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  • Managing My Money for the Just About Managing

    Open University & Coventry University designed and tested (using multiple controlled field trials) a short, behaviourally-informed financial education tool aimed at improving the day-to-day budgeting, spending, and saving behaviour of people who are Just About Managing.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Financial Education

    Country/Countries: England

    Year of publication: 2019

  • Get Set: family financial wellbeing programme

    Get Set is a financial capability programme funded by the Money Advice Service. It is aimed at parents of children aged 7-11. The course was delivered via four group sessions, three personal one to one sessions and a follow up session. In addition, online resources were available on a dedicated website as well as a social networking platform.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Financial Education

    Country/Countries: England

    Year of publication: 2019

  • The CashWise programme

    CashWise is a workplace financial education programme designed to improve fincap outcomes for low-income employees in east London. Face-to-face group workshops were delivered by ELBA to over 100 participants.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Pensions and Retirement Planning, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Insurance and Protection, Financial Education, Financial Capability

    Country/Countries: England

    Year of publication: 2019

  • Financial capability and debt advice

    MAS review exploring existing evidence on the integration of debt advice and financial capability, including stakeholder interviews and a call for evidence to providers.

    Evidence type: Review i

    Topics: Saving, Pensions and Retirement Planning, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Insurance and Protection, Financial Capability

    Country/Countries: United Kingdom

    Year of publication: 2018

  • The Money House: final evaluation report

    An evaluation of workshops for young people aged 16-25, designed to build financial capability and support the transition to independent living.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Pensions and Retirement Planning, Insurance and Protection, Financial Education, Financial Capability

    Country/Countries: England

    Year of publication: 2018

  • Children and young people financial capability deep dive: parenting

    A study assessing to what extent parent’s behaviour and attitudes towards money affects their children’s financial capability.

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Financial Capability

    Country/Countries: United Kingdom

    Year of publication: 2018

  • Evaluation of DWP Financial Inclusion Champions Initiative.

    Evaluation of the Financial Inclusion Champions Initiative. The initiative was designed to reduce financial exclusion through local delivery partnerships.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Insurance and Protection

    Country/Countries: United Kingdom

    Year of publication: 2011

  • Improving the financial literacy of European consumers

    A review of European literature exploring definitions of financial literacy. The review also reflects on European legislation promoting financial literacy among consumers.

    Evidence type: Review i

    Topics: Saving, Pensions and Retirement Planning, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Insurance and Protection

    Country/Countries: EU Countries

    Year of publication: 2015

  • Final Evaluation of the YouthStart program

    Evaluation of a financial inclusion programme for young people in eight Sub-Saharan African countries. Financial services providers received grants and training, to provide savings advice and financial education for young people.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Financial Education

    Country/Countries: Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Malawi, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo and Uganda

    Year of publication: 2015

  • Gender differences in financial education: evidence from primary school

    An evaluation of whether a programme of financial education on savings, aimed at children aged 8 and 9, is effective, and to what extent.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Financial Education

    Country/Countries: Italy

    Year of publication: 2017

  • Lifesavers Evaluation: Final Report

    An evaluation of a financial education and financial capability programme for 14-18 year olds delivered by MyPath in the United States.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Financial Education

    Country/Countries: England

    Year of publication: 2018

  • The ABC's of financial education: experimental evidence on attitudes, behavior, and cognitive biases

    Randomised control trial, by the World Bank, testing the impact of Financial Education on working age adults in urban India

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Insurance and Protection, Financial Capability

    Country/Countries: India

    Year of publication: 2015

  • Increasing youth financial capability: Evaluation of MyPath

    An evaluation of a financial education and financial capability programme for 14-18 year olds delivered by MyPath in the United States.

    Evidence type: Evaluation i

    Topics: Saving, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Financial Education

    Country/Countries: United States

    Year of publication: 2015

  • Income Roulette: A study of UK financial resilience

    This 2017 report by LV= examines which groups are most at risk from a sudden loss of income, and suggests areas for action in strengthening the financial resilience of UK households.

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt, Insurance and Protection

    Country/Countries: United Kingdom

    Year of publication: 2017

  • Digital and economic inclusion: how internet adoption impacts banking status

    Financial technology is promised as a means of financial inclusion for the un(der)banked. This study reviews available data to show that lack of digital knowledge impedes take-up of financial services.

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt

    Country/Countries: United States

    Year of publication: 2017

  • Digitalisation and finance: Financial Markets, Insurance and Pensions

    This series of articles presents a framework to help financial regulators understand the developments in financial markets that are being driven by digital technologies and innovation.

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Pensions and Retirement Planning, Credit Use and Debt

    Country/Countries: OECD Countries

    Year of publication: 2018

  • OECD/INFE Policy Framework for Investor Education

    This paper focuses on investor education as an important component of increasing awareness of financial institutions and markets, encouraging participation and fruitful investment strategies, and ultimately improving financial wellbeing.

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Financial Education

    Country/Countries: OECD countries

    Year of publication: 2017

  • Men, money advice and the road to financial health

    This 2011 report from Loughborough University aims to further our understanding of the relationship between men and debt, using interviews with men aged between 25 and 63.

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Credit Use and Debt, Budgeting and Keeping Track

    Country/Countries: England

    Year of publication: 2011

  • Managing finances in later life

    Qualitative study by Loughborough University exploring what helps or hinders older people manage their finances; using interviews with older people aged 65-84.

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Pensions and Retirement Planning, Budgeting and Keeping Track

    Country/Countries: England

    Year of publication: 2010

  • The path towards smarter, more targeted and more effective financial literacy

    This report summarises evidence presented at a financial literacy symposium

    Evidence type: Insight i

    Topics: Saving, Budgeting and Keeping Track, Financial Capability

    Country/Countries: Canada

    Year of publication: 2017