When you borrow using a credit card and do not pay off the balance each month, you pay interest. In fact, you pay a particular type of interest called compound … Continue reading How to cut the cost of using a credit card
Talking Cents with Ollie teaches children from age seven how money works and how they can save, budget and manage money better
Financial stress can impact physical and mental well-being. Try some practical steps to limit and stop financial stress
In this series of money discussions, we share real money questions people have for personal finance expert and Founder of MoneyWhizz, Mr.Frank Conway. John – Kildare asks: Hi Frank. I … Continue reading Questions from the floor: I have €160,000 on deposit, is this the best use of my money?
By Frank Conway Recently, I attended a primary school in the Dublin area to discuss the latest edition of Talking Cents, the financial education magazine for children aged 7 – … Continue reading Why we are teaching children about money
By Frank Conway Yesterday was money day at one Dublin primary school. Gathered were some 30 5th class students. All of them had been provided copies of the Talking Cents … Continue reading What a bunch of 10-year olds taught me about money
By Frank Conway Research shows that children as young as age seven form lifelong money habits. Financial education content and apps can help them develop good money habits that will … Continue reading Early intervention essential to teach children good money skills
Johnny Depp is broke. So is Lisa-Marie Presley. In the case of Johnny Depp, his reported spending got him in difficulty. But according to Mr. Depp, his financial advisers are … Continue reading Why rich people can end up broke
Financial literacy is defined as the ability to use knowledge and skills to manage financial resources effectively for a lifetime of financial well-being. According to a number of global surveys, Irish citizens generally score lower … Continue reading Financial education in Ireland
Research shows that kids as young as age 7 begin to form life-long money habits. Following are some simple steps adults can take if they want to ensure their 7-year … Continue reading 10 things every parent should teach their 7-year old child about money if they don’t want them to grow up broke!
By Frank Conway Founder, MoneyWhizz It’s never too early to start planning for the things you want to achieve in life. And depending on what those plans are, some will … Continue reading 8 Step Plan to Saving for Your Money Goal
By Frank Conway A combination of medical science and lifestyle changes has resulted in more people living longer. At the same time, more employers have stopped offering defined benefit pensions … Continue reading Financial Education for Future Financial Security