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Helping you and your children get the most out of managing money, together.


Top ten most expensive kids Christmas presents

The pre-paid card for children and teens with advanced parental controls is now bringing you the latest on the most expensive Christmas presents for boys and girls. Hold on to your hats (and your c…
Halloween Bats
Creative ideas

Terrifying tasks for a goHenry Halloween

It’s getting to the dark cold end of the year. Which as we all know, means it’s almost Christmas. BUT, first - Halloween! The scariest time of year, when we see our children's’ creepy creati…
Creative ideas

Top Tips For Earning Extra Pocket Money!

We asked some of you goHenry users what your favourite bits about goHenry are. And not surprisingly, most of you said earning pocket money! So, we have come up with a few extra ideas for you to su…
tech kids
Financial education

Shop online safely with goHenry

It’s something that affects us as adults all the time, we’re flicking through our bank statements on our apps trying to figure out where it’s all gone, and we come across a random £1.58, or …
Creative ideas

11 Activities to Battle The ‘Back to School Blues’

So at the moment, our children (and us) are in the midst of excitement, nerves, and feeling a little overwhelmed by all the back to school madness. Whether they’re going up a year, or starting a…
where next? GCSE
Helping hands

My kids have their GCSE results; what next?

So, it's that knuckle biting week of the year again for our children, as they nervously await their GCSE results. But what about parents? What can we be doing to be as supportive as possible, give …
Creative ideas

What is the cost of Sport for parents?

If you’re a parent and your son or daughter is fanatic about sport, you may be having a few weeks off from the hectic sports calendar. Standing on the edge of a muddy pitch, shouting words of enc…
cash machine
Helping hands

Staying Safe at a Cash Machine

To keep goHenry a fun and exciting experience, we want to make sure that all parents and children are aware of how to keep your card and card details safe at a cash machine. It’s sad but true tha…
Creative ideas

Making your child’s money last over the summer holidays

With the summer holidays starting for some children in the UK, we’re looking at the really important topic of making your children’s money last for the duration. Some children will continue to …