Jumpstart Your Financial Journey
DISD School of Business & Management Essay Contest
Deadline: Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Winner Announcement: Friday, May 18, 2018
The 3to1 Foundation and Cain Watters & Associates want to help you take the first step toward reaching your financial goals.
Step 1: Read our gift to you.
The Richest Man in Babylon is full of financial advice that builds on what you learn in our seminar.
Step 2: Write an essay.
In a two-page, double spaced essay, discuss:
- What is the single most important financial lesson you gained from reading The Richest Man in Babylon? How will you apply that lesson to your life today and to your future?
- Describe how you will share what you have learned from the book with others, i.e., your family and friends?
Step 3: Submit your work.
Submit your essay on the 3to1 Foundation website, 3to1foundation.org/seminars, on or before Friday, April 27.
Prizes will be given for the three essays that best 1.) Communicate a thorough personal exploration of both prompts 2.) Show, creative thinking and 3.) Exhibit clarity and quality of writing
Authors of the top three essays will receive a monetary prize that can be used toward savings & investment goals, or at the discretion of the winners. Essay contest winners will be announced on Friday, May 18.
Prizes will be given for the three essays that best 1.) Communicate a thorough personal exploration of the prompt 2.) Show, creative thinking and 3.) Exhibit clarity and quality of writing.
FIRST PLACE: $200 VISA gift card
SECOND PLACE: $100 VISA gift card
THIRD PLACE: $50 VISA gift card