News on bbc

Fergus will be back on the John Beattie Show on BBC Radio Scotland on Wednesday just after the 1pm news with some great tips to help organise your money and understand your consumer rights. This week he'll be looking at the best way to spring clean your finances at the beginning of a new tax year. Catch up on previous shows here

Moneysucks for musicians

Have a look at the first part of our new series on how musicians can best maximise and protect their income from their own words and music.

New Year, New Money

January and February are difficult months financially for many of us as we juggle our funds to try and make sure that we are able to pay all of the bills that drop through the letterbox over the next week… Continue reading

Service with a smile

I bought some microphones a few years ago to use when I’m playing music. I can’t remember exactly when I purchased them but it is certainly long enough to make them well outside of any warranty period that a manufacturer… Continue reading

Tired travelling?

Travelling is not easy at the best of times but coming home on a very delayed flight to discover that the airport you arrive at has a problem with its baggage retrieval system doesn’t help already frayed nerves. And that’s… Continue reading

Should interest rates have been increased today?

The Bank of England decided at lunchtime today to leave interest rates where they are for another month.

Reaction was swift and by mid-afternoon my in-box was full of press releases from interested parties. The content of these releases varied… Continue reading

News

It looks as if the Financial conduct Authority might be about to take action to help so-called 'mortgage prisoners', borrowers who have loans with companies that are no longer trading.

60 Second Tips

In a brand new series listen to and watch Fergus Muirhead here as he explains common money and consumer issues in less than one minute.
This series will build up over the next few months into a valuable library of money and consumer tips, all delivered in a simple and straightforward way.

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