Pensions stopping people getting mortgages; and Royal Mail's redirection woes

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Pension payments are becoming a factor in mortgage affordability tests. One You & Yours listener tells us how his plans to buy a house have been scuppered since the implementation of the Mortgage Market Review rules. The Financial Conduct Authority explains what lenders can and can't take into account when assessing mortgage affordability.

Lost in the post? Why the Royal Mail's redirection service cannot guarantee to get all your post delivered to your door.

The Green Deal advertising that's been banned for being misleading.

And the future of meat. What will our cooked dinners look like by 2050? Peter White is joined by Trevor Gulliver the co-founder of top British restaurant St John, and Andy Weston-Webb from Birds Eye.

Presented by Peter White
Produced by Natalie Donovan.

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56 minutes

Last on

Fri 23 May 2014 12:04
BBC Radio 4 LW only
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