Feel confident dealing with money matters.

If you want to help people in your school, community group, or workplace develop effective money management skills, or you’re looking for yourself, we cover it all.

Our free fun and interactive workshops will help you feel more confident about making decisions about money. We work with a range of organisations such as schools, employers, and community groups to deliver effective money management skills for their people.

The workshops cover a whole range of topics including:

  • spending plans and budgeting
  • saving goals and plan
  • how to calculate the true cost of borrowing
  • making your money go further
  • banking digitally
  • compound interest: its impact on savings and debt
  • the 'leak factor'
  • retirement
  • buying your first home
  • managing mortgage
  • insurance.

Money management for students

We’ve got specific Managing Your Money workshops tailored for students from Primary through to Tertiary. Our workshops are also supported by fun and exciting board games that embed learning of financial concepts.

Contact us for a workshop

We are more than happy to customise a workshop for your workplace, school, or community group. Register your interest for a Managing Your Money workshop.

Managing Your Money online classes.

If you’re looking to improve your own financial well being, join our Managing Your Money online classes. Learn how to manage your money from the comfort of your own home, no matter where you are in the country.

We're always adding more webinars on different topics, so check back in regularly for updates.

Our topics range from:

  • Spending and budgeting
  • Understanding debt
  • Preparing for the future: KiwiSaver and retirement
  • Weathering the storms: planning for the unexpected
  • Buying your first home.

Head to our Facebook events page to see what classes we have coming up, and join in on the learning. If you do not wish to register through Facebook, please email managingyourmoney@westpac.co.nz.

We use Microsoft Teams to run our sessions. This is freely available to anyone. If you're joining us on a smartphone or tablet you will need to download the free app.