In our money programmes, subjects range from budgeting, banking and borrowing to student finance, tax, pensions and savings.
Our financial education sessions equip young people with life skills to live independent and debt-free lives, tackle debt, form positive habits like saving, and examine their attitudes, behaviours and relationship relationship with money. We also work closely with vulnerable young people to detoxify their personal finances.
Money Twist KS2
Aimed at 7-11 year olds in primary schools. This combines full year assemblies, workshops and teacher and family resources to build positive habits early, such as saving and budgeting and improving financial confidence. Assessed by the Money Advice Service’s Evidence Hub. Free.
Money Twist KS3
Aimed at 11-14 year olds in secondary schools. This programme covers practical and relevant everyday financial matters including budgeting, needs vs wants, careers, tax, banking, interest, and savings. Proven and evaluated by the Money Advice Service’s Evidence Hub.
Money Twist KS4
Aimed at 14-18 year olds in secondary schools. This programme covers practical and relevant everyday financial matters including budgeting, needs vs wants, tax, banking, interest, savings, pensions and investments. Proven and evaluated by the Money Advice Service’s Evidence Hub.
Aimed at young adults not in mainstream education. This accredited survival money management programme focuses on independent living, digital finance skills and debt prioritisation. Evaluated by by the Money Advice Service’s Evidence Hub.
Aimed at 16-18 year olds considering going to university. A comprehensive overview of student finance, banking, employment, tax, and the importance of budgeting when living independently.
The Money House
A simulated living programme in real flats helping young people in, or about to move into housing, manage their money and remain independent. Taking referrals on a continuous basis. Based in Greenwich and Newham.
Sporty Money Twist
Bringing money to life through sport. This innovative blend of active games and discussions communicates key financial messages like budgeting, tax and consumer choice in a physical, fun and effective way. Developed for outdoor provision such as National Citizenship Service.
A ground-breaking financial and enterprise education programme aimed at boosting the financial literacy and confidence of young Deaf and blind people in the UK. Delivered by the Royal Association for Deaf people and the Royal Society for Blind Children.
We see enterprise as a powerful catalyst to bring money and business skills to life.
Through our timed market and social enterprise challenges, using interest free loans and ethical products, young people gain valuable employability and soft skills. Topics range from idea generation, product design and pricing to marketing and customer service. Working in teams, they learn how to form business plans, forecast sales, calculate profit/income and analyse risk and rewards.
A start-up toolkit for budding social entrepreneurs that puts business and sales training into practice. Featuring exclusive ethical products that young people are challenged to then sell in their community.
From drawing board to marketplace in one week. Young people work in teams to create, market and sell their own enterprise in a competitive environment using real money in a real community marketplace.
Consultation & Collaboration
We want to reach more young people by supporting other organisations and sharing our expertise in financial education and enterprise.
How does it work?
MyBnk’s expert trainers will come to your organisation with our colourful resources including worksheets, powerpoints and audio-visual aids to deliver our workshops.
Sessions range from single 100 minute blocks to full days and programmes spread out over several weeks. Programmes are closely mapped to the National Curriculum, been independently assessed and have won a number of high profile awards and press coverage. We also have a rich archive of Free Resources and links to other providers and services.
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 and enterprise experiences pack a BIG punch!
"Before MyBnk, I just spent"
"I'm getting them on this course!"
“MyBnk changed my life”
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Increase in young people
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Increase in vulnerable young people saving saving money online
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"What we do is creative and fun, yet so essential."
"When YP understand the world around them, anything is possible. MyBnk helps YP to understand their relationship with money and how to make good financial decisions."
"I just want to help young people have the knowledge I never had. I want them to understand things like APR as much as they understand LOL."
"Taking the dull elements of finance, adding some real life and making them actually alright, if not kind of enjoyable!"
“The impact of this is huge. As a former school pupil (and teacher), financial education has been hard to come by… until now!”
"MyBnk is inspired by input and ideas from young people, which makes it an exciting and fun place to work!"
"Money really does ‘talk’ and it’s important for young people to learn and speak the language of the financial world they will be entering one day. MyBnk makes it possible for young people to learn about money management in a fun, interactive and inspiring way and equips them for their futures."
"Financial education is fantastic"
"An investment in knowledge pays the best interest" [Benjamin Franklin]. we help young people go out into the world with sound financial knowledge and to reap the benefits of that knowledge."
"Financial education is so vital, yet so hard to come by - which to me seems backwards! MyBnk is wonderful because we work to readdress that balance - put the work that people need in the places people need it."
"MyBnk is paving the way for a new generation that will be able to pay their own way, have deposits for their own homes and build their own enterprise. It really is the future."
"Hindsight, insight and foresight is the key to knowing yourself in life."
“The work that we do as an organisation is highly valuable to each and every young person out there. The way that I engage young people and do my job is a true reflection of how much I enjoy working for MyBnk.”
"MyBnk shapes young futures into brighter futures by equipping young people with the financial knowledge and tools needed to succeed. MyBnk gives young people valuable skills which they can use in everyday life."