Unanticipated inflation will help:

people who are on fixed pensions.
the unemployed.
no one; everyone is hurt by inflation.

Which of the following actions would a very BAD way to cope with hyperinflation?

Spending money as quickly as possible after one receives it
Holding wealth in the form of real estate and precious metals
Keeping inventories as low as possible
Holding foreign exchange instead of the domestic currency

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