Is diesel being unfairly demonised? Britain’s car industry is crying foul, as not a single new diesel car avoids the Budget tax hike because the test they have to pass hasn’t come in yet.
Is bitcoin in a bubble? Cryptocurrency fans say no, because although the price has risen tenfold this year, the blockchain and bitcoin have a use.
On this week’s This is Money podcast, Simon Lambert, Tanya Jefferies and Georgie Frost dive into the murky worlds of two things hitting the headlines this week, diesel cars and bitcoin.
Also on this week’s show, we look at a victory for those with small annuities and how to invest for income with ETFs. Meanwhile, former hedge fund manager Lars Kroijer explains why you should stop trying to beat the market and just be a passive investor instead.
And if that low octane stuff is not for you, how about joining the bitcoin boom?
We look at what on earth is going on with the cryptocurrency rollercoaster – whether it is also being unfairly demonised – and the gold Rolls-Royce that you can buy for £117,995 but the price must be paid in bitcoin.
And you might be surprised quite how little bitcoin you’d need to have bought at the start of 2017, to buy that Roller now.
This gold Rolls-Royce is for sale for £117,995 but the price must be paid in bitcoin
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