Adolescent Banking

Teaching management, finance apps offer youth insight via digital interaction

Implications - Going beyond traditional piggy banks, parents are turning to apps and online features to encourage management skills and financial literacy. Using social media and smartphone usage to combine lessons about finance with entertainment, these digitized techniques speak to a desire to introduce responsibility early on.
SCORE: 4.6
Mild Top 4 Examples: 3,744 Total Clicks Jul 14 - Dec 15
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Child Banking Services - Osper Allows Parents to Empower Children with a Sense of Financial Freedom
SCORE: 5.3
Warm 1,709 Clicks Pub: Jul 4, 14
Child Banking Services
Osper Allows Parents to Empower Children with a Sense of Financial Freedom
Osper is a mobile-only banking service targeted towards the youngest millennials—teenagers and children aged 8 and over. The app aims to teach young people financial responsibility and empower... [More]
Parent-Approved Allowance Apps - The iAllowance Personal Finance App is Made for Tweens and Teens
SCORE: 5.2
Mild 271 Clicks Pub: Dec 1, 15
Parent-Approved Allowance Apps
The iAllowance Personal Finance App is Made for Tweens and Teens
Parental influence over tweens and teens when it comes to finance is a difficult area to navigate, so the iAllowance personal finance app is designed to work with parents and children alike to... [More]
Parent-Controlled Banking Apps - This New Finance App Facilitates Peer-to-Peer Money Transfers
SCORE: 3.4
Untested 1,659 Clicks Pub: Aug 5, 15
Parent-Controlled Banking Apps
This New Finance App Facilitates Peer-to-Peer Money Transfers
Technology firm Virtual Piggy has released a new version of its Oink app that is intended to help young consumers learn how to manage their money. The app is largely targeted at Millenials and... [More]
Teenager Finance Trackers - BillTracker is a Bill Management App That Puts Everything in One Place
SCORE: 3.2
Untested 105 Clicks Pub: Dec 1, 15
Teenager Finance Trackers
BillTracker is a Bill Management App That Puts Everything in One Place
The modern teenager has more control over spending habits than ever, which means that bill management is a top priority for many to ensure they don’t damage their credit before their adult... [More]