Emilie Bellet @ Cheltenham Wellbeing Festival
7:00 pm19:00

Emilie Bellet @ Cheltenham Wellbeing Festival

In Conversation With: Money Matters

Financial instability, debt and embarrassment can significantly impact on people’s overall wellbeing. In this expert series we will help you to 'Master Your Money Mindset', as we bring together a wide range of financial experts to share their expertise and help you to better manage your money, at every stage of life.


You will hear from Iona Bain, named one of the UK’s top “online cash queens” by the Sun’s Fabulous Magazine and founder of the Young Money Blog. Financial empowerment coach Cat PlummerEmilie Bellet author of 'You're Not Broke You're Pre-Rich': How to streamline your finances, stay in control of your bank balance and have more ££, and HSBC's Financial Wellbeing consultant Edyta Kryso, to help you better manage your money at every stage of life.

In this evening our guests will come together to share their expertise around money, the stress and affect it can on our mental health and wellbeing, as well as providing expert advice on how you can better manage your money, and make your money work better for you, at every stage of life. 

There will be a chance for a Q&A at the end of the session and to gain advice from our pop-up financial clinic live at the event, supported by Francis and Co. 


19.00hrs - Doors Open, Guests Seated by 19.15 

19.15hr - 20.15hr - Panel Discussion 

In an intimate evening this interactive session will see all of our panellists on stage for an informal discussion around financial wellbeing. Each of our experts will discuss their areas of specialism, which will lead into an open discussion with the audience to discuss money mindset, money, savings, planning for the future,  and wealth management from £5 - £50,000.

20.15hr - 20.45hr Break - Drinks & Canapes to be Served  - A chance to mingle and network 


20.45hr - 21.30hr Open Q&A Discussion With Our Panel  

This is your chance to ask any of those burning questions that you are desperate to hear the answers to. Whether you're stuck in a financial rut and looking for a way out, want advice on buying a home, saving for the future and are confused between your ISA's and savings accounts,  manage your wealth or if you're looking to try and encourage your kids to be better with their money, our experts are here to help and impart their knowledge and experience across every area in this unique session. 

For anyone struggling with their finances, who has a poor relationship with money or is looking for a way to maximise you earnings to the greatest potential, this is the session for you. There will be a chance for questions throughout the session to ensure every guest gets the most out of the evening, with a chance to talk to our speakers after the discussion


  • Cat Plummer, Financial Wellbeing Coach - A no-BS financial coach will share her insight into why we have such complex relationships with money, and how to get your money sorted. 

  • Young Money Blogger and Speaker Iona Bain - will share her wealth of knowledge on how to Streamline Your Money, as well as why the younger generation are not being represented enough and how to plan and encourage your children to plan for their financial future. 

  • Edyta Krysko - HSBC Financial Wellbeing Consultant – South West Region Shares her advice for wealth management, from  starting with nothing to building capital

  • Emilie Bellet author of You're Not Broke You're Pre-Rich
    - Will share her expertise to help you streamline your finances, stay in control of your bank balance and have more ££.

Networking & Advice 

Guests will be offered a welcome drink and light bites during the session, as well as have the opportunity to speak to our experts at the end. 

Pop-Up Financial Clinic -  Francis & Co will also be offering a pop-up clinic at the event to offer mini consultations and answer all of the burning questions you may have on how to organise your personal finances.                  


Ticket Information

DATE: Tuesday 10th  September 

TIME: 19.00hrs - 21.00hrs 


VENUE: The Queens Hotel 

ADDRESS:  The Promenade, Cheltenham GL50 1NN

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#SheStartedIt LIVE: A Festival of Women
8:30 am08:30

#SheStartedIt LIVE: A Festival of Women


We are so excited to host #SheStarteditLive: our first ever day-long festival in celebration of the amazing women who have started companies, movements, initiatives, families, platforms, revolutions and everything in between. Join Angelica Malin on Saturday 14th of September 2019 as we hear from some of the most inspirational women in the world today, all of whom are experts in their respective fields, on subjects as diverse as entrepreneurship, personal finance, parenting and self-love.

Meet Your Host

Angelica Malin is Editor-in-Chief of About Time Magazine and Founder of the About Time Academy. Angelica launched About Time Magazine in March 2014, having spotted a gap in the market for a well-curated lifestyle site, dedicated to discovering everything it’s about time you tried in London and beyond.

Having launched her business straight out of university, Angelica has built up a monthly audience of over 85,000 readers worldwide, with 100,000 followers on social media. About Time has since grown to become one of the capital’s most-loved lifestyle websites, with a team of 90 writers across the globe.

Angelica has been featured by Forbes, Real Business, Elle Magazine, WeAreTheCity and more, as an entrepreneur to watch. Angelica has moderated over 90 events in the last 2 years, everything from the secrets of great skin to launching your own food brand.

Why attend #SheStartedItLive?

#SheStartedItLIVE is for you if:

  • You feel stuck in your current work and want a deeper sense of purpose, motivation and satisfaction

  • You're ready to take your career to the next level and make great things happen

  • You're a goal-getter ready to seize all of life's opportunities

  • You're interested in starting your own business or bringing more entrepreneurialism into your work

  • You want to feel empowered, motivated and inspired by the UK's leading female business women

  • You're thinking of starting a family and want to know how to juggle careers and kids

  • You want to take control of your finances and bloom financially

  • You want to practice more self-kindess, self-love and boost your confidence

  • You want to join a community and meet like-minded women who seek more fulfillment in their work

  • You want to go deeper into your work, life and purpose


8.30-9.00am - Delicious Breakfast by Rude Health

9.00-9.05am - Opening Remarks by Angelica Malin, Founder of About Time

9.05-9.30am – The Breakfast Briefing with Maxine Mawhinney, Lauren Bravo, Sophia Cannon and Rebecca Reid

9.30-10.15am – Period Power: how to get a handle on your hormones, with Dr Dani Gordon, Maisie Hill and Lola Ross (Moody Month)

10.15-10.30am - Drinks Break

10.30-11.15am – Mothers Meeting: how to bring your whole self to work, with Anna Whitehouse (Mother Pukka), Kathryn Tyler and Nikki Cochrane (Digital Mums), Shazia Mustafa (Third Door) and Rachel Carrell (Koru Kids)

11.15-12.00pm – Entrepreneur Forum: how to build business IRL, with Pippa Muray (Pip&Nut), Camilla Barnard (Rude Health), Olivia Wollenberg (Livia's), Alice Asquith (Asquith), Petra Barran (KERB) and Yulia Rorstrom (Duck & Dry)

12.00-12.30pm – Upgrade Your Mindset, Boost Your Career: keynote By Ruth Kudzi, business mentor and mindset coach

12.30-1.15pm - Complimentary Lunch

1.15-1.45pm – Self-kindness for the real world: masterclass with Shahroo Izadi, author and behavioural change expert

1.45-2.15pm – Nutrition 101: debunking health myths with Rhiannon Lambert, Harley Street nutritionist

2.15-3.00pm – Entrepreneur Forum: how to build a business online, with Sapphie Bates (The Coven), Lauren Armes (WellToDo), Hannah Grace Lodge (BarChick), Rosie Davies (London Fashion Agency), Danielle Newman (F=) and Ruth Kudzi

3.00-3.15pm – Afternoon Tea Break

3.15pm-3.30pm – You’re not broke, you’re pre-rich: investment keynote by Emillie Bellet, author and personal finance expert

3.30-4.15pm – Personal Finance 101: how to get savvy about spending, saving and salaries, with Emillie Bellet (Vestpod), Iona Bain (Young Money), Felicity Hannah, Leah Milner and Tamara Gillan (WealthiHer Network)

4.15-5.00pm – Insta Famous: how to build a brand on social media, with Sara Tasker (Me and Orla), Katy Leeson (Social Chain) and Cassie Sneglar (The X Cartel)

5.00-5.15pm – Social Spritz Break

5.15-6.00pm – Project You: how to improve your self-confidence, body image and mental health, with Jada Sezer, Shahroo Izadi, Kimberley Wilson, Chloe Brotheridge and Natasha Devon

6.00-6.30pm – Transformation from Within: wise words and meditation with Nicky Clinch, transformational coach, spiritual mentor and entrepreneur

6.30-6.45pm – Closing Remarks by Angelica Malin

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Emilie Bellet @ Bazaar At Work Summit (London)
9:00 am09:00

Emilie Bellet @ Bazaar At Work Summit (London)


Since the day it was founded 150 years ago, Harper’s Bazaar has always championed the cause of the career woman. For the past four years, our Bazaar At Work initiative has aimed to inspire, empower and inform our readers with the most exciting developments in the world of work.

Now in its third year, the Bazaar Summit returns to bring together Britain’s most inspiring female leaders from the worlds of finance, fashion, business, wellbeing and technology for a life-changing day of empowering talks, thought-provoking panel discussions and unmissable networking opportunities.

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Emilie Bellet @ Edinburgh International Book Festival
6:30 am06:30

Emilie Bellet @ Edinburgh International Book Festival

Emilie Bellet Edinburgh International Book Festival

Emilie Bellet

Sun 18 Aug 18:30 - 19:30

Writers' Retreat

£8.00, £6.00


Economics is a confidence game, but many of us are uneasy when it comes to discussing money. Emilie Bellet found that the problem contributed to the gender pay gap, so she founded Vestpod – an award-winning company demystifying money and financially empowering women. Today, she explains You’re Not Broke You’re Pre-Rich with smart advice on managing money, investing wisely and tackling taboos.

Book your ticket on Edinburgh International Book Festival’s website:

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Know Your Worth: Getting Paid and Negotiating
6:30 pm18:30

Know Your Worth: Getting Paid and Negotiating

Let’s celebrate the summer! We are hosting a special, sun-drenched (hopefully) Vestpod summer event on Wednesday, July 17th at Huckletree in Shoreditch.

What to expect? A kick-ass panel of women discussing “Know your worth: getting paid and negotiating”, followed by a Q&A and then drinks. Get your ticket and join us because this is our last event before the summer holidays!

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MODERN MONEY with HABITO: Freelancers, Entrepreneurs, Sole Traders by Hustle & Fox
6:30 pm18:30

MODERN MONEY with HABITO: Freelancers, Entrepreneurs, Sole Traders by Hustle & Fox

Managing money is tough when you're a freelancer so, together with Habito, we're busting myths, giving advice and answering questions.

About this Event

We have curated an amazing panel event to help freelancers, sole traders, entrepreneurs and creatives when it comes to managing money and not missing out on big life opportunities such as buying a house.

With the BBC's Cherry Healey hosting, we will be picking the brains of freelance influencer Nat Lee, author and creator of Man Versus Baby, Matt Coyne, Emilie Bellet, founder of Vestpod and author of You're Not Broke, You're Pre-Rich. We'll also have forward-thinking online mortgage broker, Habito, to give real-time advice as well. They'll be giving all their advice on the ups and downs of being freelance and how they've managed to make their money work for them. We'll be answering all your questions such as "How do I get a mortgage if I'm self employed?", "What's the best way to save for the future?", "What about a pension?!" and everything else inbetween.

Come and network, meet, drink and enjoy.

See you there!

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