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Celebrate Money Week 2014 with ABE!

Adult Basic Education are running a series of events as part of the council's Money Week.

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Celebrate Money Week 2014 with ABE! 

Adult Basic Education are running a series of events as part of the council's Money Week.  

 is back! This year's event runs from 6-11 October at venues across West Lothian. The programme is packed with free fun events to help you with everyday money management. 

ABE is running free workshops and tasters as part of Money Week. Download the pdf icon full Money Week programme [1Mb] to find out more about the Money Week events happening in your area. 

More for Less

To help you get the most out of your money, we are running free taster sessions of our financial literacy course More For Less. This course will help you to save energy and cash, has tips to help you reduce waste, and gives you the chance to re-use your packaging by getting crafty. The tasters will run at the these venues: 

Almondbank Centre, Craigshill
Monday 6th October
​10am - 11am

Whitburn Community Development Trust
West Main Street,Whitburn
Wednesday 8th October
2pm - 3pm

Call 01506 283000 (option 3) to book your free place


Apps Workshop

ABE are also running a free apps workshop, where you can learn hints and tips for using smart phones and tablets to save you ££s. You will need to bring your own smart phone or tablet with you but an internet connection will be available. 

Broxburn Family Centre

Monday 6th October

12.30pm-2.30pm 

Call 01506 283000 (option 3) to book your free place. Limited creche spaces are available - please enquire when booking. 


Five Day Money Makeover

Give yourself a Five Day Money Makeover ! This five day programme features a series of events to help you take the first steps towards a better financial future. Sign up to West Lothian Council's Facebook page for daily tips, and visit the  Five Day Money Makeover webpage for more suggestions and online resources. 

For more information on all  events and activities, visit the  or pdf icon download the full programme. [1Mb]. For more on the Five Day Money Makeover click here.