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Informed Choice Radio Personal Finance Podcast

Jan 15, 2021

Welcome to episode 4 of Talking Money, with Martin Bamford and Hannah Godfrey.

In each episode of Talking Money, we take a topical look at the big money stories of the week, putting our personal spin on the news.

Funeral costs have risen again in the past year, now up nearly 40% in a decade.

We talk about the latest...


Dec 18, 2020

Welcome to episode 4 of Talking Money, with Martin Bamford and Hannah Godfrey.

In each episode of Talking Money, we take a topical look at the big money stories of the week, putting our personal spin on the news.

Nigel Farage has launched a subscription newsletter service, calling it Britain’s Great Wealth...


Dec 14, 2020

What does an international tax lawyer think about the introduction of a one-off wealth tax in the UK?

The Wealth Tax Commission has published proposals to bring in the tax as a way to balance the public books following the coronavirus crisis.

Marilyn McKeever is a partner at BDB Pitmans in their private wealth team,...


Dec 11, 2020

With V-Day this week and the start of a mass vaccination programme to bring the coronavirus under control, what do 'covid cards' mean for your rights to work, travel or enjoy a drink in the pub?

We also chat about plans to ban younger players from the National Lottery, as part of a broader reform of...


Dec 7, 2020

What do people think about the rich?

While the study of stereotypes and prejudices directed at women, people of various races or nationalities, and even the poor are well documented, there has only been sporadic research into stereotypes about the rich.

There are various examples throughout the 20th century of...