Budgets

Budgets

I have been working with my class on budgets using Google Sheets, but it would be awesome to have a budget function on the Banqer site itself. Does anyone else do budgeting with their classes? I thin

Can students use Kiwisaver to buy a first house?

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Hi Nick, This is a great question. Unfortunately, it's not an automatic option through the website, the reason being that the properties are seen as investments as students earn a rental income once

Tax isn't showing up for some of my students

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Insurance

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Hi Lucy, Thanks for your question. Firstly, let me note that after an incident an affected student can't buy insurance until they have paid off their debt. They can sell a damaged car for a lower c

Bankers

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Hi Emma, Great to hear that you're using Bankers to help out in your classroom. From the student's point of view, they make payments/debits from the 'Payments & Transfers' tab. When the Banker first

How do I go back and change the amount students get paid per question on the start up quiz?

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Hi Rachel, Unfortunately, this isn't currently possible but we love the suggestion so it could be something we consider for the future. However, I'm aware that this doesn't help you currently. So,

Are career payments automatic or manual?

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If students have applied for jobs, and you have accepted them, their payments are automatic, and start 1 week from when you hire them, so no set payday.

Trasferring Classroom Ownership

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Hi Kaii, Absolutely! If you go into classroom settings, you can invite a teacher by adding their email address. Once the teacher has accepted the invitation you can then go back into classroom setti

I have a child who wants to make a weekly donation to one of your charities. How do I do this?

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Hi Sally, Charitable Giving can take place for students from the 'Basic Income' module. Get them to jump in that module from their account and it should be straight forward. They'll be able to pick b

How can I make my class in alphabetical order?

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Hi Lucy, You can change this from your "Classroom Settings" if you go to "Dashboard Settings" and check/uncheck the "Order students by last name" box and save it. Hopefully this helps! Kendall

some children in my year 5 class are looking for business ideas. If you have can you please share

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Hi Sarah, Near the end of each term we have a bake sale (at their parent's discretion). Some students will come to school with some baking and sell it for banqer cash (we have made some printable cla

Donations

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Hi Sally, Good question! At the moment, charity donations are made at the same time as income payments, so unfortunately one-off payments aren't currently an option. We really like the idea though,