Million Bazillion

By Marketplace

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Episodes: 50

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My kids and I love listening to this on the way to school. They do a great job holding everyone's interest and explaining complex systems in an easy to understand way.


Million Bazillion is a podcast from Marketplace that inspires families to talk about money. Described as “a godsend for anyone who knows a little kid with big questions about money,” by The New York Times, the podcast tackles questions from: “What is cryptocurrency?” to “How do I save money?” and “How does inflation work?” Hosts Ryan Perez and Bridget Bodnar take listeners on an awesome adventure to answer the awkward, complex and sometimes surprising money questions from real kids.

Million Bazillion is made possible in part by The Ranzetta Family Charitable Fund and Next Gen Personal Finance, supporting Marketplace’s work to make younger audiences smarter about the economy. This podcast is presented by Greenlight, the debit card and investing app for kids and teens.

Episode Date
How do people pay for college?
Apr 23, 2024
What are unions?
Apr 16, 2024
How are cars made?
Apr 09, 2024
“Million Bazillion” is back April 9!
Apr 02, 2024
A new edition of Million Bazillion Academy!
Mar 05, 2024
From “Financially Inclined”: How to make the workforce work for you
Feb 07, 2024
From our friends at “Financially Inclined”: How to save money
Nov 21, 2023
What’s up with those claw machines?
Oct 17, 2023
Who sets the price of rent?
Oct 10, 2023
Presenting “The Ten News: Operation Climate Conservation” ♻️
Oct 03, 2023
Ponzi schemes, tricks and scams!
Sep 26, 2023
Introducing: PBS Kids’ “Jamming on the Job”
Sep 21, 2023
Why do some jobs get tips but not others? 
Sep 19, 2023
What’s a recession? Let’s talk about it.
Sep 12, 2023
What is an auction and how does it work?
Sep 05, 2023
New episodes of “Million Bazillion” coming Sept. 5!
Aug 29, 2023
Why are there so many of the same stores?
Mar 14, 2023
Why do some people get paid more than others?
Mar 07, 2023
“Million Bazillion” Presents: “Money Mania” game show
Feb 28, 2023
Why do countries have different currencies?
Feb 21, 2023
What is insurance?
Feb 14, 2023
What is the black market?
Feb 07, 2023
“Million Bazillion” returns Feb 7
Jan 31, 2023
Why can’t kids have jobs?
Aug 09, 2022
What is cryptocurrency?
Aug 02, 2022
What do grown-ups do with all their money?
Jul 26, 2022
How do big video platforms make money?
Jul 19, 2022
Why are so many toys made in China?
Jul 12, 2022
What’s the deal with inflation?
Jul 05, 2022
Why is it so awkward to talk about money?
Jun 28, 2022
What is a credit card, and how does it work?
Jun 21, 2022
“Million Bazillion” is back June 21!
Jun 14, 2022
We’re looking for your money jokes, poems and tips!
May 19, 2022
Why do prices end in $0.99?
Aug 10, 2021
Why are jobs so important?
Aug 03, 2021
What is the stock market?
Jul 27, 2021
Why is our money green?
Jul 20, 2021
Why can girls’ things cost more than boys’ things?
Jul 13, 2021
The history of banks
Jul 06, 2021
Taxes pay for the things we care about
Jun 29, 2021
How is money made? Let’s head to the U.S. Mint!
Jun 22, 2021
“Million Bazillion” is back for season 2!
Jun 15, 2021
Jed and Bridget need your help!
Mar 23, 2021
Secrets for starting a business
Aug 25, 2020
Saving money is really hard to do
Aug 18, 2020
Ads are there for a reason — to sell you stuff
Aug 11, 2020
The price of pizza
Aug 04, 2020
Negotiation is a super important skill
Jul 28, 2020
Where did money come from?
Jul 21, 2020
Introducing Million Bazillion!
Jul 14, 2020