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Who? What? Where?

Who inspires kids? Is it their prime ministers, their neighbours or their best friends? Who can kids trust when it comes to making important decisions? Their mothers, fathers or teachers? What about in getting them headed in the right direction, life wise? Family friends, strangers or… other? We know at Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
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The Real Question

Why do we at Kiddsbay feel so passionately about financial literacy? Firstly, financial literacy in Australian society and for kids and adults alike is (overall) extremely low. Which is a problem, given the huge practical use of understanding basic saving, spending and overall skill in managing money. Similarly, we know Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
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Good to…Better?

How do you turn a good idea into an even better one? You can start by signing up!  Kiddsbay facilitates kids passions and hobbies into business ideas that can then be managed into money making enterprises, where not only are kids benefitted financially, but are learning fundamental skills in business Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
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How to: Change the World!

How many kids does it take to change the world? Fifty? One hundred? One thousand? Or just one? Change starts with the smallest of actions, and is usually fostered through a complete and thorough education. But, this education implies (unsuspectingly) more than the expected 12 or 13 years of schooling Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
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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
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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

Who inspires you?

Who is your inspiration? Bill Gates, Steve Jobs… your parents? What do all of these people have in common? Whether it’s raising a child or building a corporation there is one factor that rings true. Sheer determination.  Without determination, little can be achieved and there’s no way you’d be the Read more

By Ellie McRae, ago
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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
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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