Rooster Hero: Russell Winnard

Our ‘Rooster Heroes’ series brings you financial experts from all over the world, asking them 10 quick fire questions on all things pocket money and allowances – so you learn from the best. They’re all leaders in their field, and they’re all people we at RoosterMoney admire. This month we spoke to Russell Winnard. Russell […]

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8 ways to get your kids excited about saving

The best way to learn is by doing, and by giving your kids a bit more control over their allowance, they can start to make decisions about what to stash away in savings or put towards their goals.   1. Get them logged in ūüď≤ If your child has their own device, they can login […]

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Top Tips on Giving Pocket Money

It can be difficult to get into a routine and manage pocket money. Whether you plan on using an¬†online pocket money tracker¬†to help you or not, getting into a pocket money routine will help your whole family benefit from giving pocket money. Every family is different and you need to design a routine that works […]

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RoosterMoney – Money Matters Course

We’re really excited to bring you our updated Money Matters Course, developed in association with¬†Children’s University   What is the Money Matters course? It’s a free to download, printable set of activity sheets. The course is open to all, but it’s ideal for 7 to 12 years old. The activities start off quite basic and […]

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Children’s Privacy Policy

Data privacy is of utmost importance to us at RoosterMoney! We felt it was very important for children to better understand data privacy and their own rights over their data, so we’re super excited to share our new¬†Children’s Privacy Policy! This serves as both an educational guide for your children and informative on RoosterMoney’s policies […]

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Going into holiday mode

With many kids starting their school vacations, routine gets disrupted, and in some cases this includes the allowance routine as well. Back in February, we ran a poll in our newsletter asking if¬†family allowance routines changed over the holidays and 74% said it did to a certain extent. With that in mind, there are a […]

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Families can now access RoosterMoney from their Amazon Alexa devices

You can search for the¬†‘RoosterMoney’¬†skill from your Amazon Alexa app and¬†Enable¬†it for your family. Use your parent login details to link you account and then say¬†‘Alexa, open RoosterMoney’! We developed the RoosterMoney skill for Amazon Alexa to act as a family hub where everyone can find out how much is owed to who, who earned […]

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Ted Talks that inspire

All of us at RoosterHQ enjoy a good Ted Talk. They’re short, insightful and a lot of the time, they’re funny and entertaining too! We also think they provide some great ‘kidspiration’! From engaging ways to get children into engineering, to the small questions asked that can lead to the next big scientific discovery, we […]

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Rooster Hero: Tom Hartmann

Our ‘Rooster Heroes’ series brings you financial experts from all over the world, asking them 10 quick fire questions on all things pocket money and allowances – so you learn from the best. They’re all leaders in their field, and they’re all people we at RoosterMoney admire. This month we spoke to Tom Hartmann. Tom […]

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Top Coding Apps for Kids

We may be a bit biased here at RoosterMoney (being an app and all), but coding is a great language to equip kids with for the future. We interact with technology everyday and code forms the basis of pretty much everything in the digital world. So we’ve uncovered the best coding apps for kids out […]

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Best Money Books for Kids

Following on from the popularity of our top coding apps for kids post, we thought we’d share our best money books for kids this time. The way we see it, storytelling isn’t just for entertainment,¬† it’s also a really effective way to teach complex subjects, like MONEY ūüíį. From saving for a new toy to […]

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Spring Cleaning Money Making Hacks For Your Kids

Spring is in the air! Well at least for us at RoosterHQ and with Spring comes the annual attempt to declutter and deep clean. Fear not, it’s time for you to sit back, take a supervisory role and kick start some earning and learning with the kids. So here’s our spring cleaning money making tips […]

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Giving just got better

Giving just got better We’ve teamed up with¬†JustGiving, the world’s most trusted online fundraising platform, to make it easier for you to make a donation within the App ūüéČ We know that lots of families on RoosterMoney are passionate about supporting charities. Getting your kids into Giving can be a great opportunity to get them […]

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Rooster Family Story: Meet Sam and Miesha

Meet Sam and Miesha. Their father, Tim, has been using RoosterMoney with them for a year now and sent this wonderful video in capturing exactly what they think of it. We love the detail in here on how much pocket money they get each week, how they earn it, and even that Sam know’s the […]

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10 Best Math Apps for Kids

There are a lot of educational Apps out there, but not all will hit the mark. We’ve done the hard work of separating the wheat from the chaff ūüĆĺ and have evaluated these 10 best math apps for kids so our Rooster Families don’t have to do the work. Best math apps for kids under […]

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Review past activity with the new Pot History

To kick off the year, we thought it would be nice if you and your kids could reflect on past transactions. So we’ve added a new¬†History¬†feature which lets you look back at activity in your¬†Spend, Save and Give pots! Just click the total from the pot you’re in, and voila, you have that pot’s History! […]

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Introducing Spend, Save & Give

When we set up RoosterMoney, we were very clear on our mission.¬†We believe the world would be a better place if we all started talking about money earlier. Since we launched, more than 200,000 of you have joined our Rooster Family; thank you for your amazing support ūüéČ Along with the rest of the team, […]

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Spread the Love

Thanks for supporting us on our mission! We believe the world would be a better place if more families talked about money earlier ‚̧ԳŹ You have your very own referral link that you can quickly share from within your RoosterMoney app by following these steps: From your family dashboard tap on the Menu in the […]

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Watch that Rooster climb!

We’ve got lots of exciting things in our latest app update!   What’s New? You may have noticed that the child dashboard looks slightly different. Here’s what’s changed in a nutshell ūüĆį For kids:¬†Now you can log in to your account and see your saving and spending visualized by pot! You can also use the […]

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Off to your local charity shop? Get your kids involved!

After our post on¬†teaching kids the value of money¬†I thought I would follow up with one of my favourite ways of putting that into practice – getting your children involved with a trip to the local charity shop! Last weekend we carted a car boot full of stuff to our local charity shop. Old clothes […]

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