Kids (up to 12)
You may not have a job yet, but chances are you’re already earning money (Birthday money, allowance, and pay from odd jobs) and spending it too. Get the financial smarts you need to manage your money wisely. It’s never too soon to start! Below are some awesome websites to help you learn about personal finance in a fun and exciting way, through game play! Have fun!
- Googolplex 5-SPOT
A series of interactive online games, calculators and stories that focus on teaching you (ages 8 to 11) the concepts of saving, spending and smart money management.
- Googolplex AJ’s Mall
A series of interactive online games, calculators and stories that focus on teaching you (ages 11 to 13) the basics of saving, spending and smart money management.
- Thrive by 5
A free website with tools, tips and lessons for teaching your Preschooler about spending and saving.
- Money & Stuff
A free financial resource for adults, parents, teachers and kids from the financial experts at Ohio’s credit unions.
- PBS Kids: Be Your Own Boss
An interactive site that lets you be your own boss, pick a business, run it and watch it grow!
An awesome interactive site based on the popular PBS kids show where kids teach you about money and business; see clips of the show, participate in blogs, play games and read newsletters to build your financial management skills; for ages 10 through 18.