“I Switched into Cash Before the Covid-19 Crisis”

Investor Views: A cautious approach has helped protect some of Sarah Roberts's savings from recent stockmarket spirals

Emma Simon 25 March, 2020 | 11:34AM

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Sarah Roberts is hoping her investment plans will not be set back too much by the current economic crisis. 

Sarah — who got married last year — is looking to move up the property ladder, and move out of her flat: “We are looking for somewhere with stairs and a garden."While the moving plans may be put on hold at present, she hopes that keeping the lion's share of her savings in cash will mean the couple can move when the Covid-19 crisis eases. 

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Emma Simon

Emma Simon  is a financial journalist, specialising in investment and consumer issues, writing for Morningstar.co.uk

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