Talking About Money

Talking About Money
Brought to you by the RoosterMoney editorial team, in conjunction with some of our younger users, here’s a few kick-starters on how to have those positive conservations about money around the house. Whether you’re just trying to explain the difference between a need and a want, or you’re ready to get into the magic of compound interest, these little guides should come in handy.

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Talking About Pensions

Do you understand how saving for later life works? Could you explain it to your kids? Try reading through this primer with them, and it should help

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Talking About Cryptocurrency

How well do you understand this new, digital money? Could you explain it to your kids? Try reading through this primer with them, and it should help

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Talking About the Stock Market

Have your children just asked you ‘what is the stock market?’ Try this simple, fun guide from the educational pocket money app for kids and parents, RoosterMoney.

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Talking About Mortgages

Have your children just asked ‘what is a mortgage?’ Try this simple, fun guide from the educational pocket money app for kids and parents, RoosterMoney.

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Talking About Tax

How well do you understand this new, digital money? Could you explain it to your kids? Try reading through this primer with them, and it should help

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Talking About Banks

Don’t know how to explain banks to kids? Here’s quite a few ways in, all of which should help to foster financial literacy in children.

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Talking About Money

Finding it hard to explain money to your children? Then try these ways in, all of which should help to foster financial literacy in children.

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Talking About Compound Interest

Compound interest is the super power that expands your savings – or makes a mountain of debt. The earlier you understand compound interest, the earlier you can start making the most of it!

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Talking About Earning

Sadly, money doesn’t always appear magically as pocket money or birthday presents. Helping kids earn cash, rather than just handing it out, can teach them about the value of money.

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Talking About Needs And Wants

Introducing the difference between Needs and Wants will help your kids decide where to spend right now, and even how to budget in later life. Win-win.

Talking About Interest

Explaining the basic concept of interest can really jump start your child’s enthusiasm for saving and help avoid running up debts in later life.