The SavvyWoman Podcast
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A show aimed at helping you get more from your money. Whether you're new to investing, want to build your wealth, have the retirement you dream of, or simply want to take control of your money, you will find lots of tips and insights here. Award-winning financial journalist Sarah Pennells, founder of SavvyWoman.co.uk, speaks to experts and women who've done it themselves. No confusing financial terms, just money talk that makes sense.
||CleanEpisode 29 – Pension Wise explained||If you have a question about your pension, there are organisations that can help you for free - The Pensions Advisory Service and Pension Wise. What exactly do they do?||4 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 28 – Dementia and paying for care – a personal view||If someone close to you develops dementia, they may need professional care. Both Sarah's parents had dementia and in this podcast she talks to Ming Ho, whose mother is living with dementia, about arranging care.||23 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 27 – Dementia and finances – a personal view||If someone close to you has dementia, it can mean that managing their finances becomes increasingly difficult. Find out what you can do and how to help.||8 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 26 – Online accounts after you die||Do you bank online? Or do you have social media accounts? Do you store your photos online? If so, have you thought about what happens to them when you die? Find out how you can prepare.||23 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 25: Tracker funds explained||The idea behind tracker or passive funds is simple: they invest in companies that make up a stock market index. But how exactly do they work and are they all the same?||11 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp: 24 – The pensions safety net||With a few household names collapsing in recent years, you might be worrying about your company's pension scheme. How does the pensions safety net work?||28 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 23: The state pension – an interview with Steve Webb||How much is the state pension? What happens to your state pension if you have children or care for a family member? Sarah Pennells talks to Sir Steve Webb, of Royal London.||12 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 22: Angel investing explained||You may have heard of angel investing, but what exactly does it involve? How risky is it and what kind of companies can you invest in?||29 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 21: Money and your mental health||Research shows that you're three times as likely to be in debt if you have mental health problems, while half of people with mental health issues are in financial difficulty. Find out what you can do.||16 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 20: Investing risk explained – where risk comes from and how to reduce it||You can't invest without taking some risk. But where does the risk lie and how can you reduce the risk you take with your money?||30 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 19 – Cohabiting couples: Money rights if you live together but aren’t married||Lots of people now live with their partner without ever getting married, but few stop to consider what would happen to their finances if they were to split up. It’s not as straightforward as you think!||10 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe SavvyWoman Podcast 18 – Cash ISAs explained with Anna Bowes of Savings Champion||More women than men have cash ISAs. The idea behind these tax-free accounts may be simple, but the rules can be complex. Savings expert Anna Bowes explains all.||1 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe SavvyWoman Podcast 16 – Economic abuse – what banks need to do||Around one in five adults have been the victim of financial abuse. But what is economic abuse and what do banks need to do to help customers who've been abused?||31 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe SavvyWoman Podcast 14 – Workplace pensions and automatic enrolment||Millions of people find themselves in their workplace pension, through a scheme that puts you in the pension - and you opt out if you don't like it. What is automatic enrolment?||3 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe SavvyWoman Podcast 13 – Fraud and how to avoid it||Many of us worry about becoming a victim of fraud and, with some kinds of fraud you won't get your money back from your bank. How can you reduce the chances of becoming a victim of fraud?||18 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe SavvyWoman Podcast 12 – How to find a financial planner||Sarah Pennells finds out how to find a good financial planner. If you want some professional help with your finances, how do you find the right adviser for you? What’s the difference between an independent financial adviser and a financial planner?||7 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe SavvyWoman Podcast 11 – Ethical investment uncovered||Can you invest so your money does some good as well as producing a profit? What are the options? Find out about ethical investment and impact investing.||20 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe SavvyWoman Podcast 10 – Protection and insurance – what women need||If you can't work because you're ill there could be serious financial consequences if you don't have insurance in place. Find out what's available.||6 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 09 – Fund managers – why are only one in 10 women? | SavvyWoman||Only 10% of fund managers working in Britain are women. Alexandra Jackson of Rathbone is one of them and she talks about her job and why gender matters.||19 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Very informative and makes a dry subject easy to understand!
Useful podcast terrible sound quality
I would enjoy the podcast a lot more if the sound quality was better the participants are often a lot louder than the presenter.
Making Sense of Personal Finance
Sarah Pennells brings a wealth of experience as an award-winning personal finance journalist to the SavvyWoman podcast.
Featuring snack-sized interviews with expert guests, savvy-Sarah makes sense of the often impenetrable worlds of pensions, PPI and investments.
Don’t be fooled: the SavvyWoman podcast is as essential a listen for men as it is for women. Recommended.
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