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.

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Sophie’s financial world

Sophie Probert

“I’m not telling you what to spend your money on. I’m just telling you about the difference between your wants and your needs.” The approach goes down well with young people, says 18-year-old Sophie Probert about the sessions she runs at her local Rathbone centre in Derby. It also helps that she is close to […]

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Money mentors in action

Excellent video on the value of financial education. Emphasis on peer education is very persuasive:



Mission: Money Mentors 2011 from Money Mentors on Vimeo.

Money Mentors is a pioneering grass roots, peer-to-peer, financial education programme launched by London Citizens. So it says on their website.