Everything Teen Finance

Think of Bloom Bites as Investopedia for teens. Investing, budgeting, saving and personal finance guides designed for young people.

The Latest Bites

Is Investing Under 18 A Good Idea? Pros and Cons

Is Investing Under 18 A Good Idea? Pros and Cons

Should you start investing under 18? Investing is not a way to “get rich quick" so, giving your investments time to grow with compound interest is extremely important. Every family is different, so here are a few factors to consider.

December 1, 2022
3 Investment Accounts for Buying Stocks Under 18

3 Investment Accounts for Buying Stocks Under 18

Iif you want to be financially savvy, starting as early as possible is ideal. Here are three investing accounts for buying stocks under 18, to kickstart your journey.

December 1, 2022
Is Bloom Investing Legit?

Is Bloom Investing Legit?

Weighing the legitimacy of Bloom, the investing and financial literacy app for teens under 18, across 10 key factors.

November 29, 2022
Is Bloom a Good Investment App?

Is Bloom a Good Investment App?

Bloom has the latest investing features, unique parent controls for safe investing, crypto, stocks & ETFs, and the also SIPC/FDIC insures your securities up to $500,000 and cash up to $250,000.

November 28, 2022
10 Ways Any Kid Can Be a Young Entrepreneur

10 Ways Any Kid Can Be a Young Entrepreneur

Your kids can pursue their interests if they have some financial stability. Here are 10 jobs and small business anyone under 18 can easily start.

November 7, 2022
How To Save Money for Children's Futures

How To Save Money for Children's Futures

Whether you have kids or not, saving money is no easy task. Here is how to be intentional about savings and how to stick to a budget.

November 5, 2022
How to invest in stocks under 18

How to invest in stocks under 18

To invest before you turn 18, or reach adulthood, try looking into custodial accounts! Make sure to pickup these four key investing principles and understand the pro's and con's of investing early on.

November 5, 2022
10 Tips to Raise A Successful Child

10 Tips to Raise A Successful Child

Help your teen take small steps towards whatever goals they wish to achieve. Here are 10 tips for raising a successful, confident and curious teen.

October 25, 2022
At What Age Can You Start Investing? 13 and Here's How

At What Age Can You Start Investing? 13 and Here's How

In the United States, you must be at least 13 years old to invest in stocks through a custodial account. Let's talk about the basics of the stock market and exactly how to start investing under the age of 18.

October 19, 2022
Can You Invest as a Teenager?

Can You Invest as a Teenager?

The answer is YES! Today we’ll talk about the importance of investing and financial literacy, how to learn and how to get started.

October 19, 2022
Robinhood Account Under 18? Ways to Invest as a Teen

Robinhood Account Under 18? Ways to Invest as a Teen

Robinhood does not offer custodial accounts, so you cannot invest with Robinhood if you are under 18. Let's explore ways to buy stocks under 18.

October 15, 2022
How to Get Investment Money Without A Job

How to Get Investment Money Without A Job

Stock competitions with $10k+ in prizes, entrepreneurship grants from $15k-$275k and how to prep for your financial future without a job.

March 24, 2022
Is Investing Worth It As A Teen? Yes & Here’s Why

Is Investing Worth It As A Teen? Yes & Here’s Why

You may have wondered if "investing is only for the rich" or if "investing is something to do after 18". Today, we'll debunk both myths.

February 23, 2022
Dangers of Day Trading And Penny Stocks

Dangers of Day Trading And Penny Stocks

Dangerous endeavors of day trading and penny stocks, when investing becomes gambling, and how to loose your money 70% of the time.

January 15, 2022
10 Stock Categories For Young Investors

10 Stock Categories For Young Investors

10 ways to categorize stocks and 3 ones young investors should look out for. Young investors are time rich but cash poor so it's important to find stocks that compliment a teen investor's needs.

December 22, 2021
2 Teen Finance Misconceptions

2 Teen Finance Misconceptions

A quick primer on what you need to know as a teen trying to build wealth & top 3 misconceptions and misunderstandings.

September 23, 2021