On the 27th of May, 2023, MinieMoney and The Bulb Africa joined forces to host a one-of-a-kind Children’s Day event that brought finance, technology, and fun to the forefront. At the heart of this electrifying event was the launch of MinieMoney’s revolutionary savings feature called Kolosave to over 2,500 teenagers, igniting a spark of financial empowerment that will shape their future.
Introducing Kolosave: A Game-Changing Savings Feature for Teenagers in Africa
Designed specifically for teenagers, Kolosave empowers them to take control of their financial future and develop a healthy habit of saving. Let’s dive into the incredible features that make Kolosave a game-changer:
- Earn Up to 6% Interest Annually: With Kolosave, teenagers have the opportunity to grow their savings with an attractive interest rate of up to 6% per year. Watch their money work for them and witness their savings multiply over time.
- Save Without Temptation: Kolosave eliminates the impulse to spend by locking funds until the end of the year. This encourages disciplined savings habits and teaches teenagers the value of delayed gratification, setting them up for financial success in the long run.
- Compete and Rise on the Leaderboard: As teenagers save with Kolosave, they can compete with their peers and teenagers from all around the world on the leaderboard. Encourage friendly competition and watch as your child becomes a top saver, earning recognition for their financial achievements.
Other Thrilling Activities That Ignited Imagination and Learning
The Money Games x Future Z Adventure 2.0 was a hub of excitement and discovery, offering an unforgettable experience for all attendees. Here are some of the thrilling activities that captivated teenagers and parents alike:
Inter-School Financial Literacy Competition: Witnessed a Battle of Brains
The event showcased an exhilarating inter-school financial literacy competition. Thirty schools competed for the coveted title, with Doregos Private Academy emerging as the winners. Congratulations to the students who participated, as they not only brought pride to their schools but also received a generous sum of 150,000 Naira credited directly into their MinieMoney accounts.
MinieMoney’s Financial Literacy Quiz: A Test of Knowledge and Wits
The MinieMoney platform hosted engaging financial literacy quizzes, challenging teenagers every 30 minutes for a chance to win 5,000 Naira. The top winners advanced to the final showdown, “Who Wants to be a Miniestar,” where a grand prize of 100,000 Naira awaited the victorious savers. This thrilling competition showcased the financial prowess and determination of these exceptional young individuals.
Coding Hackathon and Scholarships: Empowering Tech Talents
The event celebrated the spirit of innovation with a captivating coding hackathon led by The Bulb. A deserving teenager was crowned the winner, and twelve lucky individuals secured scholarships to pursue coding courses at The Bulb, courtesy of Sterling Bank. This incredible opportunity will shape the future of these aspiring tech talents and equip them with the necessary skills to thrive in the digital age.
MinieMoney Makes Dreams a Reality: #MinieLandLords Partnership
In an exciting partnership with Chateau Royal, MinieMoney introduced #MinieLandLords, enabling parents to purchase landed properties for their children with a convenient two-year payment plan. As a testament to this collaboration, two fortunate teenagers each won a plot of land at Chateau Royal’s prestigious estate in Epe, Lagos
MinieMoney, with its innovative Kolosave feature, is empowering teenagers to take control of their financial future. By blending finance, technology, and engaging experiences, MinieMoney sets the stage for a generation of financially savvy and successful individuals. Through its commitment to providing an educational platform for financial literacy, MinieMoney is transforming the lives of young individuals and paving the way for a prosperous future.