Student Loans Paid, and Oh the Journey it Was

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Last week, I did something I’d been trying to accomplish for four years: I paid off my student loans. For me, this was a milestone not just because I had finished paying off $14,000 in debt. It marked the end … read more

A Bank for Cheese

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Do you love the smell of money? What does your money smell like? How about Parmesan? Or Cheddar? We know that currencies come in all shapes and sizes, but did you know that in Italy, there’s a bank that accepts … read more

What is “Business Ethics,” anyway?

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What is business ethics? Is it a moral standard? Is it a universal set of rules, or is it personal to each of us? Is it a matter just for people involved in high-stakes deals, or for all of us? … read more

Biz Kid on the Go: Kaelon on Budgeting

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Kaelon talks about the importance of budgeting.

Biz Kid on the Go: Kaelon just bought a car!

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Biz Kid Kaelon just bought a car! Check out part 1 of his adventures in negotiation in his new video.

Catching up with Amanda, Part 2

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This is a continuation of our guest blog series from Biz Kid$ host Amanda. After a few days back in the states, I applied for three restaurant jobs. Each restaurant offered me a job due to my five years of waitressing … read more

Catching up with Biz Kid Amanda

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Hello Biz Kids! Biz Kid Amanda, here! Four months ago, I came back to Washington from living a year in Spain as an Au Pair. I lived there to experience a new culture and practice teaching English as a second … read more

2015: The Year of Intentionality

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Happy New Year, Biz Kid! It’s officially 2015. Have you made your resolutions yet? After a whirlwind of a year for me personally in 2014—getting married, fulfilling three weeks of jury duty, working on a chapter for a book, and … read more

Top Secret: Sneak Peak at our New Game

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“Break the Bank,” coming in 2015.

The Sharing Movement: Breakthrough for Teen Entrepreneurs

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Bootstrapping. Lean iteration. Crowdsourcing. All three of these terms have become buzzwords recently, as part of a growing movement of entrepreneurship that seeks to get to market quickly, committing to as little initial infrastructure and investment as possible. The idea … read more

A $146 Billion Family Business

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What comes to mind when you think of a family-run business? Kitchen table meetings? Homemade lunches? Father/son arguments over strategy? How about $146 billion in revenue and a brand that’s recognized around the world? If that didn’t come to your … read more

Biz Kid Kaelon’s Exciting New Purchase

We’re catching up with one of your favorite Biz Kid$ hosts to hear about his new home, an RV!