Financial Style – 12th Feb 2016

Financial Style – 12th Feb 2016

This week on the Financial Style, we are talking to the ladies of Heels Off, an online talk show hosted by five ladies Rita Balogun, Amina Habeeb, Mercedes Benson, Ashley Watt and Oloni, to find out how they began, the ‘black Loose Women’ and what you can expect from their show. With Valentines Day around the corner, Rakeem and I discuss the relevance of this day of love in Life & Style, and ask is…

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Valentine’s Day – Who was St Valentine anyway?

Valentine’s Day – Who was St Valentine anyway?

Do you look forward to Valentine’s Day or does the thought fill you with annoyance? Has this day of love become too commercialised, and who was St Valentine anyway? Rakeem and I discuss the reason for Valentine’s Day and its origin, whether it is has a legitimate place or instead is needed to ensure some romance happens, and if it has become more about the gift, than the thought? Our listeners had their say, why…

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Great (and Cheap) Valentine’s Day Deals

Great (and Cheap) Valentine’s Day Deals

The annual Day of Love is approaching quickly, but there are still some great (and cheap) Valentine’s Day deals out there! Here is a list of websites which may help you to find the perfect gift for your better half: Money Saving Expert – Cheap Valentine’s Deals Prezzy Box – Gift Ideas Metro – 22 Valentine’s Experiences Mirror – 8 Best Deals Independent – 20 Gifts for under £20 Amazon – Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas Don’t…

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Should your Ex pay you back?

Should your Ex pay you back?

As part of a new format for 2016, Rakeem and I are discussing whether you should repay an ex, if you borrowed money from them when you were still together. Based on a dilemma posed by a young man, who after lending his girlfriend £5000 is having trouble locating her, and recovering his loan, now that they have split, Rakeem and I consider the factors that should be considered morally, and give out points of…

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Ladies Love Business & Growth with NBWN

Ladies Love Business & Growth with NBWN

Love Business, Love Growth is the latest business conference brought to Birmingham by Sonia Brown MBE of the National Black Women’s Network. Sponsored by Natwest Bank, this event brought together a range of speakers and panellists sharing advice, providing invaluable information and tips for success for Women in Business. Guest Speakers included, Baroness Lorley Burt of Solihull, Lib Dem Spokesperson for Business, Enterprise, Innovation and Skills, and Andy Lee, Regional Enterprise Manager, NatWest Business Banking…

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