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Hosted by star mathematics teacher, Eddie Woo, Teenage Boss sees a range of teenagers from diverse families put in charge of the monthly budget to teach them valuable lessons about financial responsibility and planning. Under Eddie Woo's mentorship, the teenagers experience for the first time the ups, downs, fun and fear of the real world financial challenges their parents have to face every day.
Includes the following episodes:
Episode 1: Vasanth
When thirteen-year old Vasanth's mum gets sick while he is in charge of the family budget, he risks spending all he has saved to buy scooter accessories to make her better.
Episode 2: Eleanor
Thirteen-year-old Eleanor is a natural at taking control, but when her family budget takes hit after hit during the month she is in charge, her dreams of saving money for a brand new double bed quickly sour.
Episode 3: Byron
Every cent counts for thirteen-year-old Bryon as he takes over the family's finances, but with mum and dad refusing to listen tough rules need to be put in place.
Episode 4: Susan
With a massive birthday party to pay for as part of her monthly expenses, fifteen-year-old Susan needs to juggle the family budget to save enough money for the awesome headphones she dreams of buying.
Episode 5: Imogen
Imogen is a fifteen-year-old star of the stage, but as the teenage boss, her focus is saving money from the family budget. Her task is all the more difficult given her dad, a professional body builder, eats a fortune in food every month.
Episode 6: Michael
When fifteen-year-old Michael comes home from his first shopping trip as teenage boss with a brand new coffee machine and next to no food, his father and brother are in for a rocky month indeed.
Episode 7: Christobel
It's a rock and roll life all the way for fan girl Christabel. By taking over the family's modest income, she hopes that she can save enough to buy the guitar she craves, or better still afford a secret holiday for her mum and three siblings.
Episode 8: Dimity
When thirteen-year-old Dimity becomes the boss of her family for a month she quickly discovers that unexpected school bills and her big brother and sister make saving for make-up and clothes far harder than she ever imagined.
Episode 9: Harry
Sixteen-year-old Harry is a country boy who dreams of making it big as a filmmaker. When Harry takes control of his family finances for a month, his desire to buy an expensive new camera with any savings ensures his parents and sister are in for a very bumpy ride.
Episode 10: Mikayla
It's a steep learning curve for thirteen-year-old Mikayla, when her own frivolous spending on clothes and expensive foods tips her budget into debt. Will she be able to save enough in the last two weeks of the Teenage Boss experiment to drive her budget back into the black?
Episode 11: Nick
With his little sister, Zoe along for the ride, Nick is in for a big adventure as Teenage Boss. Zoe's birthday party, Dad's holiday and Mum's makeup expenses means that saving money from the family budget to buy a new pair of soccer boots isn't going to be easy.
Episode 12: Elinya
Elinya is old enough to be learning to drive a car, but how will she go taking the wheel of her family's finances for a month given her mum's 'secret' spending and an avoidable vet bill for Missy the dog?
Episode 13: Ula
When her family budget is hit with challenges, music fan Ula rises to the occasion. As Teenage Boss, she learns not just how to save money from her family budget but how to make money to add to it.
Episode 14: Mitchell
Fourteen-year-old Mitchell is a whiz at solving the most grown up maths problems and puzzles, but he soon learns that being the Teenage Boss of his own family for a month is more about dealing with 'people' puzzles.
Episode 15: Hayley
Hayley loves Horses, and has her sights set on running a business based on rescuing them, but with such massive dreams at stake her parents want to give her an expense-filled month as Teenage Boss to help her prepare.
Teenage Boss is also available for 7-day rental, 30-day rental and 1-year rental.
ATOM has also produced a study guide for Teenage Boss. This study guide is available for download here