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Podcast Episodes

Needs vs Wants: How can you tell the difference?

June 17, 2022

What's the difference between a need and a want? Sometimes it feels like most things are a "need". In this episode I'll talk about kids in two very different situations. Is what they want a need or a want?

Ask Maddie #1 - Lina from Frankfurt, Germany

April 9, 2022

Join me for this brief bonus episode as I share Lina's email and offer advice. Would like to share your questions? Please email me at:

Everyday Economics!

March 12, 2022

Economics is not something kids talk a lot about, in fact many people don’t know exactly what it is. I think it’s really interesting and gives us a different way to understand the world around us.

A bull and a bear walked into a market

Jan. 6, 2022

What are bull and bear markets? What do they mean for our economy and how did their get their names? That and more in this episode!

So, what are stocks anyway? Part Two

Dec. 15, 2021

How are stock prices determined? What is supply and demand? We'll answer these questions (and more) in: So, what are stocks anyway? Part two!

So, what are stocks anyway? Part One

Nov. 28, 2021

There's SO much information in this episode! All about IPO's, the primary and secondary stock markets and stock exchanges around the world.

How many stock market sectors does it take to build a school?

Nov. 12, 2021

What? Build a school?? Join me as I talk about how companies in the 11 stock market sectors impact our lives every day.

Mutual (Fund) Admiration

Oct. 25, 2021

What are mutual funds? In this episode we'll answer that question and see how mutual funds can be helpful as part of your investment portfolio.

Are you invested?

Oct. 6, 2021

What does it mean to invest money? How do people do it and WHY do they do it? Let's take a look at what it means to invest!

The History of Money

Sept. 25, 2021

Money is just money, right? But how did it all start? Join me as we go back in time to take a look at the history of money. Do you have a question or want to suggest a topic for a future episode? Here's how: https://instagra…