Hay Springs High School business students participated in the Fall 2018 Nebraska Personal Finance Challenge in November. Their team was ranked number 2 in the High School Division. There were 37 teams in the Middle School division and 439 teams in the High School division!
Prize money will be sent via FedEx to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams of both divisions.
First Place team members receive $30
Second Place team members receive $20
Third Place team members receive $10
During the competition, students enter the Finance Challenge ONLINE website and complete a 30-question, rapid-fire exam consisting of categories on Earning Income, Buying Goods and Services, Saving, Using Credit, Financial Investing, and Protecting and Insuring. Each student is given a 35 minute time limit.