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This is Money: Pension blues

Welcome to the This is Money Show on Share Radio, brought to you in partnership with NS&I. Retirement just got more complicated this week with proposals put forward to raise the state pension age to 70 whilst further question marks hang over the triple lock. Pensions seem to be the subject of wider controversy though as we hear nearly a fifth of women are retiring without any personal or company pension. Saving up anything for retirement also got more challenging this week though with the latest inflation statistics. A temporary peak or will the Bank of England finally move on interest rates? Answering all this and more Georgie Frost is joined by Editor Simon Lambert and Consumer Affairs Editor Lee Boyce. Also this week we find out how banks and cheques are getting a 21st Century upgrade.

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Business of Film: Beauty and the Beast enchants UK box office

The Business of Film with film critic, James Cameron Wilson looking at the biggest winners and losers at the box office this week, including Disney's Beauty and Beast live action name of the 1991 animated feature.

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Share Politics: The Art of the Repeal, when Le Pen met Putin

It's time to talk politics. Today: French presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen has visited the Kremlin to meet with Vladimir Putin; and with Republicans now struggling to agree on an Obamacare replacement, President Trump has stepped in to offer an ultimatum: pass the bill today, or keep Obamacare in place.

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The Share Centre: Kingfisher, Next, Vodafone, Wolseley, Saga, TUI

Ian Forrest, Investment Research Analyst at the Share Centre, reviews this week's stock market activity with Share Radio's Simon Rose. They take a look at Kingfisher, Next, Vodafone, Wolseley, Saga, and TUI.

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Why is the UK's tech sector booming?

Salaries and investment into UK companies are higher than ever as digital continues to fuel the UK economy. The UK technology industry continues to be extremely lucrative for its workers, according to the Tech Nation 2017 report from Tech City UK. To find out more Sue was joined by tech journalist and consultant Chris Green.

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A View from the Brexit Negotiations: What next after Article 50?

Goodbyes can be difficult - especially if they're scheduled to last for two years. Today, Share Radio gets the View from the Brexit negotiations - what next after Article 50?

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Why are there so few women working in the UK tech sector?

Women make up nearly half of the UK workforce, but this number drops to just a fifth when it comes to the technology sector. The Government's recent green paper on industrial strategy showed that more technical education is needed to boost diversity in the sector. Last week, financial advisory firm KPMG launched IT's Her Future, a campaign aimed at encouraging more women to consider a career in technology. 

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Track Record: entrepreneur, sales expert and author, Gordon McAlpine

On Track Record with Sue Dougan this week is entrepreneur, sales expert and author, Gordon McAlpine. Gordon is founder of The Sales Club, has appeared on The Secret Millionaire on Channel 4 and is the author of a new book on business expansion, Scale Up Millionaire. His background is in medical sales, but he's also a motivational speaker and entrepreneur.

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Company Casebook: Mindful Chef

This week on Company Casebook Linda Lewis meets two of the three founders of Mindful Chef - a healthy eating box distribution service where customers get everything they need to make a nutritious meal, delivered straight to their doorstep. The founders all went to school together in Devon. Since starting the business two years ago they've shipped over 350,000 boxes around the UK and are currently turning over £2.7 million. 

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Gadgets & Gizmos: Cloud Video Intelligence

Technology is changing almost every aspect of daily life and business and finance is no exception. Share Radio's Simon Rose and Steve Caplin, Share Radio's technology editor, look at the big technological changes that impact on the world of business, finance and money as well as some of the gadgets that help make everyday life a bit easier. On today's programme, they discuss Google's new Cloud Video Intelligence tool, Disneyland in the UK, Lightvert, a vertical step of flashing lights, and much more.

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Your Money Your Future: How to save tax before the end of the tax year

There's just over two weeks until the end of the tax year. So, what should you consider doing before the deadline and how do you go about it? To find out, Sarah was joined by Jeannie Boyle of EQ Investors and Robert Jobson, partner in the Inheritance Protection Team at Gardner Leader solicitors.

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Women and Money: The cost of IVF

Last week, Croydon became the first London borough to stop funding IVF treatment. It means that couples who can't conceive naturally won't be able to get fertility treatment on the NHS. So what can you do if you have to pay for IVF and how much might it cost? Sarah Pennells is joined by Jo Wheatley, Netmums' Associate Editor, Professor Geeta Nargund, director of Create Fertility and Professor Joyce Harper, a spokesperson for the British Fertility Society.

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The Motley Fool Money Show: Modernising Monopoly

Want to keep up with the latest earnings updates from the States? We join Chris Hill and the Motley Fool Radio Show team here on Share Radio - direct from Washington DC - each Monday at 6 o'clock for news, views and analysis of US finance. On today's episode: Fed Reserve raises interest rates, South By Southwest conference and film festival, in with new Monopoly board game tokens and out with the old & much more.

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Share Radio Morning

Share Radio's personal finance, consumer and money show, where we try to make the pound in your pocket go that little bit further.  On Monday’s it’s personal finance from award winning journalist Sarah Pennells. And Tuesday to Friday it’s consumer and money topics with the equally award-winning presenter Georgie Frost. Live from 10 am to 1 pm Monday to Friday.  

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Share Radio Breakfast

Share Radio Breakfast is our flagship show dedicated to money and finance. Nigel Cassidy brings you the breaking market news as it happens, with instant comment and analysis for the day ahead: from 7am to 9am every weekday.

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The Share Radio Evening Show

Simon Rose kicks back and takes you through a cornucopia of delights from 4pm to 7pm, with his round-up of the day's financial action on Market Wrap at 5, to politics and economics, entrepreneurship and entertainment. Each weekday evening is radio gold with Simon.

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Share Radio Afternoon

Ed Bowsher presents the News Hour at 1 pm, a topical and relevant look at what’s happening in the news that day, stock winners and losers, what’s been driving markets and also the just plain quirky. Between 2 and 4 pm is what you might loosely describe as lifestyle programming; everything from entrepreneurs and business start-ups to travel and technology, people profiles and a ‘best of’ show called Share Daily.

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