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Montana Money Magic

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Gain financial education while saving for your future.

What do you get? Money for education-related expenses!

  • Participating students have the opportunity to earn a 3-to-1 match on their personal savings.
  • Students who save $450 through the program can earn the maximum match of $1,350.
Map of Regions Participating

Find out how you can start saving by calling an outreach manager in your county at (877) COLG4ME:

Region V

Region VII

Region VIII

Region IX

Region XI

Region XII

To qualify for the Montana Money Magic program, students must:

  • Be between the ages of 16-19
  • Be attending high school in Montana in one of six, participating geographic regions
  • Complete a financial education program
  • Meet income eligibility below:
# of persons in family/household Annual family income less than or equal to:
1 $21,589.50
2 $29,100.50
3 $36,611.50
4 $44,122.50
5 $51,633.50
6 $59,144.50
7 $66,655.50
8 $74,166.50
For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $7,511 for each additional person. Additional eligiblity requirements exist. Please contact us at (877) COLG4ME to learn more.