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The long haul...getting children excited by finance

Getting children excited about finance is hard work – even if it’s their own money. Paper money to children is  just that…paper.

The problem is that they cannot imagine tomorrow, let alone old age! 379 more words

Children And Finance

WiP it, WiP it good

I haven’t blogged about writing in a while because, well, I haven’t been writing in a while.

All of the great intentions of the New Year… 436 more words

Mary Lamphere

Do you deserve it?

This is the question I asked myself when the following incident happened. Two months ago, I was having some conversation with my father, while we’re standing just outside our house. 158 more words

Children and pocket money 

My 10 year old is becoming more money conscious and for that reason I am wondering whether it’s time to introduce a pocket money chart. 1,472 more words


The Adventure of Spending Pocket Money

Noah loves money. He loves getting his money box, emptying the coins on the floor, then putting them back through the slot. If there is spare change lying around, he will take ownership of it and put it in his money box. 802 more words




By Stephanie Ashby: Lifestyle Columnist


Research has shown that spending time now teaching children saving behaviour can pay dividends later in life, so ideally, children should get pocket money. 702 more words

Lifestyle / Culture