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Vix Leyton, from Quidco.com, on the News Review 02/08/16

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Vix Leyton, from Quidco.com, on the News Review 02/08/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Vix Leyton, from Quidco.com. And today, they look at the days top story - the levels of home ownership in England has fallen to its lowest levels since 1986. Elsewhere, banks are already ditching the best bank savings accounts ahead of Thursday's excpected cut to the base rate. Plus, the date to apply for mis-sold PPI has been set to June next year. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Vix Leyton


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Georgie Frost

Deborah Hargreaves, founder of the High Pay Centre, on the News Review 01/08/16

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Deborah Hargreaves, founder of the High Pay Centre, on the News Review 01/08/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Deborah Hargreaves, founder of the High Pay Centre. And today, they look at the days top story - that poverty is costing UK taxpayers 78 billion pounds a year. Elsewhere, they look at Sir Philip Green who has made the news after accusing the MP Frank Field of turning a parliamentary inquiry into the collapse of BHS into a "kangaroo court". Plus, former pensions minister Ros Altmann says the triple lock for state pensions should be scrapped. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Deborah Hargreaves


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Georgie Frost

Martyn James, an independent money expert, on the News Review 29/07/16

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Martyn James, an independent money expert, on the News Review 29/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Martyn James, an independent money expert. And today, they look at the days top story - the decision by EDF to go ahead with the £18bn Hinkley Point project in Somerset, in what would have been the UK's first new nuclear power station for a generation, although it received mixed reviews from Parliament. Elsewhere, Ofgem has launched an investigation into SSE, while consumer confidence is continuing to dip. Plus, more bad news for Southern Rail, as The RMT union says the workers will walk out on the 8th August. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Martyn James


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Georgie Frost

Sara Benwell Digital Editor of Pensions Insight and Engaged Investor on the News Review 28/07/16

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Sara Benwell Digital Editor of Pensions Insight and Engaged Investor on the News Review 28/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Digital Editor of Pensions Insight and Engaged Investor, Sara Benwel. And today, they look at the days top story - Lloyds have said they are going to is cut 3,000 jobs and close 200 branches to cut costs. Elsewhere, EDF is due to make its final investment decision on nuclear power station at Hinkley Point. And, British Gas profits took a big tumble as they lost nearly half a million customers. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Sara Benwell


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Kevin Pratt from Moneysupermarket.com on the News Review 27/07/16

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Kevin Pratt from Moneysupermarket.com on the News Review 27/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Kevin Pratt from Moneysupermarket.com. And today, they look at the big story of the day - where the GDP for the second quarter of the year picked up by 0.6% - but why was this? Also on the show, southern rail could be hit by more striker. And, Apple's iPhone sales have dropped for a second quarter in a row. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Kevin Pratt


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Georgie Frost

Money Fight Club: How to beat insurers

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Money Fight Club: How to beat insurers
This week Financial journalists Lindsay Cook and Anne Caborn enter the ring with Georgie about insurance and flooding … and also who will get their sucker punch award this week?
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Anne Caborn, Lindsay Cook


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Georgie Frost

Vix Leyton, from Quidco.com, on the News Review 26/07/16

Georgie Frost
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Vix Leyton, from Quidco.com, on the News Review 26/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Vix Leyton from cashback site Quidco.com. And today, they look at the big story of the day - where Ofcom has said BT Openreach, should be run by its own board, but still owned by BT. Elsewhere, Amazon are set to test using drone to deliver packages, while millions of train users are being overcharged by operators who are hiding the cheapest fares. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Vix Leyton


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Georgie Frost

Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk, on the News Review 25/07/16

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Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk, on the News Review 25/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Financial Broadcaster of the Year Georgie Frost. Joining us today is Hannah Maundrell, editor of money.co.uk. And the big story of the day - former BHS owner, Sir Philip Green has been branded as the "unacceptable face of capitalism". Georgie and Hannah will also mull over how the failure of BHS could help the government protect workplace pensions. Plus, Living near a supermarket can help to boost the value of your home by £22,000. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Hannah Maundrell


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Digital Editor of Pensions Insight and Engaged Investor Sara Benwell on the News Review 22/07/16

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Digital Editor of Pensions Insight and Engaged Investor Sara Benwell on the News Review 22/07/16
Time once again for the Consuming Issues news review, with Georgie Frost and is joined by Digital Editor of Pensions Insight and Engaged Investor, Sara Benwel. And today, they look at the MPs committee who condemned Sports Direct, for making their employees work in condition like a 'Victorian Workhouse'. And, Sainsbury's have the go ahead to purchase Argos. Plus, the Government is under pressure to sort out the Southern Rail debacle. All this and more, on Consuming Issues, every day from 9am to Midday, right here on Share Radio.
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Sara Benwell


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SME: Some businesses survive, but many don't. So how can we make sure that doesn't happen to you? Listen here to business woman Jessica Kruger and business coach Robert Ferguson

Georgie Frost
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SME: Some businesses survive, but many don't. So how can we make sure that doesn't happen to you? Listen here to business woman  Jessica Kruger and business coach  Robert Ferguson
As part of our regular slot looking at the highs and lows of setting up a small business Georgie talks to Jessica Kruger, founder of Ethos, one of London’s premier vegan destinations, along with business coach Robert Ferguson and an owner of an SME to learn from their experiences.
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Jessica Kruger, Robert Ferguson


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