Budding Entrepreneurs and Money Management

Are your kids budding entrepreneurs at heart? Then they'll love these business-simulation games -- which let them see what it's like to be a true tycoon! Or maybe it's just time for them to start learning some real money-managment skills. Either way, these games and websites will help put kids on the path to financial and business success.

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Fun, simple sim with a fast pace and cute animations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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An excellent aquarium simulation game.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Windows
(2006)
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Money-managing site has shopping, strong parental controls.
URL: http://www.tykoon.com/#tykoon-is
(2012)
 
A great amusement park simulation.
Platforms: Windows
(2005)
 
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The focus is on looks, but business strategy makes the game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
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Portable zoo simulation offers impressive depth.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
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An outstanding zoo simulation game!
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
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In-depth fashion game is also a good business simulation.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
 
Create, play, and share your own video games.
Platforms: Windows
(2007)
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Upbeat site paves the way to financial and business success.
URL: http://bizkids.com
(2012)
 
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Wacky fairytale biz sim lets kids conjure riches.
Platforms: Windows
(2007)
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Econ becomes interesting when running interstellar company.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Game challenges players to balance federal budget.
URL: http://www.publicinsightnetwork.org/budgethero/
(2012)

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