Authors Posts by Jodie Bailey

Jodie Bailey


Student Finance: how to make it last

When it comes to managing your finances, there are no rulebooks. Life would be much easier if there were. Everyone has different incomes and...
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Card surcharges to be banned

As of January 2018, the pesky surcharges faced by consumers simply for paying by credit or debit card will be banned in the UK. The...
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Game of Thrones S7 E1 ‘Dragonstone’ review

(Spoiler alert – do not read unless you have watched episode 1 of Game of Thrones, you have been warned!) Wow. What an opening. I...
The Blue Diamond Gallery

The Finance Roundup

Qatar stock market tumbles amid diplomatic row  After seven neighbouring countries cut diplomatic ties with Qatar amidst allegations of supporting militant groups and its ties...

Jodie Bailey zeros in on zero hours

The statistics from the TUC and the ONS are worrying to say the least. Last year the number of people relying on zero-hour contracts...

Game of Thrones Season 7

(Disclaimer – If you are not up-to-date with Game of Thrones… well, why are you reading this?) Game of Thrones is coming, and it cannot...