MONEY FT LISA AND PENSIONS ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION L-R Michael Johnson research fellow with the centre for policy studies, Ros Altmann former pensions minister, Iona Bain journalist and Tom McPhail- head of retirement policy with Hargreaves Lansdown at the FT offices, London. Credit: David Parry/ FT

Iona is an experienced and versatile journalist who has written extensively on the subjects of personal finance and business but has also covered topics ranging from human interest and health to skincare and even mattress reviews (stop sniggering!)

As a journalist, she has been shortlisted for several awards, including Rising Star of the Year and Freelance Journalist of the Year.

She has appeared in almost all national newspaper titles and a scores of websites, including;

  • The Times
  • The Sunday Times
  • The Mail on Sunday
  • Money Mail (Daily Mail)
  • Mirror Online
  • Spectator Money
  • New Statesman Blog
  • Prospect Magazine
  • Yahoo Money
  • The Financial Times

As a Scot, she is also proud to be a regular personal finance writer for the Herald newspaper, covering money issues that affect Scots every fortnight. She is always interested in hearing from anyone with a Scottish take on personal finance or business.

She is also an experienced copywriter, contributing to media campaigns and collaborating regularly with firms aiming to educate the public about their finances. A recent client offered this (unsolicited!) feedback:

“We really like this article. Tone is spot on – friendly, funny but doesn’t get in the way of the comms.”

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