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Riveren's Financial Literacy Program: equipping the next generation


Riveren's Financial Literacy Education Program is more than just a curriculum; it's a commitment to fostering financial confidence in our future leaders.


With a focus on real-world relevance, our practical curriculum goes beyond theory to provide students with actionable financial insights that will last a lifetime. What sets our program apart is the expertise of our dedicated educators who facilitate engaged learning experiences.


Through interactive lessons, students learn essential financial concepts, such as budgeting, saving, investing, and understanding credit. These practical skills not only prepare them for the complexities of the adult financial world but also empower them to make informed decisions from a young age. Our program aims to break the cycle of financial illiteracy and alleviate the burden of financial stress for future generations.


Empowering Future Generations: A Crucial Role for Educators in Financial Literacy

Financial literacy is a fundamental life skill that transcends age and socioeconomic status. It's not just about understanding numbers; it's about making informed financial decisions that can profoundly impact our lives. Recent research from the University of Newcastle paints a concerning picture - over 38.3% of surveyed respondents in Australia's workforce are financially illiterate. This alarming statistic means that more than 5.3 million Australians are navigating the complex financial landscape with insufficient knowledge. It's no wonder that financial stress has become a pervasive issue, affecting 62% of working Australians and steadily increasing year on year.


In this context, educators play a pivotal role in shaping the financial future of our youth. Riveren, a leading wealth advisory company, recognises the importance of financial literacy and has taken proactive steps to address this issue. Our Financial Literacy Education Program for both primary and secondary schools is designed to empower young Australians with the knowledge and skills they need to make sound financial decisions as they journey into adulthood.


The Role of Educators

Educators are at the forefront of this transformative journey. By integrating financial literacy into the school curriculum, educators have the power to shape students' financial mindsets and equip them with life-changing skills. Riveren's program extends beyond traditional teaching methods, encouraging students to explore real-life financial scenarios. It fosters a sense of responsibility and independence, essential qualities for navigating the financial complexities of adulthood.


Financial Well-being for Educators

Educators dedicate their lives to nurturing the minds of our young people. At Riveren, we believe it's equally important to nurture your financial well-being. Our services, which include property advisory, buyer advocacy, accounting/taxation, finance brokering, and financial planning, extend to Principals, teaching staff, family and friends as well.


We understand the unique financial challenges and opportunities that those in the education sector face. Whether you're looking to secure your first home, build a diverse investment portfolio, gain control over your finances, or achieve long-term wealth, our experienced team is here to guide you. We believe in the concept of being "financially whole, perfect, and complete," and we're committed to helping you reach a state of financial independence.


Achieving Financial Completeness

Financial completeness is about more than just numbers in a bank account. It's the peace of mind that comes from knowing you're on the right financial path, both personally and professionally. 


Our comprehensive approach to financial wellness includes:

  1. Personalised Financial Planning: We work closely with you to create personalised financial plans that align with your goals and aspirations. Whether it's saving for retirement, buying a home, or investing for the future, we provide expert guidance every step of the way.

  2. Wealth Building Strategies: Our experienced team specialises in building wealth through a variety of asset classes, from property to shares. We help you diversify your portfolios and make informed investment decisions.

  3. Mortgage Brokering: Securing the right mortgage is crucial when looking to buy your first home or investing in property. Riveren partners with industry experts across Australia to ensure our clients have access to the best lending solutions.

  4. Property Advisory and Advocacy: Navigating through the complexities of home ownership, property investment or buying and selling a property, Riveren’s experienced team of property advisors guide you every step of the process to mitigate your risk to ensure your path to success in property. 

  5. Accounting and Taxation: Our dedicated accountants provide comprehensive tax and accounting services, including tax returns, bookkeeping, tax advice, and budgeting. We help you manage your finances effectively and maximise your financial potential.

  6. Financial Education: We are committed to educating our clients about financial literacy. We believe that knowledge is power, and our financial experts provide valuable insights to help you make informed financial decisions.

  7. Retirement Planning: Planning for retirement should be at the forefront of your mind. Riveren's financial planning experts specialise in creating retirement strategies that ensure a comfortable and secure future. We understand the intricacies of superannuation and can guide you on optimizing your retirement savings.

  8. Risk Management: Life is full of uncertainties, but financial security doesn't have to be compromised. Riveren helps you assess and manage financial risks, offering insurance solutions that provide peace of mind in the face of unexpected events.

  9. Ongoing Support: Achieving financial completeness is a journey, not a destination. Riveren offers continuous support, regularly reviewing your financial plans and adapting them to changing circumstances. Our commitment to your financial well-being doesn't end once a plan is in place; we're here for the long haul.


Your Financial Journey Starts Here

If you're a Principal, teacher or staff member looking to secure your financial future, build wealth, gain control over your finances and achieve financial independence, Riveren is here to guide you. Our team of industry experts collectively with over 80 years’ experience, are passionate about helping educators like you, reach a state of financial completeness.


Through our unique process and mobile app, we provide you with the tools and knowledge to make confident financial decisions. Riveren is more than just a financial advisory company; we're your partner on the path to financial success.


Get Started Today

As educators, you have the opportunity to shape the financial future of our youth. By partnering with Riveren and utilising our Financial Literacy Education Program, you can equip your students with the knowledge and skills they need to thrive in the real world. Together, we can break the cycle of financial illiteracy and empower future generations to make confident and informed financial decisions.


Interested in Riveren's Financial Literacy School Education Programs? Want to learn more about how Riveren can support your financial well-being and help you become "financially whole, perfect, and complete"? Contact us today, and let's embark on this transformative journey towards financial literacy and empowerment together.

1300 224 014 



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