National Personal Finance Challenge
The National Personal Finance Challenge (NPFC) is a nationwide competition that provides high school students the opportunity to build and demonstrate their knowledge of money management. Teams showcase their expertise in the concepts of earning income, spending, saving, investing, managing credit, and managing risk.
This fun and motivating team experience begins with competitions at the state level.This motivating and fun team learning experience begins with competitions at the state level. The winning team from each state moves on to the First Round National Challenge to compete for their spot in the National Semi-Finals. The top four teams in the semi-finals will advance and receive an all-expense paid trip to compete in the National Finals in New York City this spring. For spring 2022, the First Round National Challenge and National Semi-Finals will be held online. The four teams advancing to the National Finals will travel to New York City on an all-expense paid trip to compete in-person.
HOW IT WORKS
This toolkit offers resources for a new or returning teacher or coach to prepare their student team to compete in the National Personal Finance Challenge (NPFC).
Top-performing teams in the National Personal Finance Challenge receive a trophy, banner, and cash prizes for each student member corresponding to their team’s rank in the National Finals:
1st place: $2,000
2nd place: $1,000
3rd place: $500
4th place: $250