7-Year-Old Releases Catchy Song Teaching Financial Responsibility
Nope, she doesn't rap about sipping on Patrón or "partying in da club" – you know, the typical rapper stuff. Kennedy O'Neal raps about something more important – financial responsibility.
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"I had so much fun recording it. At first, I was a little nervous about recording, by my dad gave me the boost that I needed," Kennedy said. "I would tap on the microphone because I couldn't believe my voice was being recorded. It is an unbelievable feeling."
According to a GOBankingRates.com survey, 58 percent of Americans have less than $1,000 in savings. Kennedy, who's been fascinated with money ever since she was in diapers, wants to do her part to inspire young people to work hard and save their money. That way they can enjoy financial freedom as they get older.
Kennedy's parents started teaching her about money at a young age and how important saving is. She's been hooked on saving and growing her money ever since. She may be just a kid, but she already understands the process of investing as well as flipping and renting properties for profit. Through her song, she hopes kids absorb the message she's trying to convey in a fun and creative way.
"I really want kids to save money! It's cool to get toys and stuff, but you have to save to get ahead. Toys break, but money can grow," Kennedy stressed.
Kennedy is no stranger to taking part in projects that encourage kids to learn about money. In July 2018, Kennedy appeared on "Good Morning America (https://abcnews.go.com/
Kennedy's single can be downloaded on all major platforms like iTunes, AppleMusic, YouTube, TickTok and all streaming services.
ABOUT KENNEDY O'Neal
Kennedy is on a mission to help other kids learn the value of saving money. She knows that it's the key to building a more stable, secure future. She loves kids her age but gets concerned when she meets other children who do not know that they should be saving their money. When she's not busy adding money to her piggy bank, she enjoys taking part in gymnastics. To learn more, visit www.superkennedy.com.