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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6
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Fun, simple sim with a fast pace and cute animations.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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8
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An excellent aquarium simulation game.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS, Windows
(2006)
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8
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Money-managing site has shopping, strong parental controls.
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URL: http://www.tykoon.com/#tykoon-is
(2012)
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9
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A great amusement park simulation.
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Platforms: Windows
(2005)
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9
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LEARNING
The focus is on looks, but business strategy makes the game.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2012)
AGE
9
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Portable zoo simulation offers impressive depth.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
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9
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An outstanding zoo simulation game!
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Platforms: Windows
(2004)
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10
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LEARNING
In-depth fashion game is also a good business simulation.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
AGE
10
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Create, play, and share your own video games.
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Platforms: Windows
(2007)
AGE
11
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LEARNING
Upbeat site paves the way to financial and business success.
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URL: http://bizkids.com
(2012)
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12
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Wacky fairytale biz sim lets kids conjure riches.
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Platforms: Windows
(2007)
AGE
12
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LEARNING
Econ becomes interesting when running interstellar company.
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Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
AGE
13
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LEARNING
Game challenges players to balance federal budget.
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URL: http://www.publicinsightnetwork.org/budgethero/
(2012)

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