Financial Vocabulary Videos

Introduce kids to financial terms with funny videos made by kids.

A is for Account


An account is where you deposit money to save or use at a later time.

D is for Debt


Debt is something owed to someone else – usually it is money.

F is for Finance


Finance is a fancy way to describe dealing with your money.

I is for Inflation


Inflation is the increase in the prices of goods and services over time.


He may be a lean mean biking machine but his brother has a lien on the bike.

S is for Stock Market

Stock Market

The stock market is where you can buy and sell pieces of companies.

Have a Future Financial Expert?

Submit a video like the ones above. Some topic ideas are:

  • Assets: Things you own that can be sold to get money
  • Allowance: Money that a kid can earn by doing chores for his/her parents
  • Bank: A business where people deposit, withdraw or borrow money
  • Budget: Keeping track of how much money you earn and how much you spend – learn about budgeting for kids here.
  • Chores: Small jobs you do around the house to help your family
  • Deposit: Putting money into an account for safe keeping
  • Debit Card: A plastic card used to buy things instead of cash
  • Economy: The way in which goods and services are made, sold, and used in a country or area. It is how money flows through a community.
  • College Savings (529 Account): A college savings account are tax-advantage investment plans to help families save for college.