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They say that with age comes wisdom. Actor and writer David Lloyd and financial planner Chris Budd struggle manfully to prove the theory - only occasionally calling into question the accuracy of their birth certificates. They talk about happiness, money and how to use one to make the other. Content advisory: May include brief diversions from subject in search of cheap gags.

They say that with age comes wisdom. Actor and writer David Lloyd and financial planner Chris Budd struggle manfully to prove the theory - only occasionally calling into question the accuracy of their birth certificates. They talk about happiness, money and how to use one to make the other. Content advisory: May include brief diversions from subject in search of cheap gags.
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They say that with age comes wisdom. Actor and writer David Lloyd and financial planner Chris Budd struggle manfully to prove the theory - only occasionally calling into question the accuracy of their birth certificates. They talk about happiness, money and how to use one to make the other. Content advisory: May include brief diversions from subject in search of cheap gags.

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Episodes

Episode 37 – The Employee Ownership Journey at Ovation

6/5/2018
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Join Chris, David and Producer Tommo as they explore Employee Ownership - a great option when a business owner wants to step away and the employees want to step up. They discuss what drives people at work and how employee ownership relates to financial well-being. This podcast shares some great insights into the sale of Ovation Finance to an Employee Ownership Trust. The legend that is Tight Ass Tommo also shares great money saving tips and we answer listeners questions.

Duration:00:29:50

Episode 36 – Understanding our Attitude to Risk with Neil Bage

5/12/2018
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The third episode in our three part series on investments. Chris, Dave and Producer Tommo answer listeners questions, offer great money saving #tightasstommo tips and we have another interview with Neil Bage. The interview looks at risk profiling and understanding our approach to investment risk in order to make better investment decisions.

Duration:00:36:01

Episode 35 – The Investor’s Guide to Soufflés

4/22/2018
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This is the second podcast of our three part series on investments. With financial well-being in mind, Chris, David and Producer Tommo provide some practical ideas and thoughts around investment planning. As ever we have a giggle with a #tightasstommo anecdote and Chris has a big announcement to make.

Duration:00:29:16

Episode 34 – Positive Behaviour & Investing Successfully with Dr Daniel Crosby

3/29/2018
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Chris, Dave and Producer Tommo take a look at investments in this first of a three part series. Chris interviews psychologist and behavioural finance expert Dr Daniel Crosby. They chat about how we can modify our natural behaviours to increase our chances of investment success and more importantly enjoy our investment journey. There are some great takeaways about positive behaviours we can apply to increase our financial wellbeing. We have some great money saving tips from #tightasstommo...

Duration:00:46:28

Episode 33 – Good Things Come to Those Who Wait

3/12/2018
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This week Chris, David & Producer Tommo discuss The Pleasure from Delaying Consumption and how planning and waiting for experiences and purchases can increase our well-being. As always we have our #tightasstommo tip, which by his own admission is arguable the most middle class one we've had thus far.

Duration:00:34:56

Episode 32 – Getting Out of Debt with Maria Nedeva

2/15/2018
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This episode of The Financial Wellbeing Podcast looks at the tricky subject of debt. Chris has a chat with University of Manchester Professor Maria Nedeva, who overcame her own debts in an unusual and uncompromising fashion. Maria now shares her own experiences to help others learn how to pay loans back quickly. As always Chris will be joined by David and Producer Tommo who will be sharing his latest Tight Ass Tommo Tip.

Duration:00:36:32

Episode 31 – Dealing with Financial Shocks

1/25/2018
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In this episode we finally take a look at one of the five basic principles of Financial Wellbeing - dealing with financial shocks. Join Chris, David and producer Tommo as they discuss how the ability to deal with financial shock creates wellbeing and the various financial shocks we may face in life. With practical ideas and some great tips from #tightasstommo this is a podcast not to miss.

Duration:00:31:29

Episode 30: Young Money with Iona Bain

1/12/2018
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In this episode Chris has a chat with the founder of the Young Money Blog, Iona Bain. They discuss financial education, challenges younger people face and the importance of establishing saving habits. They also take a look at the pressures on young people from social media and society based expectations, such as keeping up with others and the work/life balance.

Duration:00:33:35

Episode 29 – A Christmas Cracker of a Podcast with Hafdis Huld

12/28/2017
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Put your feet up and nibble some left over christmas chocolate whilst relaxing with the Financial Wellbeing Podcast. Join Chris, David and Producer Tommo in this festive Christmas special. We have lighthearted games, music, christmas crakers and a special interview with Icelandic singer/songwriter Hafdis Huld.

Duration:00:28:00

Episode 28 – DB or Not DB That is the Question

12/14/2017
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This podcast is all about the "fascinating" subject of transfers from Defined Benefit (aka Final Salary) Pension Schemes. Perhaps not usually the most riveting of subjects, however, in all seriousness it's a hot topic at the moment with plenty of pitfalls and a big issue for those with this type of pension. Even if you don't have one of these pensions we recommend you listen to hear about what good practice should look like when it comes to financial advice. Join Chris, David and Producer...

Duration:00:28:36

Episode 27: The Power of Negativity with Oliver Burkeman

11/30/2017
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Join Chris, David and Producer Tommo in this much anticipated podcast! They talk to Guardian journalist and author of Chris' favorite non fiction book The Antidote, Oliver Burkeman. Oliver talks about the alternatives to motivational seminars and the power of negative thinking.

Duration:00:38:37

Episode 26: Risky Business

11/3/2017
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In this podcast we take a look at the misunderstood area in finance - attitude to investment risk. Join Chris, David and Producer Tommo as they discuss the problems with risk assessment tools. They also offer some practical tips to takeaway - from the best practice to expect from a financial adviser to understanding your own attitude to your money and risk. As ever we have some #tightasstommo tips, any tips you have for a future episode let us know on twitter through @finwellbeing.

Duration:00:29:49

Episode 25: Behavioural Economics with Greg Davies

10/19/2017
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In this episode Chris, David and Producer Tommo are joined by behavioural economist Greg Davies who talks about how our emotions effect our decision making process and how we can become more comfortable when making financial choices. We have Tight Ass Tommo's #tipoftheweek along with money saving tips from our podcast listeners.

Duration:00:30:23

Episode 24: Personal Responsibility Against Financial Fraud

9/22/2017
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Join Chris, David and Producer Tommo as they discuss the common types of financial fraud and how you can spot them to avoid being scammed.

Duration:00:26:34

Episode 23: Engaging With Your Money with Simon Reed

9/8/2017
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Join Chris, David & Tommo as they talk with personal finance journalist Simon Reed from Moneywise.co.uk and Right On The Money about engaging with your money - from saving odd pennies for a bigger treat to swapping energy suppliers to save pounds and lots in between.We also have some great tips from #tightasstommo for you to enjoy!

Duration:00:34:24

Episode 22: What Does a Financial Plan Look Like?

8/10/2017
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In this episode join Chris and David as they round up previous podcasts and explain what a financial plan is. They then look at the main steps that should be taken to get the most out of your financial planning. We also enjoy some more tips from #tightasstommo.

Duration:00:26:20

Episode 21: Financial Capability with Neil Bage

7/21/2017
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As always Chris is also joined by David, where they talk what they have been up to since the last episode, and discuss a new feature with Tip Of The Week from Tommo. Neil Bage talks about financial capability, looking at our behaviour and how it relates to money making decisions. If we understand this […]

Duration:00:34:10

Episode 20: The Inflation Basket – Where Fish Fingers Meet CDs

6/29/2017
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Inflation can have a big impact on your financial plans, but what is it and how has it changed over the years?

Duration:00:22:57

Episode 19: “Financial Entertainment” with Carl Richards

6/6/2017
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In this episode, join Chris and David as they discuss the differences between investing and speculating, as well as how we can be guilty of “confirmation bias” and how this impacts our decisions.

Duration:00:24:03

Episode 18: How to Get Help

5/12/2017
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The Financial Wellbeing Podcast and Book is aimed at helping people to create their own financial plan, but where else can you get help with your finances?

Duration:00:27:18