Welcome FBLA Students and Advisers!

Representing FBLA at the 2019 National LifeSmarts Championship is the team from West Carteret High School in Morehead City, NC

LifeSmarts teaches financial and consumer literacy through fun competitions. FBLA-affiliated LifeSmarts teams are invited to compete in two separate events: the FBLA LifeSmarts Challenge and the LifeSmarts competition. For more details read the FBLA Adviser starter guide.

FBLA LifeSmarts Challenge

The FBLA LifeSmarts Challenge is a competitive event that begins online, and the 12 top-scoring teams from both the Fall and Spring Challenges are eligible to participate at the summer’s FBLA National Leadership Conference. Learn more about the FBLA LifeSmarts competitive event.

  • Two Challenges are offered during the school year:
    • Fall Competition–October 14-November 8, 2019
    • Spring Competition–February 3-28, 2020
FBLA chapters may participate in state and national LifeSmarts tournaments
  • Four- or five-person teams compete online to advance to state competitions and possibly the National LifeSmarts Championship in April
  • Teams must complete the online qualification quizzes before their state’s online closing date
  • Click here to review the registration process for online competition