As a passionate and well-informed champion of consumer rights I write about complex financial issues with clarity and enthusiasm.
I produced this guide for the Metro newspaper on 10 steps to get out of coronavirus related debt.
I was interviewed for website Creative Money about how I organise my personal and professional finances. It was really nice to be the one chatting away, rather than the person asking the questions for once. You can read the full article here.
When I began to see evidence of teen entrepreneurs starting new businesses during lockdown I pitched this positive money feature to the Guardian. You can read the full article here.
I spotted on my networks that the new green home grants scheme appeared to be faltering before it had even started. I pitched the idea to the Mail on Sunday who commissioned me to investigate it for this story.
I spoke to a former Sheffield Hallam University journalism student (small world eh?) about how she saved for her first home with her partner. Read the full story here.
I spoke to money coach Emma Maslin about how to define and understand your money personality for this Metro guide.
I spoke to teenagers about their plans for their Child Trust Funds and options for the funds. Read the full Metro article here.
I spoke to builder Brandon Woodhouse about buying his first home age 47 and the lengths he went to saving his deposit. Read the full article in The Sun here.
I got a fascinating insight into the world of social influencing whilst researching this article. It was a career shrouded in mystery to me and I learnt so much from writing this article for the Metro.
As the co-host of the Freelancing for Journalists podcast I have a keen interest in how to monetise the platform. I wrote this article for Metro newspaper as research for our own show and to help others starting out on their podcast journey.
I spoke to two people who survived bankruptcy about their advice for others during the pandemic. Read the full story in the Metro here.
It is quite often the seemingly innocuous stories that invoke outrage on social media including this My First Home story which I wrote for The Sun. Admittedly the case study did rely on a large sum of family money to buy her home but it was still interesting to hear...