On a mission to help parents make their children financially savvy


  • Ep11 Why do old things cost lots of money?

    Ep11 Why do old things cost lots of money?

    27/03/2019 Duração: 05min

    Sometimes old things cost more money than new things. Why? Noah and Liz explore the question.

  • Ep10 the First Banks

    Ep10 the First Banks

    20/03/2019 Duração: 09min

    The first banks originated thousands of years ago. They've evolved a lot since then but Liz and Noah talk about why they were created and their use.

  • Ep9 Charity Shops

    Ep9 Charity Shops

    14/03/2019 Duração: 06min

    Liz and Noah explore the idea of shopping at charity shops and what the objective of those shops are.

  • Ep8 Growing your own vegetables

    Ep8 Growing your own vegetables

    07/03/2019 Duração: 09min

    You wouldn't think it but learning about growing your own fruit & vegetables is one of the most beneficial things a child can learn, teaching them about all sorts of financial concepts - risk, reward, time etc. The added benefit is that growing is fun!

  • Ep7 Pets

    Ep7 Pets

    01/03/2019 Duração: 09min

    We talk about pets and whether they cost money. We also explore the different types of pets there are and Noah shows us what a scared stick insect looks like :)

  • Ep6 The Flow Of Money

    Ep6 The Flow Of Money

    21/02/2019 Duração: 05min

    One of the biggest problems kids find understanding money is that they don't realise that a debit card is linked to your bank account. Liz and Noah talk about ways you can pay for things at the shops

  • Ep5 Bartering

    Ep5 Bartering

    14/02/2019 Duração: 05min

    What did people do before there was money? Liz and Noah explore the 'olden days' and what options were available.

  • Ep 4 Young Business Kids

    Ep 4 Young Business Kids

    06/02/2019 Duração: 11min

    More and more children are expressing an interest in entrepreneurial ideas than ever before, and with the advent of the internet it's easier than it's ever been to get your idea out there. We talk about some of them.

  • Ep3 Occupations

    Ep3 Occupations

    29/01/2019 Duração: 06min

    Jobs - most of us have them but what exactly is a job? Have you thought about all the different types? Liz and Noah delve into what a job is and what he'd like to do when he grows up.

  • The Flow Of Money

    The Flow Of Money

    23/01/2019 Duração: 05min

    Does your child know about what happens when you pay for shopping with a debit card? It's worth discussing what the flow of money looks like because money looks so different from when we were younger and before there were ATMs! It might even stop some of the 'can I have this?' questions! (well we can hope)

  • Hello world!

    Hello world!

    17/01/2019 Duração: 07min

    Hello there! Welcome to Talking Cents - a podcast dedicated to teaching primary school children all about money, the economy and everything in between. We'd love you to share our world