Week 3: Expenditure and Budgeting - Part 1, Episode 5
Share Radio & Open University Business School
'Whatever you have, spend less'.
to Managing My Money presented by Glen Goodman and Annie Weston
Bad things can - and probably will - happen
So - plan ahead for rainy days
Shop around, but don't forget to check out post & packing charges as compared to travel and parking
Even Bill & Ben are at it ...
So don't be gullible, and keep your ID and passwords safe
Martin Upton is Director of the True Potential Centre for the Public Understanding of Finance (PUFin) of the Open University Business School, and devised the Managing My Money online course. Here he explains how Heuristics shape our daily spending decisions. For example:
Does higher price mean higher quality?
Weighing up generic products against well-known national brands
Do larger stores mean lower prices?
Do smaller stores provide better service?
Listen to Part 2 of Week 3 on Share Radio - then take the Week 2 quiz/test. As you take each week of the course, your results will build up on your personal dashboard.
is broadcast by Share Radio and is based on the Open University Business School online course of the same name.
The presenters are Glen Goodman and Annie Weston