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Chris Smith

Contributor since: 23 Mar 2016

Chris Smith

Chris Smith is a Glasgow based writer and blogger. He writes extensively about finance on his website, Spend It Like Beckham. His articles about modern finance in the UK, as well as a number of other topics have been published by the Huffington Post, The Guardian, and The Telegraph. 

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