Faith and Finance: Ramadan and the Importance of Charity
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Marc Shoffman and Rita Lobo discuss Ramadan and the idea of charity that goes along with it. To talk about this, Imam Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra, Assistant Secretary General for the Muslim Council of Britain and Basit Khan, Head of Fundraising at Islamic Relief join them in the studio.
Sarah Pennells is joined by personal finance reporter at the Telegraph, Kate Palmer and guests from Money Advice Service, SplittableUK and The Energy Shop to discuss splitting household bills in shared accomodation.
Sarah Pennells talks about the new pensions freedoms introduced in April, that allow people to more easily access their pensions. To help discuss this issue Sarah is joined by John Lawson, head of retirement at Aviva, Jamie Jenkins, head of pension strategy at Standard Life, Claire Walsh, chartered financial planner at Aspect8 and Malcolm Tarling, from the Association of British Insurers.