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All children and young people need a meaningful financial education

Children and young people

We develop financial capability throughout our childhood and adolescence - but too few of us get the support we need to become financially capable adults. We’ve created an action plan for this vital window of opportunity (from age 3 to 18) that focuses on the needs of children and young people at home, in schools and in the community.

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  • Tuesday 26 March 2019

    Listening events: share your views with The Money and Pensions Service

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Financial capability in action

How families teach children about money

Money and Pensions Service research with Revealing Reality explores how parents across the UK are teaching children aged three to 17 about money.

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Calls to Action: setting a new vision for financial capability

Five new Calls to Action have been announced as part of The Financial Capability Strategy’s ambitious vision of how, together, we could move effectively towards a more financially capable nation.

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Find financial education near you

Use our new interactive map to find financial education projects and services for children and young people in your area, or fill in our survey to add your project to the map.

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Children and young people strategy

Adult financial capability is a direct result of what we learn in childhood and adolescence. This Strategy aims to make sure every child get the financial education they need, to transform our financial future.

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Children and young people steering group

Life stages across the UK