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.

Sources of help

Working with young people


The Money Advice Service has an excellent team working to help youth practitioners support young people in money management. Earlier this year it published a series of good practice guides, designed for use in different youth-related sectors. The Money in the Mix booklets, which also appeared as supplements to Children and Young People Now magazine, [...]