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Teaching Kids Everyday Money Skills

Bringing financial literacy to all,

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Here at MoneyPrep, we are a team with a dream! A dream of a bright financially literate future for all–young to old, small to tall. We are achieving this dream by teaching financial awareness, critical thinking, and practical application of financial literacy education to children everywhere. Our mission is that the youth of today have the opportunity and the skills to become financially responsible and confident money managers as adults.

Our

Story

2018

Our program was initially developed under the name Liyanage Workshops and we started with in-class facilitation of Financial Literacy workshops for upper elementary and junior high.

2019

Developed “how to teach financial literacy” resource kits for teachers in elementary, junior and senior high school. Facilitators for financial literacy professional development and teacher training.

2020

Evolution to digital product and online financial literacy learning games for elementary with full-spectrum teacher resources rebranded to MoneyPrep.

2021

Developed full-spectrum resources for junior and senior high schools, in addition to the launch of the MoneyPrep mobile app!

Meet the

Founders

Gene Lee

Co-CEO, Co-Founder

Over the past 22 years, Gene has led multiple international businesses in the education, publishing and tech space with global brands such as Rosetta Stone and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Pam Liyanage

Co-CEO, Co-Founder

As a Co-Chief Executive Officer, Pam draws upon her professional career in the financial services industry and the facilitation of in-class workshops to bring personal money management education to kids.

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Ruwan Liyanage

Advisor, Co-Founder

For the past 24 years, Ruwan has worked as a licensed Financial Planner with one of Canada’s largest financial institutions. Through his interactions with thousands of families, he has a deep understanding of the market need for money management skills.

MoneyPrep Financial Literacy Kids

"We believe in planting the seeds of financial knowledge early, watering it often and letting it grow into bright financial futures all over the world."