Award-winning financial journalist Kara Gammell started her career with eight years on The Daily Telegraph’s money desk before going freelance in 2013. Since then she’s written for The Sun and Good Housekeeping, as well as broadcast appearances on the BBC and newly-launched Times Radio. She also undertakes corporate work and copywriting for finance, parenting and retail brands. She launched her blog – Your Best Friend’s Guide to Cash – in 2017 and published her first book, Your Best Friend’s Guide to Cash: Eight Things Every Woman Needs to Know About Money, in December 2014.
Lynn Beattie – aka Mrs Mummypenny – is a personal finance expert writer, author, radio presenter and commentator, who launched the Mrs Mummypenny brand in 2013 whilst on maternity leave with her third child. Dedicated to sharing her top personal finance, money saving and budgeting tips, Lynn’s mission is to help people start a money saving journey. Appearing on the BBC and ITV, she has also been featured in The FT, The Guardian, The Sun, The iWeekend, Sunday Times, Huff Post. Her book,The Money Guide to Transform Your Life, is available on pre-order now.
In this breakfast briefing, we'll be uncovering together with Kara and Lynne: