Frequently asked questions

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1. What is ASB GetWise?

ASB GetWise is an innovative New Zealand financial literacy programme, brought to you by ASB. It aims to teach financial literacy in a fun and interactive way, increasing student engagement and improving learning outcomes. In 2020, ASB GetWise launched an exciting digital experience to compliment the face-to-face workshops and to allow access to the programme to more communities across New Zealand.

2. Does the programme sell bank products to my child?

Absolutely not. The ASB GetWise programme does not promote any bank products or services.

3. How much does the programme cost?

The ASB GetWise programme is delivered completely free of charge, including the digital experiences which can be accessed without taking part in the face-to-face programme.

4. What is the GetWise learning portal?

The GetWise learning portal is the website that houses our interactive digital experiences including online modules and access to our Augmented Reality app and comic book.

5. How will my child’s information be used?

We only use information for the purposes of creating profiles that allow access to the resources. No personal information is shared with third parties. You can read more about how we use your data in our privacy policy here.