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13 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Bill Dwight. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Bill Dwight, often where they are interviewed.

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13 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Bill Dwight. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Bill Dwight, often where they are interviewed.

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19. Teaching Financial Literacy through “The Bank of Mom and Dad” with Bill Dwight of FamZoo.com

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Bill Dwight is the CEO and Founder of FamZoo.com, where the  mission is to bring financial literacy to 40 million American kids through thoughtful parent-moderated payment technology. On this episode of CFO at Home, Bill and Vince discuss creating “The Bank of Mom and Dad” to teach kids money management skills,  the virtues and downsides of trading apps, the Family 401K, and more. 

  • Key Takeaways
    • FamZoo is an App that helps to execute operating a  “Bank of Mom and Dad” 
      • Teaches kids that you can put your money to work and it will gain return in an accelerated time frame.
      • Creates a “virtual bank” which allows you to simulate real world financial transactions for kids, and takes the emotion out of the process
      • Facilitates the process creating an allowance/budget for kids that helps to teach money management skills and ownership of financial decisions.
      • Creates a safe but realistic environment for the “law of natural consequences” to teach the lessons
      • Teaches kids the money skills they need; whether that’s saving, spending, or giving
  • Family 401K
    • Concept - Open a ROTH IRA for your child when they get a W2 paying job, (custodial account if they’re under 18). The child, parents, relatives can all contribute. Helps to encourage a  long-term perspective about investing. Teaches investment principals like dollar-cost averaging
Nov 18 2020 · 45mins
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Dooner’s World – Episode 59 – Bill Dwight

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Dooner’s World – Episode 59 – Bill Dwight 

•       Life in Palo Alto, California  

•       Working for Oracle and Larry Ellison

•       Starting Famzoo.com

•       Bill discussed the philosophy and process behind his family financial tools at Famzoo 

•       And much more!!!! 

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Oct 12 2020 · 32mins

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Speaker Series: Pat Page and Bill Dwight NGPF Podcast: Dr. Page and Bill Dwight on Teens, FinLit Tech, and Parents

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Dr. Pat Page, a current classroom teacher, NGPF Fellow, and former State Teacher of the Year, recently completed her Ph.D. and studied the parents’ perceptions of financial technology to support financial socialization and literacy levels. Together, with FamZoo owner Bill Dwight, they shared what they learned, why it should matter to teachers, and how we can apply it to support our own students. They discuss family socialization examples such as students teaching parents and boiling down what parents can teach their kids into one 4x6 index card

Should parents pay an allowance? Should they pay for chores? Should parents assess fines to their kids for misbehaving? Find out what Dr. Page and Bill have to say!

Oct 06 2020 · 57mins
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Ep 20: Bill Dwight - FamZoo

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How old were you when you finally learned how to manage money? This week’s guest is the founder and CEO of FamZoo, Bill Dwight. He stopped by to discuss teaching your kids about money, the tools that worked for his kids, how to prepare your kids for future financial success, and life in general.

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Sep 16 2020 · 40mins

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Having business partners and why good customer service is so important E44 (Bill Dwight - Part 2)

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This week's episode is Part 2 of our discussion with the Founder & CEO of Famzoo, Bill Dwight. On this episode with Bill, he talks about his journey to making Famzoo profitable and the importance of personable customer service. This topic then leads to a discussion regarding what tasks you should not outsource or automate at your start-up. The episode culminates in a lengthy discussion about why entrepreneurs should be receptive to business partners and renegotiating unfavourable business contracts.

What we talk about

  • The path to profitability
  • The importance of good customer service
  • Why you shouldn’t outsource certain tasks
  • How having a business partner can benefit you and your company’s decision-making process

Links from this episode

https://www.famzoo.com/ (Famzoo website)

https://twitter.com/FamZoo (Bill on Twitter)

Find us elsewhere

https://futuretri.be/ (Future Tribe Website)

https://www.instagram.com/futuretri.be/ (Future Tribe on Instagram)

https://www.linkedin.com/in/germainemuller/ (Germaine on LinkedIn)

https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ (Germaine on Instagram)

https://futuretheory.com.au/ (Futuretheory Website) 

Apr 29 2020 · 41mins
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Teaching the next generation how to be financially literate E43 (Bill Dwight - Part 1)

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This week's episode is Part 1 of our discussion with the Founder & CEO of Famzoo, Bill Dwight. During our chat with Bill, he talks about Famzoo and his greater goal of helping kids become more financially literate. This conversation eventually leads into talking about his extensive industry experience in Silicon Valley and culminates in Bill discussing he left a well-paying career in favour of self-employment and how this has changed the type of work he does day-to-day. 

What we talk about

  • The importance of teaching financial literacy at a young age
  • How your online footprint allows advertisers to target you more effectively
  • How being a CEO or executive at a company can force you to take a step back from hands-on projects.

Links from this episode

https://www.famzoo.com/ (Famzoo's website)

https://twitter.com/FamZoo (Bill on Twitter)

Find us elsewhere

https://futuretri.be/ (Future Tribe Website)

https://www.instagram.com/futuretri.be/ (Future Tribe on Instagram)

https://www.linkedin.com/in/germainemuller/ (Germaine on LinkedIn)

https://www.instagram.com/germa_ne/ (Germaine on Instagram)

https://futuretheory.com.au/ (Futuretheory Website)

Apr 22 2020 · 38mins
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Bill Dwight on Fam Zoo and Helping Kids Deal with Money

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Bill Dwight on Fam Zoo and Helping Kids Deal with Money

Check out Bill's amazing site at www.famzoo.com and help your kids navigate the jungle that is finances.

Don't forget to check out the Holistic Kids Course at www.ourkidscanthrive.com

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Oct 15 2019 · 25mins
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AOA 007: Financial Education Tips for Teens and Kids of All Ages from an Expert Dad – with Bill Dwight of FamZoo

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Bill Dwight is the founder of FamZoo, a "Virtual Family Bank" that integrates prepaid card accounts with family finance software to help parents and kids develop responsible money habits through hands-on experience. Bill is a father of five and he brings both his personal experience and that of the many FamZoo users to provide a plethora of great money smart teaching tips for teenagers, tweens and younger kids that you should be able to use. If you’re looking for tips to bring financial literacy to your kids, this episode is your ticket.

Jul 03 2018 · 1hr 7mins
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Love Money Students with Bill Dwight of FamZoo

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Teaching your children good money habits can be difficult. Not everyone has an accounting degree or even good money habits themselves. So how do you teach children good money habits when you are still trying to figure it out?

Our guest created a money tacking system for his family to keep. Bill Dwight's goal was to tame what he called, the “family zoo.”

He later turned his project into a business (FamZoo) to help families, like yours, gain control over the family budget while teaching his children good money habits.

Find out how you can do the same.

For more show notes visit: http://kinecorder.com/love-money-teaching-children

Apr 25 2018 · 1hr 9mins
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How to Raise Financially Savvy Kids - with Bill Dwight

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Founder and CEO of FamZoo, Bill Dwight, joins me to discuss how to raise money-smart kids. We discuss Roth IRA accounts for kids, instilling a good work ethic and the importance of giving.

Apr 09 2018 · 51mins
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