What UK teenagers spend their money on

The Office for National Statistics has published some information on children’s spending (i.e., where children spend their money, and how much), here and here.   The data reveals that teenage girls (13 to 15 years old) spend an average of £20.20 a week, whereas teenage boys spend an average of £17.30 a week. That’s nearly … Continue reading What UK teenagers spend their money on

Young consumers have (pestering) power, money and networks

Hello and apologies for the long silence. What can I say? I have been on holidays, with the family. While I planned to write a couple of posts during the holidays, our days ended up being too busy - and wi-fi access too patchy – for that to happen. During the family holidays I was … Continue reading Young consumers have (pestering) power, money and networks