the youth Liason Officer I thought it was a good idea to give
you an idea of what it is like to be a youth with statistics and
in the future, pictures, interviews etc.
money management skills survey, 2002*
of young people interviewed (14-21) who:
they manage their own finances: 4 out of 10
...have saved at least $1000 in past year: 1 in 5
saving for something special: Two thirds
...have superannuation, credit card, insurance or shares: 1 in
of 14-17-year-olds who work part-time: one third
*Source: Commonwealth Bank media release, online 30/07/02.