The Secret Millionaires Club is an animated series created by A Squared Entertainment that teaches the basic of good financial decision making and some of the basics of starting a business. The series features four kids who are being mentored by financial sage Warren Buffett. Together, they form a club to give practical financial advice to people around the world.
On the SMC website Students, Teachers, Parents and Volunteers at Youth Organizations can:
- Watch the SMC webisodes!
- Find educational activities corresponding to the webisodes. All activities are aligned to national core math and financial literacy standards for grades 3–6.
- Start an Afterschool Secret Millionaires Club.
The Secret Millionares Club also includes an educational program called, “Learn & Earn” which provides in-school materials for teachers, at home activities for families and after school activities for youth organizations. A cornerstone of the program is the “Grow Your Own Business Challenge”, an annual national competition challenging kids throughout the country to come up with new business ideas.
The first competition garnered nationwide participation from families, teachers, and youth organizations. Winners received $5,000 each and were celebrated in Omaha, where they shared their business ideas with Mr. Buffett. Read more about the winners HERE.