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FinCap Week 2017 events

FinCap Week 2017

Throughout FinCap Week 2017 (now called Talk Money Week) there were events happening to showcase and share the work underway to improve financial capability. Here are some highlights:

16 Nov, London Talk Money: The Financial Capability Strategy Conference, organised by the Money Advice Service.

Watch the highlights video

See the full programme and download the presentation slides.

The conference explored the big issues in financial capability including technology, the workplace, engaging hard to reach groups, credit and debt and quality and evaluation. The day provided:

  • An opportunity to share, learn and celebrate work already underway to influence better money management
  • Practical workshops for those involved in delivering financial capability interventions
  • An update on what we have all achieved in the last year.

13 Nov, Scotland - hosted by Improvement Service Numeracy and Financial Capability – Exploring the Links. Webinar at 11am presented by Michael Royce and Helen Pitman, Money Advice Service.

14 Nov, Cardiff Children & Young People Conference, hosted by Principality Building Society

14 Nov, London ‘Financial Education: What Works?’ – True Potential Centre for the Public Understanding of Finance at The Open University Annual Conference

14 Nov, EdinburghFinCap Week Reception atScottish Parliament

14th Nov, Edinburgh Money and Mental Health Seminar

15 Nov, Birmingham CHASM & Toynbee Hall – Savings Summit

15 Nov, London Fintech for All – TechCity UK competition winners announcement

16 Nov, London Financial Health Fellowship 2017 Demo Day

16 Nov, Cardiff Senedd, National Assembly for Wales - An event to raise awareness of financial capability with organisations across Wales celebrating the ways that they are helping people to develop financial skills and knowledge, change their money mindset.

Take a look at our Talk Money Mapopens in new window to find out what is happening near you this year.