New Visitors Privacy Policy Sponsorship Contact Us Media
Baby Boomers Family Green Home and Auto In Critical Condition Just Starting Out Lifestyle Money
- advertisement -
Bankrate.com
News & Advice Compare Rates Calculators
Rate Alerts  |  Glossary  |  Help
Mortgage Home
Equity
Auto CDs &
Investments
Retirement Checking &
Savings
Credit
Cards
Debt
Management
College
Finance
Taxes Personal
Finance

Fun Web sites where kids can learn how to handle money

Looking for ways to make money matters fun for kids? Check out these entertaining educational Web sites:

  • Headbone features The Price of Fame game, in which teens can buy, sell and trade stock in their favorite celebrities.
  • Moneyopolis developed by Ernst and Young, teaches real-world math, saving, financial planning and even job hunting skills to grades 6 through 8.

- advertisement -

  • Kidsbank created by Sovereign Bank, walks kids through the basics of money and banking with games, stories, calculators and fun cartoon guides for boys and girls.

  • Strongkids puts the fun in funds by teaching the fundamentals of saving and investing.
  • The Mint is a comprehensive site developed for middle school and high school students by Northwestern Mutual Life and the National Council on Economic Education.

  • Fleet Kids, sponsored by Fleet Financial Group and BankBoston, features real-world games such as Buy Lo, Sell Hi, Chunka Change and Ch-Ching! Young contestants can win prizes for their school.

  • The Young Investor offers kids' articles, games, puzzles and chat rooms to discuss and learn about the full range of money management.

-- Updated: April 21, 2003

See Also
Computer games that improve financial skills
Safer than stocks: Teaching kids to save in a weak economy
9 tips for raising money-smart kids
Savings glossary
More savings stories



Looking for more stories like this? We'll send them directly to you!
Bankrate.com's corrections policy
top of page
 
- advertisement -

About Bankrate | Privacy Policy/Your California Privacy Rights | Online Media Kit | Partnerships | Investor Relations | Press Room | Contact Us | Sitemap
NYSE: RATE | RSS Feeds |

* Mortgage rate may include points. See rate tables for details. Click here.
* To see the definition of overnight averages click here.

Bankrate.com ®, Copyright © 2014 Bankrate, Inc., All Rights Reserved, Terms of Use.