We're hosting a calendar of events throughout August and September:
Tue, 10 September: Dozens Digital Skills Day with Google
Thu, 12 September: Better Budgeting with Made of Money
Mon, 16 September: Financial Education for Young and Old
Thu, 19 September: Tech for retailers: help your business compete with Amazon
Tue, 24 September: Intro to Social Media and Email Marketing
Wed, 25 September: Spreadsheets & Financials
Thu, 26 September: Building your savings
Tue, 30 July: Open Door at Harrow Road with Communities Lead Rob
Fri, 12 July: Co-Create the Bank Branch of the Future with us!
We aimed to find solutions for the lack of access to financial products and the lack of financial understanding that is holding so many people back. We wanted to make finance fairer and help everyone financially progress.
It brings a current account, budgeting, saving and investing all together in one app, allowing anyone, over time, to progress from spender to saver to investor. The app has done brilliantly – in its first six months it’s helped over 12,000 people manage their money better and that number is continuing to grow.
What about the 21% of the UK who do not have full basic digital skills? What about the person who isn’t confident on a smart phone? Or someone who doesn’t always have reliable wifi? What about the small business who needs access to physical banking services, and needs their customers to have access to cash?