Diana Wright

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Full name: Diana Wright

Area of interest: Consumer affairs / Personal finance

Journals/Organisation: The Sunday Times

Email: questionofmoney@sunday-times.co.uk

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Website: http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/business/money

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About: Writer on personal finance issues since 1982

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Career: Diana Wright is a financial journalist who has worked for The Sunday Times for more than 20 years. For the first 10, she was editor of the paper’s Money Section. Since then, she has been a regular contributor to the paper, initially writing a weekly comment and for the last eight years, running the “Question of Money” column which answers readers’ queries and solves their problems, and which attracts several hundred letters every month

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Other activities: Aside from her work for The Sunday Times, she is currently a Council Member of the Ombudsman for Estate Agents, a Review Group Member for the Chartered Institute of Company Secretaries and Administrators exams, and has in the past worked on committees in relation to the Financial Services Authority and the Financial Ombudsman Service

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Other: Council member of the Ombudsman for Estate Agents

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Written a number of books on personal finance, including The Sunday Times Guide to Personal Finance, A Guide to Lump Sum Investment, A Consumer’s Guide to Mortgages and the Sunday Times Guide to Your Retirement, and was co-author of a book on the SS Great Britain (Brunel’s steam-ship, now restored in Bristol)

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Column name: A Question of Money

Remit/Info: Personal finance: dealing with readers' financial problems

Section: Business / Money / Consumer affairs

Role: Money Consulting Editor

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Email: questionofmoney@sunday-times.co.uk

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Day published: Sunday

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