FinanceChallenge

Welcome

To the Texas Personal Finance Challenge ONLINE!

The Challenge is about to begin:

  • January, 2018- Spring Challenge Teacher Registration Begins - Come to www.financechallenge.org and register.
  • April 9 - April 13, 2018- Spring Online Competition - Teams login and face the Challenge! Top high school team based on the online challenge test results for the Spring 2018 school year will qualify to compete for the national title!
  • May 11, 2018 The National Personal Finance Challenge will be held Friday, May 11, 2018 at the University of Nebraska Lincoln College of Business, located at 730 N. 14th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska. The National Competition will give students an opportunity to apply and showcase their knowledge of personal finance.
  • Travel expenses to and from the National Personal Finance Challenge to be held on Friday May 11, 2018 in Lincoln Nebraska, as well as lodging, will be the responsibility of the winning Texas State Champion team’s school.

Join hundreds of high school and middle school students across the state in this great academic smack down.

  • Teachers- Register today and start creating your student teams.
  • Students - Study hard, the Personal Financial Literacy Challenge ONLINE! will test you and your knowledge of personal finance.

State level prizes for high school and middle school division team winners and teachers! 

High School 

1st place - $100 for each student on the winning team and for their registered teacher

2nd place - $50 for each student on the winning team and for their registered teacher

3rd place - $25 for each student on th winning team and for their registered teacher

Middle School 

1st place - $100 for each student on the winning team and for their registered teacher

2nd place - $50 for each student on the winning team and for their registered teacher

3rd place - $25 for each student on th winning team and for their registered teacher

Every high school student, middle school student and teacher in Texas is invited to compete in the Texas Personal Finance Challenge. Teachers can create as many student teams as they'd like, and the Texas Council on Economic Education will pay all registration and participation fees.

Good luck to all our student competitors. The Texas Personal Finance Challenge ONLINE! is a great way to flex your intellectual muscles and participate with students from across Texas in an exciting and fun competition.