Episode 35 – Financial & Economic Abuse with Michelle Hoskins
Today we are joined by the power house that is Michelle Hoskin. 1 in 5 people in the UK have experienced some form of financial or economic abuse. Which means that someone you know has experienced or is experiencing this.
In the next 50 minutes we are going cover
- What is economic abuse?
- How do we recognise it?
- And what can we do about it?
7.29 What is Economic abuse – restricting, exploiting or sabotaging another person’s economic resources
13.17 Boiling the frog – coercive control and how these things might begin – being coerced to stop working, having to explain purchases
20.34 It’s not always quite what you think, Michelle’s story about 3 siblings
26.03 What if it’s one of the men in your life
33.19 How you can support someone
39.40 What can I do if it’s me
Guest Expert Michelle Hoskin
Known for her endless enthusiasm and energy, infectious personality and unique outlook on what she describes as a ‘magical profession’. With more than 20 years’ experience working alongside some of the world’s most successful financial services organisations, Michelle is an internationally recognised author, speaker, coach and leading expert in the design and implementation of international framework-based best practice standards.
Connect with Michelle on Twitter or Facebook and Standards International
Surviving Economic Abuse
Hourglass – use the drop down to select other parts of the UK
UK Finance – bank & building society of code of practice
Catherine Thomas-Humphreys is a qualified independent financial adviser, will writer and certified financial coach.
Catherine believes money is a force for good and when in the hands of good people can be used to do great things. She loves working with purpose-led parents who are ready to change their money habits & beliefs to achieve financial success for themselves and their family.
She founded #TheFinfluencer as a safe space to coach and empower parents to influence, make, save, spend and grow money, consciously, ethically and positively.
Julie Flynn is an experienced independent financial adviser and financial coach. Justice and equality drive Julie. Which is why she’s spent years studying and researching how stress affects our financial decision making.
She uses her years of experience and research to support women experiencing or planning significant change in their lives.
Julie is best known for her work with women who have lost their partner and coaching financial services business who want to implement fair and transparent charges.
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