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The Great Pocket Money Debate

From the moment your child turns old enough to understand the concept of money, he or she is going to expect some pocket money. There’s a lot of debate about when kids should start getting pocket money, for how long they should get it, and how much money they actually need. 156 more words


How do you teach a child to take responsibility?

You can imagine it now. Your child has been saving for weeks for something they really want. And just when they have almost enough money to buy it, they decide they want something else. 429 more words


September - October 2014 (2)

he had everything: pocket money
for toy guns and floral gums
girls who dropped their knickers in the play surgery
today is Monday though… 100 more words

Floral Gums

A duck walked up to a lemonade stand...

and he said to the man, running the stand ‘hey, have you got any grapes?’

Not sure if it was inspired by this or too many episodes of The Simpsons, but Mr 9 wanted to start a lemonade stand.   323 more words

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Qwiddle responds to new report claiming parents oppose schools teaching personal finance

At Qwiddle, we’ve been shocked to see new figures which claim one in five parents oppose teaching personal finance in school. The new lessons were introduced to the national curriculum in September for children aged between 4 and 16 but… 260 more words