Saving & Investing

Now that you have money, what are you going to do with it? Make more money with it, of course! Learn about the many different places you can put your money, and how to make wise investments. Get going Biz Kid — it’s time to grow that dough.

What They'll Learn:

saving and investing, financial planning, financial markets, compound interest.

Lesson Plans

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How to turn $100 into $1,000,000

Most people say 'yes' even though their actions say 'no'. Don't be one of those people! Biz Kid$ will show you how you can develop your MDM (Million Dollar Mindset), maximize saving strategies, and...

How to turn $100 into $1,000,000

Most people say 'yes' even though their actions say 'no'. Don't be one of those people! Biz Kid$ will show you how you can develop your MDM (Million Dollar Mindset), maximize saving strategies, and get the best return on your investments so you can take advantage of the power of compound interest. You won't get rich overnight but eventually you'll be making millions.
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What to do with a Windfall?

Congratulations - you have a windfall! Now what? Take a look at some investment alternatives and how to evaluate them based on time, risk, and rate of return. Meet several young entrepreneurs who...

What to do with a Windfall?

Congratulations - you have a windfall! Now what? Take a look at some investment alternatives and how to evaluate them based on time, risk, and rate of return. Meet several young entrepreneurs who were faced with a financial opportunity and where they decided to invest their money.
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Take it to the Bank

A kid’s view of the services which banks, credit unions and other financial institutions offer – and why you should make use of them early in life. Learn the different products and services that...

Take it to the Bank

A kid’s view of the services which banks, credit unions and other financial institutions offer – and why you should make use of them early in life. Learn the different products and services that banks offer and how to shop for the right bank for you. Meet a young entrepreneur with a haunted house who has no fear of banking.
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Where’s My Allowance?

Learn how some kids get an allowance based on chores, and others just for being part of the family.  Either way you need to know about the three things you can do with your allowance -- spend, save,...

Where’s My Allowance?

Learn how some kids get an allowance based on chores, and others just for being part of the family.  Either way you need to know about the three things you can do with your allowance -- spend, save, share. Meet some parents who are not afraid to talk about money with their kids, and young entrepreneurs who are using their allowance to invest in their futures.  
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Bulls, Bears and Financial Markets

Kids and bulls and bears, oh my! The Biz Kid$ examine stocks, bonds, commodities, and the markets where each of them are traded. You'll discover various ways young people can get involved with the...

Bulls, Bears and Financial Markets

The Biz Kids examine stocks, bonds, commodities, and the markets where they trade. Learn from a 12-year old stock guru and discover various ways young people can invest.
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Saving and Investing for Your Future

You’ll learn along with the Biz Kid$ about the power of starting a savings plan early in life. You’ll also discover various savings and investing options available to young people. See what a pro...

Saving and Investing for Your Future

See the powerful potential of starting a savings plan early in life. You’ll also discover various savings and investing options available to young people.
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How to Make a Million Bucks

It is possible! If you start early and save consistently, you'll take advantage of the power of compound interest. You can make a million by working hard, spending less than you earn, and by saving,...

How to Make a Million Bucks

It is possible!  If you start early and save consistently, you'll take advantage of the power of compound interest.  You can make a million by working hard, spending less than you earn, and by saving, saving, saving.  Meet a 16-year old with a fashion recycle business, and a track star saving his way to college with a button business.
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Whats Up with the Stock Market?

Have you ever tried to read the financial pages in the newspaper or understand the bottom of the TV screen financial ticker? It’s almost like reading the sports page with its own set of stats. Biz...

Whats Up with the Stock Market?

Biz Kid$ take us through the language of the stock market and how these terms apply to our lives.
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What Can You Do With Money?

Decisions, decisions! Join the Biz Kid$ and you’ll ponder the merits of spending, saving, sharing and investing money. You'll also learn how to create a financial diary and track spending. Meet a...

What Can You Do With Money?

Join the Biz Kids and you’ll ponder the merits of spending, saving, donating, and investing money. Learn how to create a financial diary and track spending.