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.

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Recent episodes (6)

  • Pension Freedom Day 30 March 15

    Mon, 30 Mar 15

    18 mins

    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.

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  • Help to Buy ISAs 23 Mar 15

    Mon, 23 Mar 15

    34 mins

    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?

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  • School Report Special 16 Mar 15

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    39 mins

    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.

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

    Mon, 9 Mar 15

    14 mins

    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.

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  • Directory enquiries costs and exchange rates 23 Feb 15

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    22 mins

    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.

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  • Flight compensation, ISAs and payment security 02 Mar 15

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    31 mins

    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.

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