No longer updating

It's a shame, but I'm no longer updating this website. Busy setting up new ventures.

I'll leave it up for anyone who's interested.

Thanks to all regular readers, and all the best for the future.

Cheers, PJ

Youth money thoughts

Anyone can learn about money.

Anyone can help anyone else learn.

Making mistakes doesn't mean you're hopeless.

Managing money is a lot about relationships & understanding other people.

Good financial education is not about turning people into more savvy consumers.

Good financial education starts with young people's interests and builds on their strengths.

Inside money

Denying young advice costs money

Outcomes-Report-web_3

Young people who have problems with money, housing or jobs need good quality advice. What happens if they do not get it?

No surprise that many become ill. Some end up in debt, homeless or involved in crime. The cost is not just to the young people, says a recent report by Youth Access. There’s [...]

News, events, releases

Threat to money advice

Here’s a happy story. Read it and be uplifted. Then read what follows. Such happy stories could become history, if proposed changes to legal aid entitlement become law.

Terry, aged 17, got his first job as a trainee mechanic in a garage in London. He was keen to work and cheerfully worked overtime. Terry worked [...]