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Georgie Frost

Trading director at Oxfam Andrew Horton explains the importance of volunteering for jobseekers

Georgie Frost
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Trading director at Oxfam Andrew Horton explains the importance of volunteering for jobseekers
A study carried out by Oxfam has shown that volunteering can boost your chances of getting a job. The charity surveyed 500 employers -75 percent said they would select candidates with volunteering experience over those that didn't. And today Oxfam has launched its Give a Shift campaign to recruit more volunteers. Our reporter Sara Macham spoke to Andrew Horton, trading director at Oxfam about why volunteering is so important.
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Andrew Horton


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Georgie Frost

Technology journalist David McClelland reveals the latest tech from the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show

Georgie Frost
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Technology journalist David McClelland reveals the latest tech from the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show
The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas unveils the future of technology and gives the first glimpse of all the tech that will be buzzing about in the near future. The show this year is dominated by voice-controlled smart hubs, which control things like lights and heating in your home. This year is the 50th anniversary exhibition- and for a preview of some of the advances in technology that are about to be unveiled, Georgie spoke on the line to technology journalist David McClelland.
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David McClelland


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Georgie Frost

Head of policy at the Federation of Master Builders Andrew Dixon gives his view on the Starter Homes build

Georgie Frost
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Head of policy at the Federation of Master Builders Andrew Dixon gives his view on the Starter Homes build
Earlier this week we reported on the Government's pledge to build thousands of discounted 'starter homes' for young first time buyers. But already there has been controversy, arguments the prices are 'nonsense' and the number of planned builds 'unrealistic'. Yet the Federation of Master Builders believe the introduction of these starter homes offer a good foundation. To find out more about the pledge and the implications, Andrew Dixon, head of policy at the FMB, joined Georgie on the line.
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Andrew Dixon


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Georgie Frost

Improving your credit score with Equifax credit expert Lisa Hardstaff and senior analyst Ed Bowsher

Georgie Frost
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Improving your credit score with Equifax credit expert Lisa Hardstaff and senior analyst Ed Bowsher
Many of us use this time of year to make changes in our lives – sorting out your finances is a good place to start. Firstly, checking your credit score - Equifax credit expert Lisa Hardstaff and senior analyst Ed Bowsher joined Georgie Frost in the studio to find out just where you are and figure out what you can do to improve it.
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Lisa Hardstaff, Ed Bowsher


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Georgie Frost

MoneySuperMarket.com Web editor Kevin Pratt on The News Review 05/01/17

Georgie Frost
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MoneySuperMarket.com Web editor Kevin Pratt on The News Review 05/01/17
Georgie Frost is joined in the studio by MoneySuperMarket.com Web editor Kevin Pratt. Today on the agenda, they discuss the biggest rise in consumer credit in 11 years. Plus a look into the Sports Direct vote by investors. All these stories and more on The News Review.
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Kevin Pratt


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Georgie Frost

Founder of RationalFX looks back on 2016 and gives predictions for 2017.

Georgie Frost
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Founder of RationalFX looks back on 2016 and gives predictions for 2017.
From Brexit to the US election 2016 proved quite a year for political and economic stories. But what does all this mean for the business world and our finances and what else can we expect in 2017? To get a review of the last year and look forward to the next Share Radio's Melanie Wray spoke to Paresh Davdra, founder and CEO of Rational FX.
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Paresh Davdra, Melanie Wray


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Simon Rose

What's in store for global financial markets in 2017?

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

What's in store for global financial markets in 2017?
Politically if not economically 2016 was a turbulent year, yet most global markets responded with either steady indifference or easy optimism. To find out what this year holds, Olivia Demetriades spoke to Mike van Dulken, Head of Research at Accendo Markets and Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG.
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Mike van Dulken, Chris Beauchamp


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Simon Rose

16 days until Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States, what is to be expected?

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

16 days until Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States, what is to be expected?
There are 16 days until Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. Dr Jacob Parakilas, Assistant Head of the US and the Americas Programme at Chatham House, discuss why Ford is cancelling plans for a £1.3bn plant in Mexico as car manufacturers come under pressure from Donald Trump over jobs.
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Dr Jacob Parakilas


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Georgie Frost

Kerim Derhalli, founder of Invstr app on investment opportunities for the New Year

Georgie Frost
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Kerim Derhalli, founder of Invstr app on investment opportunities for the New Year
It's the time of year many of us are making plans and resolutions for the new year. But what investment decisions should you be making and just what could 2017 have in store for markets. Georgie was joined in the studio by founder of Invstr app Kerim Derhalli to find out what investment opportunities people can look out for in 2017.
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Kerim Derhalli


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Georgie Frost

MoneySavingExpert: Consumer writer Megan French discusses giving your wallet a makeover

Georgie Frost
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MoneySavingExpert: Consumer writer Megan French discusses giving your wallet a makeover
For our weekly check-in with Money Saving Expert, Georgie was joined by Consumer Writer Megan French. Today Megan was advising on giving yourself a new-year money makeover and watching out for the latest scams. Plus a roundup of the best deals the eagle-eyed team have come across this week.
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Megan French


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