children

The best cash savings accounts for children

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | Article

You can open savings accounts for your kids as soon as they’re born. Here are our picks of the best deals for young savers

Should you start a pension for your kids?

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | Article

Setting up a pension for your child will help set them up for a wealthier retirement, is very tax efficient and helps introduce them to the concept of long-term saving. So why don't more people do it?

Jeff Prestridge: investing in your children’s future

Monday, 17 September 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

If you have children or grandchildren and want to give them a head start, get investing early on their behalf.

How the education experts motivate kids to learn about money

Friday, 17 August 2018 | Article

In our increasingly cashless society, teaching children about money is more vital than ever. Our experts explain the best ways to do it.

Deal of the week: free theatre tickets for kids in August

Friday, 27 July 2018 | News

As most schools are out for summer, this week’s deal of the week is a way for families and friends to take kids to the theatre for free during the holidays.  

Desperate mums and dads to spend £584 keeping kids busy over the summer

Wednesday, 18 July 2018 | News

While kids across the UK get excited about the six-week summer break, parents can be excused for a numbing sense of dread.

Five ways to work your money brain

Wednesday, 11 July 2018 | Blog | By Sarah Coles

It’s results day for many 10- and 11-year-olds who will be anxiously awaiting the scores from their Key Stage 2 SATs, which they completed in May.

Children to get lessons in personal finance for My Money Week

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Children across the UK will be learning about personal finance this week (11 to 17 June), as part of the My Money Week, organised by Young Money (formerly the Personal Finance Education Group).

Kids think a loaf of bread costs £15, as they overestimate cost of living and their future salaries

Friday, 25 May 2018 | News

Children sorely need lessons in personal finance if Halifax’s latest survey of eight- to 15-year-olds is anything to go by.

Kids face gender pay gap in pocket money

Thursday, 24 May 2018 | News

Discrimination starts early in most households with parents paying their sons more for carrying out domestic chores than their daughters.