EVERFI National Financial Bee

Welcome to the National Financial Literacy Bee!

The Financial Literacy Bee provides an opportunity for students to have some fun while learning critical financial concepts, all from the comfort of home! In this 40-minute course, you’ll explore short interactive lessons to help you better understand how to save, set financial goals, budget, and invest in your future. Let’s do this!

How It Works

After completing the course, you will have the opportunity to submit a short essay sharing a financial goal of yours and outlining the steps you plan to take to accomplish that goal based on what you’ve just learned. Prize details below. The Financial Literacy Bee is designed for high school students and will be available April 5 - 19, 2024. The essay contest is open to all students grades 8-12 as of April 5, 2024.

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Empowering the next generation

We are committed to helping families plan for their financial futures. That’s why we’re proud to team up with EVERFI for the National Financial Literacy Bee! EVERFI will select one winning student who will receive a $500 Visa® gift card*. We’re excited to empower high school students to build a strong financial foundation and get them started on the path to financial security!

* NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. For Official Rules visit, Bellco.org/Bee. The contest is sponsored by EverFi, Inc. To be eligible to enter the contest, an Entrant must:
(a) have parental or legal guardian permission to participate,
(b) be a U.S. or Canadian citizen or a permanent legal resident (i.e. must be able to show proof of permanent legal residence); and
(c) be enrolled in a private or public secondary school or a home school in the fifty (50) United States, Puerto Rico, Washington, D.C., or Canada (excluding Quebec), and must be within grades 8-12 as of April 5, 2024. Bellco is not an administrator of this contest and is in no way responsible or liable for the administration of the contest or awarding of the Prize. There may be multiple Winners, but only one Entrant from the Bellco Financial Literacy Bee site will win a $500 gift card after the contest period ends.

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