Author Archives: George Callaghan

Re-set your money habits

Reset Your Money Habits

Undoubtedly, the COVID-19 pandemic is bringing tough times for many. However, as with any challenge, a crisis can bring opportunities for growth and development. In this post I will highlight some key considerations for personal finance. Firstly, the current situation provides an opportunity for renewed focus on the importance of liquidity. We are seeing small[….]

The colour of money

The Colour of Money

As the current Coronavirus crisis highlights, keeping track of spending is a critical part of making sure households can stay afloat during times of uncertainty. In this post I’d like to look at how we can use the simple beauty of colour to enhance the process of regular money tracking. Colour plays a role in[….]

Essential personal finance – part 2

Saving for your future self

Money and personal finance are emotionally loaded and in money coaching the language we use is so important. Certain words can be motivating or captivating whilst others can be a turn-off. The word “pension” is another one which doesn’t usually bring much excitement and I’d like to introduce more engaging alternatives into our Webinar and Workshop programmes.[….]

Essential personal finance – part 1

Essential Personal Finance

Money and personal finance are emotionally loaded and in money coaching the language we use is so important. Certain words can be motivating or captivating whilst others can be a turn-off. Take for example the word “budget”. It doesn’t usually bring much excitement and I would like to introduce more engaging alternatives into our Webinar and Workshop[….]

A clear round of thumbs up

Our Sept - Dec 2019 Webinar Programme has received a clear round of thumbs up from a group of very happy participants.

Our Sept – Dec 2019 Webinar Programme has received a clear round of thumbs up from a group of very happy participants. “I enjoyed the webinar series a lot more than I anticipated I would. The content was invaluable, and I don’t understand why you aren’t taught more of this in high school! George was[….]

A fun introduction to money skills

A fun introduction to money skills - The Money Matrix Game

The participative group workshops, webinars and one-to-one coaching sessions included in our programme are designed for adults. That said, we think you might enjoy the Money Matrix game on the Nationwide Education website. The game is aimed at a younger audience but it could provide the fun element you need in order to start having more meaningful[….]