Series 1 · Episode 1
Andy Dye and his wife Vicki have lived the good life for the last decade, enjoying all the luxuries they could afford courtesy of Vicki’s job running her own recruitment company and Andy’s building firm which also employed 21yr old daughter Charlotte and her boyfriend Tom. Along with 13 yr old daughter Courtney, they all live in Essex.
Series 1 · Episode 2
Denise Busby, a hairdresser from London, is worried that her family is drifting apart. She and her cabbie husband Richard are working all hours just to stay afloat.
Series 1 · Episode 3
The high earning - high spending Hunt family from Swindon who are used to a big house and a lavish lifestyle head off to The Cook Islands in the Pacific.
Series 1 · Episode 4
Hospitality king and queen Chris Edwardes and Amanda Blanch have worked round the clock for the last 9 years to make a success of their hotel - and a dinner club in Brighton. But since the recession they've hit crisis point.