A highly interactive free digital financial education programme – designed to help children set positive money habits and mind-sets from an early age.
Created by experts, activities, including games, videos and role play, gets the family talking about personal finance. These sessions improve children’s understanding of the value of money and delayed gratification by making spending and saving decisions and gaining rewards.
This package of support brings money to the dinner table and tackles often difficult topics such as income and the household finances. Research shows lifelong money habits can be formed by the age of 7.
- Where Money Comes From: Ways of earning money.
- Practical Value: The cost of everyday items and the value of things in a home.
- Needs and Wants: Understanding needs and wants, making choices with money and resisting temptation.
- Keeping Track of Money: Why it is important to keep track of spending and how to do it.
- Saving: Why it is important to save.
Family Money Twist involves maths, drawing, literacy skills and drama. It helps children start their financial education journey and build on new knowledge in a fun and structured way.
*P4-6 **S1-2 in Scotland
From opening a first bank account and trading in real markets, to moving out of care and into independent living, MyBnk’s financial education workshops pack a BIG punch!
Impact After Our Programmes
Of pupils who would not delay gratification, now would
Of pupils are now pursuing a savings goal
Of teachers said pupils now know financial decisions have consequences
“If you want to feel rich, just count the things you have that money can't buy.”
"Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn."
Money doesn’t grow on trees but if it did you’d plant the seeds
Money is the root of all evil
Money can’t buy manners
"Save money, and money will save you!”ou!"
'Where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.'
"I want young people to understand things like APR as much as they understand LOL".
"If money go before, all ways do lie open" (Shakespeare)
"There are people who have money and people who are rich". [Coco Chanel]
“Don’t just make money, make a difference”.
"The more you LEARN the more you EARN".
"Take care of the pennies and the pounds take care of themselves!"
"Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off you”. [Maya Angelou]
"MyBnk is more than just a job. It's a lifestyle!"
"A wise man once said the best thing money can buy is financial freedom".
“Spend your money on the things money can buy. Spend your time on the things money can’t buy.” - Haruki Murakami
"If you want to be wealthy, think of saving as well as getting".
"If money is the sea, learn to ride the waves".
“Money is numbers and numbers never end. If it takes money to be happy, your search for happiness will never end.” Bob Marley