This week, we delve into what happened when I decided to put my rainy day cash into Premium Bonds. We touch on the risks of inflation and the role of cash as a complement to investments.
Important information: The value of investments and the income from them, can go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invest. Investors should note that the views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon. Overseas investments will be affected by movements in currency exchange rates. Reference to specific securities should not be construed as a recommendation to buy or sell these securities and is included for the purposes of illustration only. This information is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to an authorised financial adviser.
Share this podcast
What you could do next
Stay up to date with market data
Get the latest share prices, market data, news, factsheets and performance charts for FTSE companies.
Understand the investment landscape
Watch Tom Stevenson's analysis of the global markets and key asset classes for the next 12 months.
Look for opportunities
Search through the thousands of investments we offer with our powerful investment finder tool.
The quickest way to reduce your carbon footprint today
Putting pension savings on a green footing is 21 times more powerful than oth…
Can the Domino’s Pizza share price continue to recover?
Collections up as delivery growth slows