MoneySense programme turns 21

We’re now NatWest Group

Come and visit us for all our latest news, insights and everything NatWest Group.

MoneySense programme turns 21

The bank’s flagship financial education programme relaunches this week with a brand new website.

Our news

27 October 2015

The new MoneySense website provides an extensive range of resources.


This week RBS launches their new and improved MoneySense programme. The financial education programme has helped millions of young people learn about money in nearly 60% of schools in the UK and Ireland for over 21 years.

Teaching young people about money is one of the most important things you can do to equip them for success in adult life. MoneySense does just that - it’s free, impartial and supports the curriculum. Using young people's life experiences, called  'money moments' within the site, such as getting their first mobile phone contract or opening their first bank account, it makes learning how to manage money real, relevant and engaging.

The new MoneySense website provides an extensive range of resources that can be delivered by teachers in class, as well as activities that young people can carry out independently at home. RBS employees will also be encouraged to volunteer in local schools so that they can bring their real-world experience and expertise to the classroom.

Whether it’s managing your money or identifying fraud, content is tailored to the different stages of a young person's financial journey and the revamped MoneySense website now includes content for primary schools.

To find out more information and see what is on offer go to

Posted In

Our news

Related articles

The surprising history of financial education

Archivist Ruth Reed explains how financial education as we know it today is a fairly recent concept, but the seeds of the idea took root well over a century ago.

Guest blog: Making games for MoneySense

Cameron McMillan, of Zapcoder, discusses the collaboration with RBS to create games for the new improved MoneySense programme and what Entrepreneurial Spark has meant for them.

Latest news

RBS to help 2.5 million people each year to be more financially capable

RBS has today committed to helping 2.5 million people in the UK each year to improve their financial capability.

RBS to increase lending to sustainable energy sector following £1.1bn securitisation of loans to UK sustainable energy market

RBS has executed a £1.1bn securitisation deal with Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions (MIDIS), which will allow the bank to recycle capital and increase lending to the sustainable or renewable energy sectors.

RBS launches £1 billion Female Entrepreneurship Funding and announces targets to help create at least 50k new businesses by 2023

RBS has today announced a new £1 billion in funding through NatWest to support female entrepreneurs in the UK to scale and grow – the largest intervention by a UK lender focused specifically on female-led businesses.

We’re now NatWest Group

Come and visit us for all our latest news, insights and everything NatWest Group.

Set Tab for lightbox