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Do your children know how to spend?!

This month child ISA’s have been launched with the chief aim of encouraging parents to save for their children. For those who were fortunate enough to be given a bonus by the government into a Child Trust Fund at their [...]

October 14, 2015 Family, Family Finance Clinic, Featured, Money Matters, Money News, Money Tips for Parents
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How to budget for University

The long awaited A Level results are finally out and many thousands of lucky young people around the country will be gearing up for University [...]

August 18, 2015 Family, Family Finance Clinic, Featured, Money Matters for Parents, Money Tips for Parents
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Do all children think like this?

We recently shot a video with a collection of children aged between 8 and 14, looking at goals and what the children were saving up for... [...]

May 14, 2015 Family Finance Clinic, Money Matters, Money Matters for Parents, Money Tips for Parents
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Help Children Learn the Difference Between Wants and Needs

It's important to help children learn the difference between wants and needs. Are you familiar with the demands of your child when they really really want something; 'Mum can I have a new game. But mum, please I really want [...]

December 24, 2014 Family Finance Clinic, Money Tips for Parents
Help children take reponsibility for their own money

Teaching Our Children Good Money Habits

I'm often asking myself what's the easiest way for my children to learn to manage, plan and develop their understanding of money and take responsibility for it?Learning how to manage money wisely is more important than ever – today’s generation [...]

December 17, 2014 Family Finance Clinic, Money Tips for Parents
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Should I Link Pocket Money to Chores?

This is a subject I discuss with parents often, is it right to give children pocket money for completing chores at home? And the short answer is there is no right or wrong way. [...]

November 19, 2014 Money Matters, Money Tips for Parents
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How To Talk To Your Children About Money

Money and children are 2 particularly tricky subjects and there are so many views and opinions around them both. Put them together and the subject often never gets raised! Why? Discussing money is a subject most adults find difficult, whether [...]

November 14, 2014 Money Matters, Money Tips for Parents