Cash Chats #174: Your Money, This Week (Budget Special)

Your weekly digest of the biggest money stories from the last seven days, this week focusing on the 2021 UK Budget as announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak.

I’m delighted that my guest this week is Claer Barrett, the Financial Times Consumer Editor and host of the FT Money Clinic podcast. Together we’ll help you get underneath the policies to see how they’ll actually affect you.

This episode features:

  • Furlough extension & support for self-employed
  • What it means for the rich/poor divide
  • The sleight of hand tax increases
  • Whether the new £100 contactless limit is good or bad
  • & More

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