This month has seen a fair amount of coverage on financial education and pocket money news, check out our pick of the month’s stories below.
A recent survey from Halifax shows a drop in pocket money and more interestingly states that boys don’t just get more than girls, but are 5% more likely to revieve any pocket money at all. Read more on the Telegraph.
The Daily Mail ran the same story as the Telegraph, focussing in on Halifax’s findings that 40% of children think they should be getting more pocket money! Check out the full story here.
How much pocket money do your kids really need?
Money Dashboard blogged about the importance of giving children pocket money, commenting on the importance of giving children the right amount to help them grow independently. Read more here.
13 Year Old Donates Pocket Money To Winds of Winter Cause, Gets Matched $10,000
A young boy who saved all his pocket money for George R.R. Martin’s latest fundraising effort saw his letter anwsered by the best-selling author with a quite remarkable response. Check it out.