As reported in today's paper by Matt Hathaway of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch:
When high school students gather tonight for a mixer in a downtown hotel, much of the chitchat undoubtedly will revolve around the timeless staples of teenager conversation — pretty girls, cute boys, music and the like. It might even include some less obvious icebreakers: the efficiency of modern home appliances; ways to improve credit scores; and, if the night runs late, maybe even the intricacies of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
About 140 teens are coming to St. Louis for LifeSmarts, a youth tournament organized by the National Consumers League, the nation's oldest watchdog group...
Read the full article to get a sneak peak at what prizes will be taken home by the 2009 National Champion Team.