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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…
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 …
School trip to New York
Common questions

Do your children need a school trip to New York?

Your own school excursions may have been limited to the zoo and rock gathering trips for geography on the edge of town but now there’s a whole world of opportunity for children.  India, China an…
money skills

Five things we learned from teenage entrepreneurs

Having just concluded school holidays you might be contemplating your empty wallet and wondering when will your little cost centres become revenue generators? If only your child was one of those te…
Common questions

Should you bribe your kids to do homework?

Do you know the going rate for GCSE Biology revision? What’s a book review worth to a 12 year old? These are the sorts of questions some parents are asking themselves as they look for ways to mot…
Child on money
Financial education

The three things your kids need to know about money

In a world where educating children is undeniably a major investment for parents who want their kids to get ahead, some things can get overlooked. We’re talking about financial education. For man…
Financial education

Pocket Money for Good Grades, Not Chores

A nationwide survey in India has revealed 50 per cent of parents felt that the best way for children to earn money is by rewarding them for good grades.According to Brett Morgan, country head, …
Helping hands

Top Four Tips on How to Teach Money Skills to Children

We’ve recently come across a great article in Canadian-based newspaper The Globe and Mail who ran a story on how to teach children and teens about money.Here we share the learnings from our Com…