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An Honest Account is a podcast about how money affects our lives: our work, health, relationships and more, with a side of practical advice.

An Honest Account is a podcast about how money affects our lives: our work, health, relationships and more, with a side of practical advice.
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United Kingdom

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An Honest Account is a podcast about how money affects our lives: our work, health, relationships and more, with a side of practical advice.

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English


Episodes

Lucy Pasha-Robinson on the cost of living with endometriosis

11/12/2019
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How does a chronic health condition affect our work, mental health and our bank balance? For the first episode of season 2, Huffington Post opinion editor Lucy Pasha-Robinson opens up about the very personal cost of endometriosis and pelvic pain. Lucy talks about how to succeed when you have a health condition, menopause at 25 and all the cash she's spent on 'miracle cures'. Rate, review and subscribe to the podcast! Get in touch with your money queries:...

Duration:00:29:43

Anna Codrea-Rado on freelance finances

10/15/2019
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More and more of us are working for ourselves. How can we stay focused and make a decent living? Anna Codrea-Rado is a familiar name in the worlds of freelancing and journalism. Her work has appeared in places like The Guardian, The New York Times and Wired. She is also the founder of FJ&Co, a platform for freelancers, as well as the #FairPayForFreelancers Campaign, co-hosts a podcast called Is This Working? and writes a weekly freelancing newsletter with thousands of subscribers. Man,...

Duration:00:50:21

The cost of being a bridesmaid

10/8/2019
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Research shows the average cost of being a bridesmaid is £998. Would you be willing to spend that? Join me, Rachael Revesz, as I chat to journalists Loulla-Mae Eleftheriou-Smith and Anya Meyerowitz to discuss the joys and monetary burdens of our best mates' special day. Followed by some practical advice from Catherine Morgan of The Money Panel. Tweet us @honest_account_ Send us your money gripes and queries and questions to contact@anhonestaccount.co.uk Rate, review and subscribe!

Duration:00:48:25

Jasmine Andersson on debt and being working class

10/1/2019
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Social class, debt and privilege are still underdiscussed topics. Jasmine Andersson, a reporter who focuses on equality at inews.co.uk, spoke movingly about her experience of growing up in Hull, the impact of debt at university, and how she navigates the middle class and privileged world of journalism. Please read her piece that sparked this conversation...

Duration:00:42:04

Marisa Bate on what it was like to lose £9k

9/24/2019
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What does it feel like to do £9,000 worth of work and realise you won't be paid? That's what happened to Marisa Bate, the writer and women's advocate, when online publication The Pool went under earlier this year. Marisa talked about guarding her money 'like a cocaine baron' and other lessons she learnt. The UnderPinned article we refer to: https://underpinned.co/magazine/2019/03/the-pool/ Review, rate and subscribe! Tweet us at @honest_account_ Email your money Qs to...

Duration:00:51:11

Money and dating

9/16/2019
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Do you split the bill? How do money and dating come into the MeToo era? Do you pretend to grope around in your bag until the other person offers to pay? I'm Rachael Revesz and joining me to answer these pressing questions are journalists Kuba Shand-Baptiste and Lucy Handley. Our chat is followed by a listener's query on whether she should even bother trying to save for a house when the market is so expensive. Tweet @honest_account_ Email your money questions to...

Duration:00:44:58

Why does talking about money... feel so dirty?

9/9/2019
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Journalists Elle Hunt and Sirena Bergman join me to discuss why we need to start talking more openly about money - including what we wish we'd known earlier and why we're obsessed with judging each other's spending. Email: contact@anhonestaccount.co.uk Tweet: @honest_account_

Duration:00:34:50