The Giving Kredit Podcast


Welcome to our podcast!

In our new weekly podcast, Kiddie Kredit's Director of Community aka Chief Mom, Anika Jackson, interviews parents, tech CEOs, financial experts, kid entrepreneurs and others to talk about wealth equity, financial literacy, our own credit stories.

Meet Ebony Beckford, Founder of Fin Lit Kids and Prosperity Mamas

November 1, 2021

Ebony Beckford is an author, entrepreneur, and financial literacy advocate committed to closing the racial wealth gap in America, especially for communities of color. Ebony's work is guided by the notion that early financial education is a key component of achieving financial independence as well as building economically prosperous communities. In 2020, she founded Fin Lit Kids, a multimedia company that promotes financial literacy for kids ages 3-7 through fun and engaging books, games, activities, and content.

Meet Reda Hicks, Founder, GotSpot

October 25, 2021

Reda is a practicing attorney and military families advocate based in Houston, Texas. She serves as in-house counsel for a large shipping and logistics company. Reda is also the Founder and CEO of GotSpot, a digital marketplace connecting small enterprises with micro-term commercial space rentals. Reda serves on the Boards of Leadership Houston, Texas Lyceum, League of Women Voters Houston, Sketch City, and Military Family Advisory Network. Visit her and learn more at

Meet Sarah Aubert, Higher Education Analyst, Founder, Mother

October 18, 2021

For over 15 years, Sarah has had a professional career in the field of higher education. Having been a first-generation college student, Sarah is energized by developing and supporting structures that ultimately contribute to the successful educational journey of underserved student populations.

Meet Justin Lane, Founder, Adalane Media Group

October 11, 2021

Justin Lane is a tech founder, husband, and a father of five. With 20+ years of advertising technology expertise, Justin has a deep knowledge and understanding of media buying.