Youtube VideoAfter seeing this classic ad for Hudson Toffee Pops as a young chap at some stage in the early '90s, I, like many of the nation's children, instantly developed a crippling fear of red couches and watching it now brings back extremely painful memories. That's not true, but reliable informants have reliably informed us that the rather artistic male lead is an ad man of some repute. So the first person to tell us who it is will get a copy of Martin Lindstrom's Brandwashed.
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The Commission for Financial Capability is taking on loan sharks with the help of Saatchi & Saatchi and Rush Digital, which have developed an app that puts players in the shoes of finance lenders in an effort to raise awareness of how to avoid a potentially life-long trap.