Arizona Financial Face-off 2024

Get ready for AFF 2024!

Applications are open! Sign up for a day of financial fun with the Take Charge Cats!


Arizona Financial Face-Off (AFF) is a personal finance competition for Tucson high school students!

The competition is open to all organizations in the Tucson area who have participated in Take Charge Cats personal finance workshops.

Students compete for cash prizes on the topics of home buying, savings, spending plans, and credit.



The Arizona Financial Face-off (AFF) is a personal finance-focused competition where students can apply the knowledge acquired in the Take Charge Cats workshops and win big for their school or organization. This free competition is open to all schools/groups in Southern Arizona who have hosted Take Charge Cats workshops in personal finance.

Each team will be presented with a family scenario for making real life financial decisions.  Through the competition, teams will participate in fun stations like “Financial Football”, “Budget Ball”, “Who Wants to be a Financially Savvy Millionaire” and “Budget Tower” to build their credit score, savings, debt and spending profiles. Teams present their decisions to a panel of community judges who select the overall competition winners.

Winning teams are awarded prize money.

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AFF 2024

Where:    Mclelland Park
When:     Saturday, April 20th from 7:30am-3:30pm
What:      Personal Finance Competition

*Every team who competes receives $200