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Simon Rose

How is MyBnk trying to improve financial awareness amongst young people?

Simon Rose
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The Share Radio Evening Show

How is MyBnk trying to improve financial awareness amongst young people?
Children are worryingly lacking in financial awareness with both teachers and parents to blame for not talking enough about money. According to new statistics from the Money Advice Service just 7% of 7-17 year olds had spoken to their teachers about finances whilst only around a third had received advice from parents. One charity trying to improve financial awareness amongst young people is MyBnk and our reporter Tom Hill spoke to their CEO Guy Rigden to find out more.