Talk Money Week 2018

Talk Money Week (formerly Financial Capability Week) is the annual celebration of the work thousands of organisations are doing to improve money management across the UK. It is an annual event which takes place in mid-November organised as part of the Financial Capability Strategy for the UK and aims to get more people talking about money.

Please find below the activities planned across Craven and Harrogate over the week and please click here to download a promotional flier in pdf format.

Saving Christmas

How to shop, save and stay safe online. Enjoy your first mince pie of the season and get Christmas all wrapped up with  North Yorkshire’s Adult Learning and Skills Service

  • Harrogate Tuesday 13 November 2018; 10 am – 12.30 pm noon Tel: 01609 536658
  • Skipton Wednesday 14 November 2018; 10 am – 12.30 pm Tel: 01609 534548
  • Ripon Friday 16 November 2018; 10 am – 12.30 pm Tel: 01609 536623
  • Knaresborough Friday 16 November 2018 2 – 4.30 pm Tel: 01609 536610

 

How to spot fraud and scams

Find about online security and how to protect yourself, family and friends from scams with NatWest Community Bankers Catherine Robertshaw and Lee Daley (Knaresborough and Skipton) and Santander (Supermobile: Kettlewell and Buckden stops)

 

  • Knaresborough Friday 16 November 2018 2 – 4 pm Tel: 01609 536610 (Talk)
  • Skipton Saturday 17 November 2018 10 am – 12 noon Tel: 01609 534548  (Drop-in)
  • Buckden (Supermobile stop) Wednesday 14 November 2018 10.30 am – 12.30 noon (Drop-in)
  • Kettlewell (Supermobile stop) Wednesday 14 November 2018 2 – 4 pm (Drop-in)

 

Benefits Check

Did you know you could be entitled to some extra help  in later life to give you more money in your pocket? Drop-in and meet Sara from AgeUK North Craven to help you find what you might be entitled to claim

 

  • Ingleton Monday 12 November 2018 10 am – 12 noon Tel: 01609 534504
  • Settle Tuesday 13 November 2018 10 am – 12 noon Tel: 01609 534535

 

Money Talks Coffee Mornings

Find out practical ways to save money and make the most of your income with our money experts at our relaxed pop up coffee mornings

 

  • Harrogate Tuesday 13 November 2018  10.30 am – 12 noon Tel: 01609 536658
  • Skipton Thursday 15 November 2018 10.30 am – 12 noon Tel: 01609 534548
  • Ripon Friday 16 November 2018 10.30 am – 12 noon Tel: 01609 536623

 

Energy Switch Sessions

Join Rachel from Citizen’s Advice and see if you can get a better energy deal by switching suppliers. Bring your current bill and all your relevant paperwork too.

 

  • Settle 14 November 2018  2 – 4 pm noon  Tel: 01609 534535
  • South Craven 14 November 2018 10 am – 12 noon  Tel: 01609 534502

 

Cheap as Chips Harrogate, Skipton, and Ripon libraries will also be showcasing the ‘Cheap as Chips’ collection, a special collection of cook books, including titles by Jack Monroe, Jamie Oliver and Miguel Barclay, offering advice on how to cook great meals on a budget and put together especially for Talk Money Week.