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Forest Gate Community College set to learn how to budget, bank and borrow

Friday, March 7, 2014
4:19 PM

Students in Newham will be ready for whatever the economy throws at them after taking part in a workshop that helps them handle money issues next week.

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Forest Gate Community College is one of the schools benefiting from the education experts who will teach youths how to budget, bank and borrow.

They will learn how to defuse a personal debt time bomb, combat the savings crisis and a resist burgeoning ‘boomerang generation’.

The workshops will take place at Forest Gate Community School on March, 13 at 2.30pm and young people will have a chance to win an iPad and £1,000 worth of our financial education workshops for their school.

The initiative is part of the Learn Money 2014, a financial literacy action week started by Young Global Leader, Henrik Naujoks in 2011.

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