Apr 27, 2023

Finally, a Money Podcast Designed for Teens! (Financially Inclined from Marketplace)

Are you interested in using podcasts in the classroom, but struggling to find ones that talk specifically to a teenage audience rather than adults or kids (we see you Million Bazillion)? If so, you'll be thrilled to hear about this brand new money podcast designed specifically with teachers and teens in mind. It's called Financially Inclined from Marketplace and it's hosted by me, Yanely Espinal!

This podcast covers a wide range of topics related to money and financial independence, including budgeting, buying a car, using credit cards, buy now pay later services, investing and more. Episodes are released every Friday and there will be a total of 6 episodes in season 1. Take a peek at the latest episode here!

The best part is that this podcast is completely free and comes with a student worksheet and teacher slides!

Episode 1 resources: 

 Teacher slides with student listening guide 

Episode 2 resources:

 Teacher slides with student listening guide


For a look at episode 1, which is all about budgeting based on your personality (and zodiac sign) , click to play the video below:

The podcast isn't just about money. It's also about living life your own way and making the most of the money that you do have.

Episode 2 dives deep into the ins and outs of buying your first car:

Whether your students are interested in building credit responsibly, buying a car, or investing in the stock market, this podcast will give them the tools and inspiration they need to make it happen from TikTokers, journalists, car experts, creators and more!

So what are you waiting for? Check out this awesome new podcast today by subscribing on YouTube or wherever you like to get your podcasts!


About the Author

Yanely Espinal

Born and raised by Dominican, immigrant parents in Brooklyn, Yanely is a proud product of NYC public schools. She graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in 2007 before going on to receive her bachelor's degree at Brown University in 2011. As a Teach For America corps member, Yanely taught third and fourth grade in Canarsie, Brooklyn. She received her master's degree from Relay Graduate School of Education in 2013. She spends her spare time making YouTube videos about personal finance on her channel, MissBeHelpful. Yanely also loves to dance, sew, paint, listen to podcasts, and babysit her 10 nieces and nephews!

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