IF you’re looking to trim your bills and save some money, savings expert Martin Lewis is here to help.
The financial journalist and TV personality has become a permanent fixture on our screens, sharing his top savings tips.
Who is Martin Lewis?
Martin was born on May 9, 1972 in Withington, Manchester.
Tragically losing his mother in a car accident at a young age, he later became a child bereavement patron Grief Encounter and life insurance advocate.
He studied government and law at the London School of Economics before turning to broadcast journalism at Cardiff University.
After graduating, he got a job as a producer at BBC Radio Five Live.
Since then, the financial journalist has appeared on various TV shows as a money expert.
He was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2014 Birthday Honors for services to consumer rights and charity and Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2022 New Year Honors for Services to the Broadcasting and consumer rights.
What is Martin Lewis Net Worth?
Martin has certainly put his money savvy to good use as he is now worth a fortune.
The Sunday Times Rich List estimates he has a net worth of £123million.
Martin launched his successful Moneysavingexpert.com in 2003 for just £80.
Which he then sold to Moneysupermarket.com in 2012 for £87m.
What TV Shows Has Martin Lewis Been On?
Since 2012, Martin has co-presented The Martin Lewis Money Show on ITV with Loose Women’s Saira Khan.
In 2020, Martin announced he was leaving Good Morning Britain after 17 years because he “can’t cope” with his busy workload.
He has also been a regular on It Pays to Watch!, Tonight, Good Morning Britain, Watchdog and Lorraine.
In June 2021, it was announced that Martin would be returning to GMB to host the show with Susanna Reid.
Is he married and does he have children?
Martin has been married to Lara Lewington since 2009.
Lara is a TV presenter, journalist and former weatherman.
Since 2011 she has been a reporter for the BBC’s Click, covering consumer technology news.
They welcomed their first child, a daughter named Sapphire Susan Lewis, in November 2012.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/4877016/martin-lewis-money-saving-net-worth/ What is Martin Lewis Net Worth? – The sun