The landscape of money and finances in the UK, and globally, is a fast changing topic. This book explores the issues of family finances, credit, loans and savings. It also looks at developments like Bitcoin and the rise of cryptocurrencies. In addition to this, it considers trends such as mobile wallets and moving towards a cashless economy.
The information inside comes from a variety of sources, including newspapers, magazines, government reports and charity groups; providing different perspectives on challenging topics. At the end of the book is a selection of activities that will encourage interaction, literacy, critical thinking and independent research. Content is accessible and engaging, tailored primarily towards the 14 to 18 age group.