Young entrepreneur? Tell us your story!

Over the last decade, we’ve met a lot of impressive young entrepreneurs. Sisters who turn bottle caps into magnets and jewelry, brothers who repurpose discarded sails from boats into sails for skateboarding, and tweens who take notice of a need … read more

Peeking at Uncle Sam’s Receipts

Taxes are a funny thing. For many of us, they’re the single biggest line item in our budget. And yet, most of us couldn’t tell you what they’re paying for. Correction: what we’re paying for. It’s just money we supposedly … read more

7 Biz Girls You Need to Know

In honor of International Women’s Day, we’ve curated seven of the most impressive women we’ve been privileged to profile over the years. Some are fashion designers, others are economists, and all are Biz Kids through and through.   DJ Ta-Tanisha: … read more

Biz Kid$ Latest Young Millionaires

When Entrepreneur magazine’s “Young Millionaires” issue his newsstands recently, we had to do a double-take. Among the shining faces of impressive business people under the age of 20 were a few faces familiar to any fan of Biz Kid$. First … read more

Viva la Lemonade Stand!

Most of us have a similar reaction when passing a lemonade stand run by adorable children: a smile, and chuckle and if time allows, a show of support. But that’s not everybody. Apparently not on that list: exhibitors at the … read more

The Big Business of Babysitting

When the prime years for lemonade stand management have run their course, one of the first occupations filled by many tweens is babysitting. It’s no small job, and it’s no small industry! Childcare as a whole is responsible for $21 … read more

The Little Girl Granting Little Wishes

Last summer, an 11-year-old girl spent the day with her mom at work. Next summer, people around Arkansas will have their dreams fulfilled because of her. Here’s what happened in between. Ruby Chitsey is the daughter of a nurse practitioner … read more

What Biz Kids can learn from MLK, Jr.

As the world pauses to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. today, we’re revisiting a few of the timeless lessons found in his life and words – lessons fit for any world-changing, odds-defying, idea-pursuing dreamer. … read more

SDCCU Holiday Bowl Gives $47,000 to Biz Kid$

What did you do this New Year’s Eve, Biz Kid? We spent the day with a few thousand of our closest friends in sunny San Diego, California. The San Diego County Credit Union was the headline sponsor of this year’s … read more

What $1.6 Billion in Gold Looks Like

What does wealth look like exactly? Some think it looks like $300,000 ride. Other think it looks like the best clothes or the biggest house. The Millionaire Next Door taught us that it often looks like nothing at all — frugal … read more

A Biz Kid’s Night Before Christmas

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The business plan was hung on the fridge with care, In hopes that investors soon would be there. The Biz Kids … read more

The “Success Story” Reality Check

At Biz Kid$, we’ve followed the lives of dozens upon dozens of young entrepreneurs. Each is as impressive and inspiring as they come. And while everyone loves a good success story, sometimes the most helpful thing of all is a … read more