Miss Caribbean UK Contestant Natina Mae Whitter

Miss Caribbean UK Contestant Natina Mae Whitter

Miss Caribbean UK Constestant Natina Mae Whitter is a young woman determined to make her mark, and she is well on her way. Inspired by her daughter, Natina took a chance and entered a beauty pageant, where she was crowned the 2014 Face of the West Midlands and went on to be the representative for Miss Caribbean UK 2015: one of only 16 finalists to be invited to participate. Natina did not win the competition,…

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Louisa Brown: Young Entrepreneur

Louisa Brown: Young Entrepreneur

With strong views and a clear message that more can be done, Budding Lawyer and Young Entrepreneur, Louisa Brown joins me in the studio to discuss the Budget! Click play to hear what Louisa thinks the government, the Business Community and the Older Generation can do to support up and coming youngsters like her.  Plus, she shares her views on what responsibilities that she believes teenagers should be taking themselves, and even quizzes me on…

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Budget 2015 – How will it affect you?

Budget 2015 – How will it affect you?

So what could we expect from the first Budget of the newly elected Conservative Government? We found out this week! According to the, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) 13 million families will lose £260 a year on average because of the Budget’s tax and benefits changes, but the Chancellor argues that most workers will be better off! Listen to the highlights that could affect you and click here for a calculation based on your personal…

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REEBA Awards – Please Vote?

REEBA Awards – Please Vote?

The Financial Style is proud to announce that Merisha Stevenson, Presenter and Producer of 9 years on New Style Radio 98.7fm has been nominated for Mentor of the Year 2015 at the forthcoming REEBA Awards Ceremony. Click play to listen to Merisha announcing her nomination. Nominated by Mumpreneur and Founder of the Women’s Movement ‘Ladies Let Talk Biz’, Sherill Fuller, who has been a guest and friend of the show for some time, when thanked…

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2015 West Midlands Women of the Year Awards

2015 West Midlands Women of the Year Awards

And the Nominees for the 2015 West Midlands Women of the Year are… Aimed at recognising and celebrating women of the 2015 West Midlands Woman of the Year Award a glamorous afternoon ceremony will take place on Thursday 2nd July at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham. It is being hosted by award winning presenter Marverine Cole. The event founder is Justice Williams MBE. Learn more about the Nominees. Congratulations to all the women nominated and good…

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Financial Style – 1st May 2015

Financial Style – 1st May 2015

On this week’s show, I am looking at the Do’s and Don’ts of Using Social Media for Promoting your Business; and in this week’s Money Matters, I’m talking to all new Business Owners about the Financial Pitfalls You can Avoid when Starting Up. Plus as we are a few months into the year now, I’m doing an update of where the Property Market is after the 1st quarter of 2015, and for those who feel…

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Make it Happen for IWD 2015

Make it Happen for IWD 2015

The concept of International Women’s Day began in the early 1900’s as women began to fight to assert their positions in society.  Women were becoming more vocal and developing campaigns for change; for better working conditions, better pay and the right to vote alongside their male counterparts.  In 1909 the first National Women’s Day (NWD) was observed across the United States on 28th February.  It became the beginning of the worldwide movement that became Women’s…

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Mother’s Day Deals

Mother’s Day Deals

Mother’s Day is approaching and I am taking through some of the best deals out there for treating the Mother in your life. Here a few links that any help: – – Money Saving Expert – Mother’s Day Deals – Skiddle – Birmingham Deals – Design My Night – Daily Mail – 10 Ways to Spend Mother’s Day

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Financial Style – 9th Jan 2015

Financial Style – 9th Jan 2015

On this week’s show, Irfan Khan, Partner and Director of Morgan Reed Accountants Ltd informs about the importance of self-assessment and the tax return, and Paul Bradford, Grosvenor Casino’s Event Manager tells Brummie’s where they should be Networking. You will also hear some of my financial predictions for 2015, and get a chance to learn about this day in Financial History. Plus I share some tips on how to do a New Year Financial Makeover…

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Financial Style – 2nd Jan 2015

Financial Style – 2nd Jan 2015

This is the first show of 2015, and so the natural place to start is with a review of 2014. So Financial Style takes a look at some of the business highs and lows of the year, as well as the activities of the property market and what that may herald for 2015. During this program Merisha also explores ways to start the New Year, and considers the benefits of clearing out the clutter at…

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