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Play "GeoCache for College Cash" during Money Smart Week, April 18-25.

Iowa JumpStart Coalition will award one statewide winner $1,000 toward college tuition.

ALERT: Materials for 2015 are currently being produced. The event will be bigger and better than ever! If you represent a college and wish to host an event, please email for details.

To enter, students can use a smart phone or tablet to scan QR codes on 7 posters at the GeoCache location on campus. (Or enter the website URL into a computer).

Students enter their name & email address to access the questions. One entry per poster, which address these personal finance topics:
  • Student loans
  • Debit cards
  • Car loans
  • Identity theft/cyber security
  • Credit scores
  • Paychecks
  • Budgeting to save

A player gets entered into the drawing two times for a correct answer and once for a wrong answer.

Download a copy of the GeoCache Rules Here:
The following colleges hosted GeoCache events in 2014:

In Quad Cities:
Blackhawk College
Scott Community College
St. Ambrose
Western Illinois University

In Des Moines:
Des Moines Area Community College
Grandview University
Drake University
Iowa National Guard

Council Bluffs and Harlan:
Iowa Western Community College

Fort Dodge:
Iowa Central Community College

Cedar Rapids:
Kirkwood Community College
Coe College
Mt. Mercy University
Linn Area Community Credit Union

Cedar Falls:
University of Northern Iowa
Hawkeye Tech

Southwestern Iowa Community College

Sioux City area:
Briar Cliff University
Morningside College
Western Iowa Tech
Dordt College, Sioux Center

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