first_img Image: Shutterstock/AXL By Gráinne Ní Aodha Image: Shutterstock/AXL Mar 6th 2017, 12:43 PM Monday 6 Mar 2017, 12:43 PM Short URL http://jrnl.ie/3273007 OVER ONE FIFTH of consumers admit wanting to save for a cosmetic procedure.The findings were the result of a survey conducted by Bank of Ireland/RED C Research, involving 1,000 respondents.The top types of the procedures consumers would ideally love to save for was teeth whitening (47%) followed by veneers (24%).When it comes to how good people think they are at saving, 57% stated that they are either very or fairly confident in saving the same amount every month for the next few years. This compares to just 13% of those they weren’t confident at all.One in four (28%) consumers surveyed said they save less than €100 every month, with one fifth (20%) saving between €100 and €200 on a monthly basis.Almost half of savers (48%) said they are saving for a rainy day, with holidays (38%), home improvements (22%) and cars (20%) also featuring prominently as saving goals.There’s also a bit of good news, with 80% of seasoned savers admitting that saving gets easier with practice, and 88% saying it is easier to save when you have a goal in mind.Read: Increase in number of women undergoing surgery on their genitalsRead: Faulty breast implants lead to €60 million payout to 20,000 women Share5 Tweet Email2 8,951 Views One fifth of consumers want to save for cosmetic procedures 28% of consumers surveyed said they save less than €100 every month. 10 Comments Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this articlelast_img

One fifth of consumers want to save for cosmetic procedures

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