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 2019, Raymond High School won the state championship in a tight battle with Bow High School.
Teams completed the first round of competition online and the six -highest scoring teams faced off in a live state competition to crown a state champion. This year, the teams who qualified to compete for the state crown are: Bow High School – Concord High School – The Founders Academy – Newfound Regional High School – Raymond High School – Winnacunnet High School.
Important FinLit300 Dates
October 4, 2019 Online Competition Opens (2 semesters)
November 15, 2019 Coach Registration Ends
February 21, 2020 Online competition opens
March 16, 2020 Online competition ends
April 9, 2020 State Championship
Thank you to the 2019 FinLit300 Sponsors!