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Financial education

One in three can't work out the correct change from a shopping trip, study warns

Adults in England and Northern Ireland have worse financial literacy than those in many other developed countries

15 March 2018

Martin to fund first-ever personal finance textbook for schools

Half a million financial education textbooks will be given to English schools in an initiative funded by Martin

14 November 2017

Practical maths courses to be offered to students

Sixth-formers will be offered practical maths courses that teach everyday maths skills from this week

3 September 2015

Schools to teach teenagers about pension planning

Schools are to provide those aged 13 and over with lessons on pension planning, the Government has announced

15 January 2015

Government gives green light to school savings clubs

The Government's announced it will fund £150,000 for a pilot scheme to set up savings clubs in primary schools

31 December 2014

Church of England proposes school savings clubs

Children as young as four are encouraged to join savings clubs as part of a bid to prevent them relying on payday loans

13 November 2014

Martin Lewis OBE: Congratulations from the MSE team

Martin has tonight been awarded an OBE in the Queen's birthday honours list

13 June 2014

MSE backs schools scheme – are your kids being taught to Get Money Smart?

Free posters and teaching materials are being sent to every school in England to encourage financial education

28 November 2013

Financial education: MPs say vulnerable under-25s need more help

More should be done to ensure vulnerable young people outside of mainstream schooling receive financial education

29 October 2013

Welsh schools could get financial education boost

Financial education in Wales will get a boost if a new bill is backed by its National Assembly this evening

16 October 2013

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