving and investing: some basic concepts

We often hear it said that saving “no longer pays”. But is that really true? When and why should we save? Are investments a good alternative? Philippe Ledent, Senior Economist, explains the different mechanisms involved.

In this video, Philippe Ledent, Senior Economist, explains how savings and investments work in 5:20 minutes.

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