Can you afford to die?

Issue 1050

Can you afford to die?

Death, debt and alternative exits in the expensive business of eternal rest…

Also in this week’s Big Issue…

Pilou Asbaek provides some secrets on the new series of Borgen, and talks about his curious relationship with Alistair Campbell

Felicity Kendal on her unusual upbringing in India, marriage and death in A Letter To My Younger Self

Rachel Johnson gets to grips with Janet Street Porter

Hayley Atwell, the British actress set to take Hollywood

Plus, John Bird on Universal Credit, a tribute to William McIlvanney, the week’s cultural highlights in your area, Street Lights, competitions, and much more!