Many kids (and their parents) think about how they might have fun, learn new skills, and make some money during the summer. For ambitious kids of all ages, the summer can be a fantastic time to have a ton of fun, and make money doing it. Find or create a job that interests you, and you'll be sure to meet lots of interesting people, and learn some valuable life skills along the way.
There are a variety of employment opportunities for kids of all ages, although working papers may be required, and there are restrictions on when young people under the age of 18 can work and what jobs they can do. If you're not old enough to get hired by someone else, you could consider starting your own small business.
Read on for more information on summer jobs for kids.