BBC Radio 4 Moneybox - your questions answered

Interested in equity release or annuities? Want to hear more about what the experts are talking about? Then you’ve come to the right place by visiting our dedicated BBC Radio 4 Moneybox page, where you can listen back to some of the interesting radio shows about equity release and annuities.

BBC’s Radio 4′s Moneybox, features informative debates and discussions across all areas of money and finance. Over a few radio shows, the team at Radio 4′s Moneybox have kindly invited our in-house financial expert Dean Mirfin to take part in the live radio shows to answer listeners’ questions.

To make sure that you don’t miss out on anything, we have collated the links to just some of the BBC Radio 4 Moneybox shows on our website for you to read the transcript or listen to at your own leisure. It’s always important to hear other expert opinions when it comes to your finances as you need to ensure that you are making a fully informed decision.

BBC Radio 4 Moneybox – Paul Lewis

Saturday 7th July 2012
Listen to this BBC Radio 4 radio show through BBC’s iPlayer. Our financial expert Dean Mirfin discusses the drop in annuity rates by more than a quarter in the last 4 years with Paul Lewis and asks whether Quantitative Easing – aka printing money – is to blame?

BBC Radio 4 Moneybox – Vincent Duggleby

Wednesday 27th January 2010
Listen to this BBC Radio 4 radio show through BBC’s iPlayer. Hosted by Vincent Duggleby, this recording stars Dean Mirfin (Group Director of Key Retirement Solutions), Andrea Rozario (Director General of Safe Home Income Plans) and Tom Maloney (Consumer Credit Counselling Service – Equity Release Service) answering listeners’ questions on equity release.

BBC Radio 4 Moneybox – Paul Lewis

Monday 9th October 2006
Read the full transcript of Dean Mirfin, our Group Director at Key and Michael Philps of Hinton & Wild, two independent equity release advisers answering listeners questions on equity release. The team talk about how equity release works, the pros and cons of equity release, what it is suitable for and any affects on your state benefits you may receive as a result of taking out an equity release plan.

Equity release webinars and seminars brought to your front door

If you’re interested in hearing more about equity release and how it can benefit you, why not come and visit us at one of our free equity release seminars held across the UK. It is here that our expert advisers will tell you all about equity release, the benefits and drawbacks as well as the different types of equity release plans available. You can also book an appointment with one of our seminar team after the event. We have lots of seminars taking place throughout 2012, so make sure you secure your place today.

During 2012, we will be running a host of webinars with our in-house expert Dean Mirfin talking to you about equity release as part of your retirement planning. If you’re interested, keep your eyes peeled for our next live web chat with Dean. In the meantime, why not take a look at our dedicated You Tube channel which features the latest webchat with Dean Mirfin and Vanessa Owen, Head of Equity Release at LV= discussing the future of equity release and how it can become a part of your retirement years.

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