Keep a record of money you receive and how you spend it
Information for Leader (See attached file)
This activity can be completed over a number of weeks.
Listen to a story of the importance of saving (Brownie Money Matters Option One – the Pointy, Squarey and Rolly story)
Give each Brownie a copy of the record sheet (see attached file)
In Pow wow discuss why it is a good idea to record income (money received) and expenditure (money spent)
Why it’s a good idea to set a saving goal
Want to save for something but find it hard to put money aside? Why not make a saving jar?
Saving has to be inviting… So, why not dress up an old jar with a picture of what you are saving for. Stick it to the inside of the jar, along with a name for the ‘fund’ you are creating, and start putting in your spare change!