The Really New Rich: Teen Entrepreneurs
Description: If you think owning a business is challenging, imagine trying to do it in high school. We'll talk to a bank that focuses on helping young people gain financial literacy and entrepreneurial success as well as teenage millionaires.
Special Guest: Rich Martinez, President and CEO of Young Americans Center for Financial Education.
Young Americans Bank, the world's only FDIC-insured bank designed specifically for young people,operates alongside Young Americans Center's nonprofit programs. Young Americans Bank offers products like savings and checking accounts just like other banks do. However the bank's uniqueness is in its focus specifically on young people and helping them develop smart money management habits at an early age. They operate summer programs, camps, a real life American town where kids play real life roles; funding for children as young as 7 to become entrepreneurs.