PRACTICAL STAGE – FRIDAY 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Financial know-how and independence are key to your success and power. In this session, finance experts give you tips on everything from when to borrow and when to save, how to start investing, ways to make your money grow and roadmaps for lifelong financial planning.
MEET THE PANEL:
Network Engineer at UKFast, James began his career as an IT apprentice with the business back in 2013. He joined the company immediately after finishing secondary school and five years on, has progressed to a senior role and been shortlisted for a team leader position within the company. Outside of work James has represented England at various levels in Lacrosse. Due to no government funding for the sport, and with some financial planning, he has managed to pay for this whilst also saving to buy a flat in Manchester – his big financial goal which he hopes to achieve next year
James has taken a blended approach to his financial planning including; having a Help to Buy ISA and a savings ISA, tracking his spending via spreadsheets and apps such as Starling to limit the big outgoings.
James ReadyUK Fast
Hazel is a musician by trade in the British Army and has performed in front of some very prominent and influential people (including the Queen and President Barack Obama). She has taken part in many parades, festivals and high profile military events and has also served as a driver in Afghanistan. On a personal level, she is a mother and due to great diligence and sound financial planning was able to buy her own flat in London at the age of 23.
Hazel ColvilleArmed Forces Diversity Engagement Team, British Army
Hannah is an Independent Creative Consultant, Minimalist Adventurer and Writer running two creative businesses while travelling the world. Learn how Hannah got out of £20,000 Debt, overcame Chronic Pain, and runs her own business.
Hannah CoxIndependent Creative Adventurer, betternotstop / Stag and Raven
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PRACTICAL STAGE – FRIDAY
Join a panel to discuss managing your money, budgeting and tips and tricks for making your bank account work for you.