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Arizona Personal Finance Challenge: How It Works

The Arizona Personal Finance Challenge consists of two rounds.

1st Round - Online testing

2nd Round - PFC Finals - Quiz Bow 

Fall Online Testing session: November 13th - December 1st, 2023

Spring Online Testing session: March 13th - March 29th 2024

Teams of 3-4 students will have 35 minutes to complete a 30-question online exam covering the principles of personal finance; including money management, credit, investing, and insurance.   Teams can compete in the online challenge during the Fall testing session and/or the Spring testing session.

Arizona Personal Finance Challenge Finals - April 19th, 2024

Top scoring teams will be invited to the in-persons Finals to be held on April 19th.  The final round of competition consists of a fast-paced Quiz Bowl.  Additionally, all teams are encouraged to compete in the Personal Finance Case Study Competition

The Arizona Personal Finance Challenge State Champions, and National Competition Qualifiers, will be the team from EACH division with the highest cumulative score from the PFC and the Personal Finance Case Study competition.