Split Allowance allows you to set a percentage of your child's allowance to automatically get added to the Spend, Save or Give pots when Allowance is delivered.

To set up Split Allowance for your child:

  1. Tap Menu in the top right corner of the family dashboard

  2. Tap Manage Account

  3. Tap on the name of the child who you'd like to set the Split Allowance for

  4. Tap Split Allowance

  5. From here you can tap the 'edit' icon to add the percent % of allowance you would like allocated to Spend, Save or Give.

  6. Make sure to tap Save in the top right after you’ve made any changes.

Alternatively, you can set up Split Allowance by following the steps below:

  1. Tap on your child’s tile on the main family dashboard

  2. Tap on the Menu icon in the top right corner

  3. Tap on Split Allowance

  4. From here you can tap the 'edit' icon to add the percent % of allowance you would like allocated to Spend, Save or Give.

  5. Make sure to tap Save in the top right after you’ve made any changes.

If you want your child to have access to this option, so they can manage their Split Allowance themselves, click on the slider at the bottom of the screen to enable it.


Question: Can I split the money earned from Extra Earner chores as well as my child’s allowance?

Answer: This is something that’s currently on our feature request board that we’re investigating. Right now, it’s only possible to split money into different pots earned from allowance.


If you have any questions about this, please get in touch via the Contact Us button in the app or via hello@roostermoney.com.

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