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Give your kids an advantage with MoneyIsland. They’ll learn money management skills for the future, while having fun in the present.

  • Free, multi-level online game for kids
  • Ideal for ages 8 to 14
    • Parents, teachers and guardians can play along too
  • Kids travel to exotic locations while trying to save Stone Broke
  • Players learn money management skills while having fun
  • Lessons cover 3 major areas:
    • Managing money
    • Saving and investing
    • Using credit wisely
  • Developed by an award-winning teacher
  • Meets national standards for financial literacy

The Game

In MoneyIsland, kids get to play while learning!

Colorful characters introduce the lessons and interact with players along the way. Kids earn, spend, and invest as they strive to be gurus that are ready for financial success.

The knowledge kids gain can serve them throughout their lives — and put them on track to a healthy retirement before they've earned their first paycheck. 

Rewards

Though kids love games, they also love real-life rewards. Once players complete the MoneyIsland game, they receive an award certificate. Bring that certificate to any Main Street Bank branch to pick up the rewards!

Though designed primarily for youth ages 8 to 14, the lessons in MoneyIsland can serve players throughout their lives.

The content in MoneyIsland is aligned with national standards published by the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy. The game is designed to develop skills in 3 key areas: Managing Money, Saving & Investing, and Using Credit Wisely.

Lessons are presented as the player ventures to these exotic places: 

  • Quest 1 (The Eiffel Tower): Spend, Grow, & Give
  • Quest 2 (The Great Wall of China): Wants & Needs & Taxes
  • Quest 3 (The Sphynx): Types of Income
  • Quest 4 (Big Ben): Understanding Interest
  • Quest 5 (Atlantis): Using Credit Wisely
  • Quest 6 (The Acropolis): Building Wealth

Free lesson plans are available to complement each quest. The lesson plans offer ideas for more activities to reinforce the financial fundamentals learned throughout MoneyIsland.