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James Daley

Money expert, journalist, founder and Managing Director of Fairer Finance

For the last 20 years, James Daley has been a consumer campaigner and journalist. An expert in financial services, his career began as a newspaper journalist, where he spent 10 years writing about business and finance. He was the Independent’s personal finance editor before moving on to Which?, where he worked as a consumer campaigner1.

In 2014, James started up Fairer Finance. This online research and ratings company helps people make better, more informed choices about the money-related products and services they choose from banks and insurers2.

As someone who firmly believes in financial fairness, he is an Independent Consumer Representative for Chartered Insurance Institute’s Professional Standards Committee.

Often seen on television (and heard on the radio), James has appeared on Watchdog (BBC1), Rip Off Britain (BBC1), and Dispatches (Channel 4), talking about funeral costs, pensions and retirement. He also writes regular columns for the money section of the Telegraph, newspaper1. And has written articles for us at SunLife, on topics that relate to the over 50s.

Latest articles

Jan 21st 2021

What to consider before agreeing to give early inheritance

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Jan 21st 2021

What is financial abuse

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Jan 21st 2021

What to do if you can't pay the bills

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Sept 21st 2020

Paying for care for the elderly

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Sept 4th 2020

What's a credit score and how to improve it

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Sept 4th 2020

Your guide to the sandwich generation

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Sept 4th 2020

How much does divorce cost in the UK?

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Jun 12th 2020

Managing your money more carefully in later life

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Apr 30th 2020

Tips to boost your pension pot

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Apr 30th 2020

How to avoid being caught out by scams

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Apr 15th 2020

Turning your pension into an income

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Apr 3rd 2020

What to do if you’re retired and in debt

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Sources

1. https://www.fairerfinance.com/about-us/our-people

2. https://www.fairerfinance.com/about-us