Budget + plus is the free, provider-independent and data protection compliant budget diary for children. The special extra: financial knowledge included.
The financial education app for young people was developed by consumer advice centers and schoolchildren.
With the digital household diary, children and young people learn how to deal with their first own money.
Budget + plus is an offer by the German Consumer Protection Foundation to strengthen consumer education in Germany.
Together with schoolchildren and teachers, the consumer advice centers for North Rhine-Westphalia and Saarland have developed a digital household book that meets the needs of children and young people.
Budget + plus is free of charge and independent of commercial providers. It does not contain any advertising and complies with current data protection requirements. The learning app can be used in class, but also in extracurricular educational work or in private.
With various functions, Budget + plus helps children to keep an overview of their first money:
With the income and expenditure function, all payment transactions are shown at a glance.
You can set your own savings goals and a limit.
An alarm function warns if there is a risk of exceeding the specified budget.
In addition, a knowledge database is available to the young people. This will introduce you to further fields and terms relating to the topic of finance.
The financial education app Budget + plus can be a tool to strengthen financial education in Germany. The aim of the app is to make young people aware of their own finances at an early stage and thus protect them from dangers such as over-indebtedness.