Iona Bain has written extensively about personal finance and business for national newspapers but has also covered topics ranging from human interest and health to skincare and even mattress reviews (you at the back…stop laughing!) As a journalist, she has alo 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 scores of websites, including:

As a Scot, she maintains close ties with the Scottish media. She has previously been a regular personal finance correspondent for the Herald newspaper and now writes about money for the Scottish Daily Mail and Scotsman.

She is always interested in hearing from anyone who might have an interesting or important story to share, or wants to commission her to write reports, features or op-eds.

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