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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.

‘Only Fools and………”

I saw this advert for the first time last week. I’ve helped several Moneysucks readers who have unwittingly spent hundreds of pounds on this type of ‘free game’ but its the first time I’ve seen the advert for myself.

And… Continue reading

Should I stay or should I go?

Financial service regulators are becoming concerned about the risks consumers are taking with their pensions. Pension freedoms that were introduced a few years ago have led to a huge increase in the number of people transferring out of guaranteed pensions… Continue reading

It’s only an advert but…

There are some really dubious adverts on TV in the afternoons, and after a while they all kind of merge into one big long turgid televisual treat about how you can sue someone who made you break your leg as… Continue reading

Why you should keep your receipts.

Q. I tried to return a handbag to Jenners in Edinburgh where I purchased it only 6 weeks ago since the stitching came away in 2 separate places. I did not have my receipt as it was bought by card… Continue reading

News

The Daily Record's Mark McGivern has been doing some great work exposing the ticket touts who are ripping off sports and music fans. Let us know if you have been ripped-off by ticket touts when buying tickets for your favourite band or sporting event.

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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