Personal Finance Challenge timeline

Illinois Personal Finance Challenge

Personal Finance Challenge timeline

January 1

IPFC registration opens

February 15

IPFC registration closes

March 12-19 (Online testing window closes at noon on the 19th)

IPFC online competition is held, with students testing under the guidelines established.

March 20

Online winners announced; these teams compete in the Illinois Personal Finance Challenge state championship in Chicago.

April 1

Deadline for teachers to submit confirmation of student teams (including any reconstituted team members) attending the State Finals.

April 21

Personal Finance Challenge State Finals for ten finalist teams held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

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The National Personal Finance Challenge competition is held for all first place teams from participating states.

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The 2015 Personal Finance Challenge (PFC) is a program of Econ Illinois with in-kind support provided from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. PFC is endorsed by Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford.