Big Sky Biz Sim


Montana’s premiere student business simulation will be back for the Fall Semester 2022.  Registration will open for the Big Sky Biz Sim by First Interstate Bank in September.

The Stock Market Game

We have over 1300 students and 450 teams competing in the Spring Stock Market Game across 40 schools!   We encourage you to look ahead at the program next year to learn financial and investment education while competing for cash prizes.   Glacier Bancorp and its family of Montana Banks will sponsor all team fees.   The Stock […]

MT Personal Finance Challenge

The 2023 Montana Personal Finance Challenge will open in the spring with a champion announced by April 2023.   Participation will be free for schools with a chance to win cash prizes wit the online program. As always, all top performing teams will have a chance to compete at regional and potentially national competitions.   Teams of […]

Why is the Census Important For Montana


Your Response Matters. Montana is a big state. With more than 147,000 square miles of land to cover we need to work together to ensure a complete count. Accurate census data means everyone in the community gets their fair share of resources and has a representative political voice. The most vulnerable populations for an undercount […]

Jump$tart Teacher Scholarships by MFEC

MFEC and Jump$tart Teacher Scholarships The purpose of the Montana Financial Education Coalition (MFEC) teacher scholarship program is to support MFEC’s mission: to promote the development of personal financial skills of Montana residents of all ages. Teacher scholarships are awarded solely at the discretion of the MFEC Board of Directors and are subject to the […]

Teacher Training

Thanks to our teachers who were back to MSU Campus for the Teaching Economics Seminar for July 14-15! Watch for MCEE programming at the October MFPE Educators’ Conference in Great Falls. With the support of sponsors, Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation, Bank of the Rockies, MFEC, Reach Higher, and First Security Bank in Bozeman, MCEE […]