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Brothers on TV mission to cut debt

Baronworth directors Colin and Robert Jackson are to star in a hard-hitting financial advice TV series called The Brothers which aims to get Britons to stop spending and start saving.

The series is running on BBC3 and casts the two brothers as financial enforcers driving Porsches with personalised number plates. They invite subjects to their private club in Mayfair and reduce them to tears with no-punches-pulled financial advice.

In the first episode, the Jacksons take on a couple running a rock venue. Colin Jackson is shown barging through a bunch of heavy metal fans at the club and telling the disorganised owners: “I want the accounts.” It also features shopping addict Sharon who is in 25,000 of debt. The brothers sneak around Notting Hill, hiding behind clothes racks to observe her spending habits.

The show introduces the pair as financial experts on a mission. Robert Jackson then looks into the camera and says: “If we cannot work out your financial problems, then nobody can.”


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