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Grade 9-12
On-Demand Webinar

Teaching Personal Finance in the 21st Century: TikTok and Personal Finance

September 27 5:00-6:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: January 19 2023,
Presenter: Kathleen Brennan


In this webinar teachers will be able to:


  • Recognize how social media can be used to influence investment decisions
  • Be on the lookout for scams and schemes
  • Identify legitimate online investment applications

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.


Tik Tok exploded as a social media app during the pandemic, quickly becoming one of the most popular apps for GenZers. Now, Tik Tokers have extended their reach beyond dance steps into the world of finance. These short bursts of engaging content appeal to young people, but how good is the advice? This webinar unpacks the Tik Tok phenomenon and provides tips on how to avoid falling prey to misinformation and scams.
Personal Finance