It's Not About the Money
Series 3, Episode 6
It's Not about the Money
Air date 13 February 2015
Written by Julie Dixon
Directed by Roberto Bangura
Episode guide
Now You See Me
Fake it to Make it
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It's Not About the Money is the sixth episode of the third season of The Dumping Ground. It was first broadcast at 5:30pm on 13 February 2015 on CBBC and CBBC HD.


Harry is leaving and has a fall out with Floss, prompting her to run away from the DG. Elsewhere, Tyler wants to make some quick cash, and gets involved in a scheme with Ryan to steal the computer.


  • Mischief is absent in the episode (though he is seen on photographs on the computer).
  • This is the second time Jeff has had a part of his body cut off since Elektra , in this case, his head.
  • The events of this episode will later be brought up by Jody in Bear-Faced Liar


  • It is not explained why Tee was using one of the staff computers instead of the computer in the lounge.
  • When Billie says "May-Li!" the subtitles say "Mai-Li!".
The Dumping Ground episodes

Series 1: Home AloneLiberty in the DGBabyS.O.S.What Would Gus Want?The Real Faith DavisThe Truth is Out ThereDreamlandA Day in The PastOh, Mo!Seriously FunnyEsmeScary Beasts

Series 2: Kick OffQuittersThe Dumping Ground ExperienceThe BarbecueFinding FrankHolding OnEnduranceI Have a DreamSticks and StonesGI JohnnyBe My GirlHopeFace The Music

Series 3: Party GamesGrand Theft DGStuck with YouMischiefNow You See MeIt's Not About the MoneyFake it to Make itBreaking InThe Long Way HomeDragon SlayerThree DaysFree to Good HomeBetter Than YouWho Are You?Where is Love?Goodbye GirlSomething BorrowedWhat Matters?Coming RoundRefuge

Series 4: Lost and FoundBear-Faced LiarStepping UpThey Walk Among UsHold The Front PageGrowing PainsSubmarineFirst Past The PostSurvivorsThe End of it AllPerfect MatchDorisRisky BusinessI TrollIt Takes TwoGetting to Know YouTwo CampsHow to be PerfectOne For SorrowTwo For Joy

Series 5: Miscreants, Robots and BulliesBack in The GameOne Giant LeapThe Fairytale PrincessSittin' in a TreeFaking ItSasha Bellman P.I.BeliefVox PopuliFreeThe WardrobeFarvelChoose Your Own AdventureMaking WavesThe Phantom of Ashdene RidgeThe SwitchMission Totally PossibleSickRough JusticeWhere You Belong#SaveTheDGWhat Lies Beneath

Series 6: Jody On The RopesSaved By The BellGive & TakeHeroesSorryNotSorryCat's In The CradleChallenging TimesTwo Sides to Every StoryUtopiaThe LurgyRyanManHolding Out For a Hero

Specials: Jody in WonderlandLiam's StoryFloss The FoundlingDumping Ground IslandSasha's Contact Meeting