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Four in ten of us can’t manage our money. 16 million working age people have less than £300 in savings, and eight million of us are in serious debt.

Financial capability - who is it for?

This website is for employers, charities, financial services companies, researchers, schools, local authorities, parents and anyone looking to help people manage their money. The Money Advice Service is the anchor organisation for the Financial Capability Strategy for the UK. We are an independent service, set up by government. We work in partnership with other organisations to help people make the most of their money.

Talk Money Week: 12-18 November 2018

Talk Money Week (the new name for FinCap Week) is the annual celebration of the work thousands of organisations are doing to improve money management across the UK. Find out more about what’s happening and how you can get involved.

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Financial capability in action

Get Ready pensions tool evaluation

The free, interactive Get Ready online learning tool aims to give people better information about how pensions work and to encourage them to prepare for their post-retirement future.

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Evaluation report published for ‘Talk, Learn, Do’

Since 2016, our project ‘Talk, Learn, Do’ has been encouraging parents across Wales to talk to their children about money. Read the findings from the pilot.

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Higher education student money survey

We partnered with the National Association of Student Money Advisers to understand the financial pressures facing students.

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The Strategy across the UK

As well as the UK Strategy, there are strategies for Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Life stages across the UK

Latest News

  • Wednesday 10 October 2018

    Michael Sheen to speak at Stormont financial capability event

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  • Thursday 4 October 2018

    Talking Money in Wales/Siarad am Arian yng Nghymru

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  • Monday 1 October 2018

    Talk Money Scotland Annual Conference 2018

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