P541 Teletext 541 Oct27 21:12:52       ——————————————————————————————  MONEY LESSONS FROM CAR BOOT SALES Educating children about money can pay dividends when they are older. Car boot sales, as well as being an ideal place to find reasonably priced collectables, teach children simple principles about the value of money. If you are lucky, you may even find a real treasure. Children can save fortunes buying tous, games or sports equipment and have lots of fun at the same time. ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— by Ruth Mansergh IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p148 Insurance Tax Credit&debt TV Guide
P541 Teletext 541 Oct27 21:14:2h       ——————————————————————————————  MONEY LESSONS FROM CAR BOOT SALES Early lessons in money are very important, says Sarah Allott-Davey of financial adviser Heron House, Newport. She adds: "Car boot sales are a good place for children to learn simple principles about the value of money. "They understand that if they sell an old toy for £1, they can go and buy another one of similar value, although £1 doesn't really have any monetary value to them." ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— Are you a Premium Bond winner? 539 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p148 Insurance Tax Credit&debt TV Guide
P541 Teletext 541 Oct27 21:12:58       ——————————————————————————————  MONEY LESSONS FROM CAR BOOT SALES Ms Allott-Davey, managing director of Heron House financial adviser believes car boot sales offer valuable lessons to children. "I think car boot sales are really useful to demonstrate to children that by shopping around they can get better ualue for their money. "What may cost £1 in a car boot sale may cost £10 in a high street store." ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— "Best buy" home loan rates 536 BACK A WINNER WITH RACING NEWS p550 Insurance Tax Credit&debt TV Guide
P541 Teletext 541 Oct27 21:12:14       ——————————————————————————————  MONEY LESSONS FROM CAR BOOT SALES Tips on buying from car boot sales: Expect all weather conditions. Arrive early to get the pick of things for sale. Take a torch in winter. Take plenty of small change with you. People at car boot sales do not welcome cheques. ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— Latest rates on National Savings 540 CELEBRITY GOSSIP p617 Insurance Tax Credit&debt TV Guide
P541 Teletext 541 Oct27 21:13:41       ——————————————————————————————  MONEY LESSONS FROM CAR BOOT SALES Car boot sales are a good place for children to learn simple principles about the value of money. Be ready to sift. You have to be determined enough to sort through the heaps on uninteresting objects to find the thing you are looking for. Haggle. If you do see something which takes your fancy, ask its price, but feel free to haggle over it. There are no fixed prices at boot sales. ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— "Best buy" personal loans 546 IS LOVE IN THE AIR FOR YOU? p148 Insurance Tax Credit&debt TV Guide
P541 Teletext 541 Oct27 21:13:06       ——————————————————————————————  MONEY LESSONS FROM CAR BOOT SALES Children love car boot sales and they are great sales people, says Gene Hoyle, a director of the car boot sale organiser Hoyle's Promotions. Prices for a pitch at a car boot sale range from as little as £3 to £12. Linda Davis of giantcarboot.co.uk promoter says: "Ideally, there should be lots of people, a good atmosphere and plenty of buyers." ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— "Best buy" credit card deals 546 GET AWAY FROM IT ALL! HOLIDAYS p200 Insurance Tax Credit&debt TV Guide
P541 Teletext 541 Oct27 21:13:32       ——————————————————————————————  MONEY LESSONS FROM CAR BOOT SALES If you don't have much you want to sell at a car boot sale, you can always put your skills to the test and trawl boot sales buying stock for your own sale. Unchipped porcelain, old photos and toys are always good bets. You might also be on to a winner with rare or first edition books. Every weekend, at the crack of dawn, hundreds of thousands are lured by the potential lucre of car boot sales. ——————————————————————————————————7/7—— Personal Finance headlines today 530 RACING EXTRA — A FRONTRUNNER p570 Insurance Tax Credit&debt TV Guide