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So far Tom Dewey has created 20 blog entries.

Episode 22: What Does a Financial Plan Look Like?

In this episode join Chris and David as they round up previous podcasts and explain what a financial plan is. They then look at the main steps that should be taken to get the most out of your financial planning. We also enjoy some more tips from #tightasstommo.

By |August 10th, 2017|Podcast|Comments Off on Episode 22: What Does a Financial Plan Look Like?

Episode 21: Financial Capability with Neil Bage

As always Chris is also joined by David, where they talk what they have been up to since the last episode, and discuss a new feature with Tip Of The Week from Tommo. Neil Bage talks about financial capability, looking at our behaviour and how it relates to money making decisions. If we understand this [...]

By |July 21st, 2017|Podcast|Comments Off on Episode 21: Financial Capability with Neil Bage

Episode 20: The Inflation Basket – Where Fish Fingers Meet CDs

Inflation can have a big impact on your financial plans, but what is it and how has it changed over the years?

By |June 29th, 2017|Podcast|Comments Off on Episode 20: The Inflation Basket – Where Fish Fingers Meet CDs

Episode 19: “Financial Entertainment” with Carl Richards

In this episode, join Chris and David as they discuss the differences between investing and speculating, as well as how we can be guilty of “confirmation bias” and how this impacts our decisions.

By |June 6th, 2017|Podcast|Comments Off on Episode 19: “Financial Entertainment” with Carl Richards

Episode 16: Take the First Step

Every long journey starts with a small step but in what direction? This can be a daunting thought. How about breaking this down and making the direction you want to head in easier to work out and understand.

By |March 29th, 2017|Podcast, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Episode 16: Take the First Step

Episode 15: Redefining “Goals” With Carl Richards

In this episode, join Chris, David and Tommo as they discuss objectives. A crucial stage of Financial Wellbeing is "A Clear Path To Identifiable Objectives.", in Episode 4 we zoomed in on "A Clear Path", and in this episode we zoom in on "Identifiable Objectives.".

By |March 9th, 2017|Financial, Podcast, Wellbeing|Comments Off on Episode 15: Redefining “Goals” With Carl Richards

Episode 14: Busting Myths

We're here to challenge some standard ideas about money. In this episode, Chris and David are joined by Producer and Chartered Financial Planner Tom Morris. Adding to the (already palpable) excitement, this episode was recorded on the due date of Tom's first child. At 06:45, he receives a call from his wife...

By |February 21st, 2017|Financial, Pension, Planning, Podcast, Retirement, Wellbeing|Comments Off on Episode 14: Busting Myths

Episode 13: Philanthropy – Behind The Scenes

In our last episode, we looked at some of the principles behind Philanthropy. Today, we delve further into the world of giving by examining how Charities apply these principles practically. We are joined by two respective experts: Edward Thomas of Oxfam and Julian Withers of Jessie May.

By |February 3rd, 2017|Financial, Podcast, Wellbeing|Comments Off on Episode 13: Philanthropy – Behind The Scenes

Lost in the tunnels

Outside of work, I write and perform spoken word poetry. This hobby sees me attending several events each week, either to perform or to watch others perform. The worlds of finance and poetry are not noted for their overlap, and this happy fact allows me healthy time away from both during the long mental traverse from one world to the next. Recently, however, I was visited by a rare moment of confluence. Allow me to explain.

By |January 23rd, 2017|Financial, Wellbeing|Comments Off on Lost in the tunnels

Episode 12: Philanthropy

In Episode 4 & 5 we talked about how to work out our “Disposable Income” and ways in which we could spend it to enhance our wellbeing. One of the ways we can spend our money to make us happier is by giving it to causes that our close to our heart or people who are in more need of it than ourselves.

By |January 5th, 2017|Podcast|Comments Off on Episode 12: Philanthropy