Purpose: To advance financial literacy in the State of New Hampshire through an educational tournament which will empower high school students to apply classroom-based financial education in a contest of knowledge and skills. The topics are based on the Jump$tart National Standards in K-12 Personal Finance Education.
The Standards (Students Answer Questions in Each “Standards” Category):
Spending and Saving
Credit and Debt
Employment and Income
Risk Management and Insurance
Financial Decision Making
In 2018, Winnacunnet High School won the state championship in a tight battle with Concord High School.
Teams complete the first round of competition online and the eight -highest scoring teams will face off in a live state competition to crown a state champion. Last year, the teams who qualified to compete for the state crown were: Bow High School – Concord High School – Goffstown High School – Moultonborough Academy – Newfound Regional High School – Pinkerton Academy – Raymond High School – Winnacunnet High School.
Important FinlIt300 Dates
October 5, 2018 Coach Registration Opens
February 22, 2019 Coach Registration Ends
March 4, 2019 Online competition opens
March 29, 2019 Online competition ends
April 30, 2019 State Championship in Concord, NH
Thank you to last year’s FinLit300 Sponsors!