Whanganui seniors are quick studies when it comes to making the switch to internet banking and online awareness.

"We've just wrapped up a six-week stint in Whanganui with DORA [Digital On-Road Access], the wifi-enabled bus that provides free online banking classes," Kiwibank communications manager Kara Tait said.

Whanganui, along with Marton and Bulls, was the first area to experience DORA and 362 participants completed the Stepping UP digital banking programme over the six weeks it was in the region.

Aboard the digital classroom.
Aboard the digital classroom.

Whanganui was chosen as the first destination because it has a good network of digital enthusiasts and because of its proximity

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