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How to: Kidtrepreneur

Kids are infinite wells of inspiration for themselves, their parents and for other kids alike. In coming weeks we’ll be showcasing the kidtrepreneurial talents and prowess of a number of kids who have broken through in the business world.  These kids, who have overcome obstacles and challenges in order to Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

How to: Money

Why is it so important our kids get their head around how money really works? Well, first and foremost in our ever-changing, technologically advancing world, money is no longer traded in dollars and cents (or nearly as much) as it once was. This lack of physical transactions makes it increasingly Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

What is a Kid Entrepreneur?

So, what is a kid entrepreneur anyway? A kid who takes a step forward into enhancing financial freedom and business understanding long before their peers. A kid who can come up with innovative, creative and inventive ideas that can become reality with all but a small push of ambition. A Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

Why start early?

Financial literacy. Why start early? Or as some may be thinking, why start at all? Well, really it comes down to a single quote by a government organisation in Canada. “It is more than a nice-to-have skill. It is a necessity in today’s world — and, moving forward, should be Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

On Being Your Own Boss

The idea of being an entrepreneur and owning your own company where you are your own boss is an exciting concept in theory.  …But, unfortunately, it’s possible to forget that it takes a whole lot of work and development of certain traits to ensure that concept is a successful one. Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

How to: Success

What does success look like to you? Is it the making of tens of thousands of dollars? Making the parents proud? Or is it simply the achievement of self-satisfaction? No matter what your motivation or idea of success looks like in theory, think about what your kids might answer to Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

Why Financial Literacy?

Why do we learn financial literacy skills? What is the point of doing so? Financial capabilities are an area in which humankind is lacking, as constant change in the economic and working landscape challenge us in ways unprecedented.   As a result, these are times where to be on top Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

Meet a Kiddsbay Kid – CassieSwirls!

We’re inspired day in and day out at Kiddsbay by kids making the most of their passions and turning their hobbies into full-blown pursuits. We’ve had the privilege seeing some of these kids pursue these passions, including none other that one of our most inspiring Kiddsbay kids, CassieSwirls! CassieSwirls is Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
Kiddsbay

Skill Up!

What were your hobbies or pastimes as a kid? Painting, dancing or singing? Were any of them developing essential financial literacy skills. It’s unlikely! Despite the important skills developed by other hobbies, it’s similarly hard to deny the importance of refining fundamental financial understanding from an early age. This development Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago