Mustard Seed Appeal

Pennies to Pounds – Impact of LifeSavers on the wider community (Part 2)

This series of blogs explore how ordinary people learn and apply lessons of financial capability in their everyday lives.Read more

The Impact of Lifesavers Programme in Ashington (Part 1)

In this two-part blog, Just Finance Foundation development worker for Together Newcastle, Liz Chadwick, shares her thoughts on the impact of LifeSavers on the aspirations of local school children.Read more

Financial capability and buying a house at 23 – the lessons I’ve learnt

This series of blogs explore how ordinary people learn and apply lessons of financial capability in their everyday lives.Read more

Butter Pans and Pancakes made from Potatoes

This series of blogs explore how ordinary people learn and apply lessons of financial capability in their everyday lives.Read more

What sort of financial personality do I want to be?

Financial capability, (also known as financial literacy or financial education), focuses on the knowledge and skills required to make effective and informed money management decisions.Read more

Bank of England sees LifeSavers in action

Andy Haldane, Chief Economist at the Bank of England spent a day at Church of England Primary School. Andy spent time with Year 5 and 6 pupils in charge of the LifeSavers programme. LifeSavers is designed to help children manage money wisely. The Mustard Seed Appeal supports such programmes to promote a fair financial future for all.Read more