497. Insights: Kids cards and financial literacy in the digital age

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Simon Taylor is joined by some great guests to talk about kids cards, financial tools and financial literacy.

As we steadily move our lives online, the financial experiences of children and young people are becoming increasingly digital too. In this episode of Fintech Insider, Simon Taylor sits down with guests from the industry to discuss child accounts, kids’ cards and financial literacy for young people. We find out how the use of financial tools for kids is developing - particularly as a result of the pandemic - and the risks, challenges and opportunities that come along with an increasing number of children engaging with digital financial products.

Joining Simon for the discussion are:

  • Stephen Dury - Direction of Innovation, Santander
  • Louise Hill - Co-founder & Chief Operating Officer, gohenry
  • Maisum Dairkee - Lead Product Owner, Revolut Junior

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Fintech Insider by 11:FS is a podcast dedicated to all things fintech, banking, technology and financial services. Hosted by a rotation of 11:FS experts including David Brear, Simon Taylor, Jason Bates and Sarah Kocianski and joined by a range of brilliant guests, we cover the latest global news, bring you interviews from industry experts or take a deep dive into subject matters such as APIs, AI or digital banking.

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Special Guests: Louise Hill, Maisum Dairkee , and Stephen Dury.

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