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This educational docuseries is intended to teach business and economics concepts to kids using examples young entrepreneurs, sketch comedy and reporting. The series was produced by the producers of Bill Nye the Science Guy and aired on PBS between 2008 and 2012.

Mondays - Fridays 7:30 AM et/pt on Film Ideas TV
3 Seasons, 50 Episodes
January 5, 2008
Business, Family, News
7.3/10
Cast: Kaelon Horst, Alexander Oki, Austin Siedentopf, Devon Stark
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Biz Kid$ Full Episode Guide

  • Taking risks in life is important, but you want to be smart about those risks. Learn about liability, contracts, and insurance, and how having these in place can protect your business, your assets, and yourself. Meet two young tennis coaches who protect themselves with contracts, and the owner of Small Town Skateshop who keeps his business insured.

  • Opportunity knocks - what do you do? Learn how to "think outside the box" and be creative in problem solving, recognizing opportunities in your life and acting on them.

  • 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.

  • In good times or bad, it's always good to know how to get the best value for your money, by being a smart consumer.

  • The Biz Kid$ explore the most common financial mistakes that people make and the importance of following a financial plan. Financial misfortune can happen to anyone, anytime. It pays to be prepared.

  • Whether planning for college or the big move out after high school, being financially literate will help you be more successful. This episode explores the skills of saving, banking, budgeting, goal setting, and managing credit.

  • Have you ever made a decision you regret? Let the Biz Kids show you how mistakes can actually make you stronger and more successful. Meet several business owners who all learned from their mistakes.

  • You don't have to be perfect at your passion to build a career in it. If you love something, but don't have the skills to be the top star, there are many different roles you can play behind the scenes.

  • Now that you've decided to start a business, how will you market it? Let the Biz Kids help you understand the four P's of marketing: product, price, place and promotion.

  • The secret is actually simple - it's all about staying in school and building the best toolbox for your future that you can. Learn about the many ways to pay for your education and the importance of learning every day of your life.

  • Join the Biz Kids on a green mission and discover your impact on the environment. Explore different ways to become part of the green economy and learn how there's green to be made in thinking green.

  • Cycles in the economy go up and down. Learn how cycles can affect a business. Discover how you can protect yourself against negative effects and plan for the positive trends.

  • Taking risks in life is important, but you want to be smart about those risks. Learn about liability, contracts, and insurance, and how having these in place can protect your business, your assets, and yourself.

  • Discover strategies for effective negotiations with your parents, teachers, friends, siblings, and bosses. You'll find out how to achieve your goals and arrive at a winning solution for everyone.

  • Math is a true building block in the business of your life. Whether you are calculating the tip on the restaurant bill, making change at your lemonade stand, or figuring out how to quickly grow your savings, it's all about the math in money.

  • Explore the different elements of a business plan and see why it's crucial to develop a plan before you start your business.

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