Paul Lewis

Paul Lewis

Best known as the presenter of Money Box and Money Box Live on BBC Radio 4, Paul is an award-winning financial journalist and broadcaster. He is Saga Magazine’s longest serving contributor, having written for and edited its money section since 1984.

Latest Articles from Paul

Piggy bank wrapped in a chain fastened with a padlock
Money

Can you trust a trust?

Will a trust protect your assets from inheritance tax? Paul Lewis thinks not.

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Money

SIPPs the risks and benefits

Paul Lewis looks at the freedom – and dangers – of managing your SIPP

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Money

Know your disability rights

Paul Lewis' brief summary of state benefits...

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Money

All about National Savings & Investments

Paul Lewis looks at this British institution and the products it offers.

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Money

Credit cards and consumer rights

Not only is it convenient, but paying with plastic brings consumer rights, too

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Money

Will your money last as long as you?

How to ensure your retirement funds won't run out before you run out of steam

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Money

Watch out for pension tax

Cashed in your pension pot since 2015? How to get a refund on your overpaid tax.

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Money

How much do credit reference agencies know about you?

From a card payment to a new phone contract, it's all recorded. What do you do if they've got it wrong?

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Money

Tax changes for 2018/2019

Paul Lewis rounds up the changes for the new tax year

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