Officials sponsor poster contest
MONTPELIER — The Vermont Treasurer’s office and the state Bankers Association are challenging children and young people to learn more about the importance of saving and investing money.
A statewide poster contest for students in grades three through 12 is challenging students to illustrate ways to effectively save and invest their money.
The theme for the 2013 “Be Money Wi$e Financial Literacy Poster Competition is: “I can grow my money by ...”
Winners in each grade get $100. There are other prizes as well.
Top-placing students and their teachers will be recognized at the Statehouse in a ceremony in April.
The deadline for poster submissions to the Vermont Treasurer’s office in Montpelier is March 12.