Cautious Investments for a Care Worker

Investor Views: Private investor David Bavister tries to invest the money his grandparents left him in a way in which they would approve

Emma Simon 17 June, 2020 | 2:09PM

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David Bavister describes himself as a “cautious saver” who is looking to build some long-term security for himself.

But David, who works in the care sector, says the relatively low wage in his profession means it can be tricky to add greater amounts to his pension than the minimum contribution level. He says: “I am 38 now and the way things are going, the retirement age will probably be 70 by the time I get there. I’m not sure I’d be able to do this job at that age as it can be physically very demanding.”

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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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