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Million Bazillion

Million Bazillion is a podcast about money for kids and their families from Marketplace, in collaboration with Brains On! Hosted by Jed Kim, we answer the awkward, uncomfortable, and sometimes surprising questions that kids have about money.

1 - Where did money come from? (20 min)

We travel back thousands of years to learn how money was invented and what people did before coins.

2 - Negotiation is a super important skill (20 min)

We'll learn the right way to get what you want - through the power of negotiation!

3 - The price of pizza (21 min)

There's a reason things like pizza cost what they do. We'll find out more, plus how we value the things we buy.

4 - Ads are there for a reason - to sell you stuff (20 min)

Advertisers sometimes use hidden ads and tricks to win you over. We find out how to spot them!

5 - Saving money is really hard to do (20 min)

Jed finds out how tough it is to save money when his treehouse needs repairs.

6 - Secrets for starting a business (21 min)

Thinking through your cool idea for a business can build some really great skills!