By Charlotte Wright It’s never too early to start teaching kids how to be money savvy. Learning how to handle finances is something that everyone needs to learn at some point in life. Shopping online is a convenient option for purchasing products and services—but did you know that it’s also a good way to educate […]
bankaroo - the virtual bank for kids
Dani started bankaroo at the age of 11. An honor student, drummer, Black Belt Karate instructor, and video games player.
A husband, a proud father and entrepreneur at heart. Built several startup companies over the years and always trying to work on things that would benefit the world.
bankaroo started as a family project in 2011. The bankaroo community grew to be 100,000+ members strong and spread across 100 countries around the globe. We rely on our members’ support to help us make the service better.
Did you know that bankaroo was pre-installed on the OLPC computer/tablet?
The recent story from the Verge about “OLPC’s $100 laptop was going to change the world — then it all went wrong” brought back memories from 2013 when bankaroo was selected to be one of the pre-installed application on the computer and the tablet. We were, and still are, proud that we took part in […]
Important updates – Feb 2018
Thank you for being part of the bankaroo community! A new version is coming up soon! See more info below. We have been busy working to improve bankaroo based on the feedback we received from members like you. First, we improved the security and privacy of the service and would like to ask you to […]
bankaroo to present at the banking growth forum
We are excited to present at the upcoming (May 19) Banking Growth Forum in San Francisco. Our goal is to educate banks and other finTech companies on the importance of financial education, We will be looking for partners, who would benefit from bankaroo’s unique service and value, to help us reach more families and kids in their […]
NEW – bankaroo mobile apps in English and Spanish
Since we released bankaroo for schools, many of our new members are using bankaroo in Spanish. We just released a new version of our mobile apps for iOS and Android with full support in English and Spanish, including signup, login and more. In addition, bankaroo supports many other languages, that could be selected from the […]
Login to bankaroo with Schoology
We’ve been busy improving bankaroo for schools and our latest update includes integration with a leading LMS – Schoology. Schoology users can now add bankaroo to their courses as an app from the Schoology app center. Teachers and students can experience bankaroo within the Schoology interface. In addition, Schoology users can now login to bankaroo using […]
Ways to use Bankaroo in schools
If you’re a parent or caregiver who’s been feeling about 15 minutes late for everything and just a screw short of personal daily assembly, teaching kids about money at home can be a logistical challenge. Today’s schools understand this, and fortunately, many of them are including finance in their curricula, knowing how money connects to […]