Hannah joins Sarah Pennells to go through the top money stories of the day, including the sale of the Co-op bank, the possibility we may have to work longer because of Brexit and overcharging at Tesco.
Georgie Frost is joined in the studio by Independent personal finance expert, Simon Read. Today they discuss the big story of the day, a UK High Court ruled that the government does not have the power to trigger the Article 50 process without a parliamentary vote. Eslewhere, it's good news for the economy as interest rates have been kept on hold because the economy's doing better than expected. But, nearly a quarter of under-40s don't save into a pension due to debts. All these stories and more on The News Review.
Kevin White, Head of UK Financial at De Vere, on the News Review 02/11/16
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Robyn Dwyer is joined in the studio by Kevin White, Head of UK Financial at De Vere. Today they discuss the big story of the day, that the National Institute for Economic and Social Research is forecasting inflation will quadruple to about 4 per cent in the second half of next year. Elsewhere, and and its bad news for the economy as UK growth will slow sharply next year due to Brexit. But some good news for airline EasyJet as pilots have accepted a new deal - meaning they won't strike over concerns about fatigue. All these stories and more on The News Review.
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by personal financial expert Terri Harman. And today, they look at the Supreme Court's decision that it is OK to tell a "collateral" lie on an insurance claim. And, BT's broadband service suffered a major outage. Plus, we take a look at the mortgage price war. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
Call-handling delays by HM Revenue and Customs have cost personal taxpayers £97million in the last year. The government's spending watchdog says staff cuts resulted in poor customer service. Tom Wilson and Helen Knapman from Moneywise have been looking at what has been going wrong. Plus, are property guardians the answer to the housing crisis? And, have new data roaming rates lowered bills.
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