Money for Life

Money for Life is delivered by Youth Scotland in partnership with UK Youth and is funded by Lloyds Banking Group to inspire a generation to make the most of their money.

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Money for Life is a three-year programme inspiring a generation to make the most of their money. From empowering young people  to feel confident and start talking openly about money to providing high-quality training and crucial support systems; Money for Life equips 16-25 year olds across the UK with the knowledge, life skills and provision needed to manage their money.​

Our partners

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UK Youth is a leading national charity who, deliver a wide range of informal educational opportunities for young people aged 9-25 years living in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.​

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Money for Life is one of several flagship programmes which contribute to Lloyds Banking Group’s ambition to help Britain prosper – focusing on the social and economic issues which the group is best placed to help address.

Over 3 years Money for Life aims to reach over 30,000 young people across the UK through our Money Masterclass. Here’s how we’re doing so far:​

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Throughout the Money for Life programme, Youth Scotland is partnering with UK Youth, Youth Cymru, Youth Action Northern Ireland, youth organisations to deliver Money Masterclasses across the UK.​

Delivered by peer educators, called Money Champions, alongside trained youth workers, the programme will build practical money skills and confidence to empower thousands of young people to make the most of their money and feel financially capable.​

From empowering young people to feel confident and start talking openly about money to providing high-quality training and crucial support systems; Money for Life equips 16-25 year olds across the UK with the knowledge, life skills and provision needed to manage their money.​

Find out more by visiting moneyforlife.org.uk or by following @MoneyForLifeUK on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

If you have any questions about the programme, or are interested in becoming a Money for Life Hub in Scotland, contact: Kobi Cooke, Development Worker on kobi.cooke@youthscotland.org.uk or call 0131 554 2561

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