Top 10 games that teach you how to GET RICH!

Top 10 Games that teach you how to GET RICH!

By Scott Biggs

If you want to learn how to get RICH and have fun at the same time, play one of our favorite money-themed board games
with your family and friends!

Monopoly Jr.
1. Monopoly Junior

Spend and earn money at an amusement park. This is a fun and simple version of the original Monopoly game for ages 5-8 (and their families).

Monopoly Star Wars
2. Monopoly

Buy property and collect rent as you try to become the richest player in this classic game! There are many themes available, from Disney to Star Wars.

Monopoly Electronic
3. Monopoly Electronic Banking

A modern update to the classic. Keep your finances at your fingertips with Monopoly Electronic Banking and six cool bank cards. Collect birthday gifts from your opponents with the swipe of a card! Pick up your salary at the touch of a button!

4. The Game of Life

Get a career, have kids, earn money and spend it as you try to make it to retirement with some dough!

Life Twists and Turns
5. The Game of Life: Twists and Turns

This modern version of Life includes an electronic “Lifepod” and a credit card.

6. Payday

Hang on to the money you earn without spending it all as you try to make it to the end of the month!

7. Settlers of Catan

Build and develop your village while trading and getting resources.

Charge Large
8. Charge Large

Borrow money on credit to buy properties, but you’d better pay it back!

9. Poker

It's not a board game, but it is a fun lesson in calculated risk and budgeting. Use pennies to bet on your hand, but be careful, or you might end up broke!

10. Money Bags

Earn money skills as you collect, count and exchange cash.


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