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 & Investing
Risk Management and Insurance
Financial Decision Making
In 2020, Goffstown High School won the state championship. Winnacunnet High School finished in second place.
The annual in-person event, scheduled for April 1, was cancelled due to the Covid-19 crisis. The contest determination was made using top scores from the online portion of the competition which has been in place since October.
This year, the teams who competed for the state crown are: Bow High School – Concord High School – The Founders Academy – Goffstown High School – Mascoma Regional High School – Merrimack High School – Newfound Regional High School – Raymond High School – Winnacunnet High School.
Important FinLit300 Dates
October 4, 2019 Coach Registration Opens
November 15, 2019 Online Competition Opens (2 semesters)
February 21, 2020 Coach Registration Ends
March 13, 2020 Online Competition Ends
April, 2020 State Championship – CANCELLED. See Press Release Here
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