5 live Consumer Team with Martin Lewis

5 live Consumer Team with Martin Lewis

Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis joins Adrian Chiles for lively debate and tips on how to make the most of your money. Alongside other guests from the business world, the team responds to the latest consumer news and hears your money dilemmas, every Monday from 12pm.

  • Updated:
    Weekly
  • Episodes available for:
    30 Days help

Recent episodes (6)

  • Pension Freedom Day 30 March 15

    Mon, 30 Mar 15

    Duration:
    18 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    Just a week to go until huge changes to pensions take effect, and there's fresh claims that fraudsters are accessing people's financial data. Could another mis-selling scandal be on the way? Martin Lewis and Adrian Chiles are joined by Tom McPhail head of pensions research at Hargreaves Lansdown to look at how consumers can protect themselves from scams, and how to make the most of the new pension freedoms.

    Download 9MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • Help to Buy ISAs 23 Mar 15

    Mon, 23 Mar 15

    Duration:
    34 mins

    Available:
    22 days remaining

    On this weeks Consumer Team, Adrian Chiles and Martin Lewis hear more about the controversial "Help to B-ISA" and ask if this could be the answer for Generation Rent? After big changes to personal tax allowances in the Budget, Martin takes questions on savings. He asks whether currents accounts are now a better home for your cash than Individual Savings Accounts? And we hear from listeners on the most daft thing your bank or utility provider has ever done for you?

    Download 16MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • School Report Special 16 Mar 15

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    Duration:
    39 mins

    Available:
    18 days remaining

    As part of this weeks’ BBC School Report, Moneysaving Expert Martin Lewis and presenter Adrian Chiles are joined by a group of schoolchildren, all keen to get answers to their own personal finance problems. With the average cost of an undergraduate degree now around forty thousand pounds, unsurprisingly saving for university was one of the biggest worries. But the youngsters also want to know about finding affordable car insurance and bagging a good deal on a mobile phone.

    Download 18MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • Green Deal Home Improvement, PPI and Credit Rating 09 Mar 15

    Mon, 9 Mar 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Available:
    8 days remaining

    Martin Lewis from moneysavingexpert.com joins Adrian to discuss potential downsides to the government Green Deal scheme, whether the end is in sight for PPI claims calls, and how to boost your credit score.

    Download 7MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • Directory enquiries costs and exchange rates 23 Feb 15

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    Duration:
    22 mins

    Available:
    2 days remaining

    Martin Lewis from moneysavingexpert.com joins Adrian to discuss the high costs of directory enquiries calls and advice for getting the best from your foreign currency exhchange.

    Download 10MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

  • Flight compensation, ISAs and payment security 02 Mar 15

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    Duration:
    31 mins

    Available:
    2 days remaining

    Moneysavingexpert Martin Lewis joins Adrian to discuss how to claim compensation for delayed flights, the best savings products as the new ISA year approaches and security measures for contactless payments.

    Download 15MB (right click & "save target as / link as")

Terms of Use

The BBC Podcasts are for your personal non-commercial use only.

All title, ownership rights and intellectual property rights in and to the BBC Podcasts shall remain the property of the BBC or third parties. You may not edit, alter, adapt or add to the BBC Podcast in any way. The BBC Podcasts are made available by the BBC on an "as is" and "as available" basis and the BBC gives no warranty of any kind in relation to the BBC Podcast. To the maximum extent permitted by law the BBC will not be liable for any loss or damage which you may suffer as a result of, or connected to, the download or use of the BBC Podcasts.

 

See the full Standard Licence Terms here.

Play recent episodes

You may also like

5 live Investigates

  • News
  • Factual > Consumer

Adrian Goldberg presents an entertaining mix of dirt-digging, debunking, and intriguing interviews revealing unreported issues. Investigative news report from Adrian Goldberg’s BBC Radio 5 live

Sun, 29 Mar 15

46 minutes

You and Yours

  • Factual > Consumer

BBC Radio 4's daily consumer programme with Winifred Robinson and Peter White. You and Yours brings news, discussion and special investigations on a wide range of consumer subjects, everyday between

Thu, 26 Mar 15

13 minutes

Genres