Omarion Tanner, a 14-year-old student at Kirksey Middle School in Jackson, Miss., earned second place in the American Bankers Association Foundation’s Lights, Camera, Save! teen video contest. His entry, “The Playbook: Football and Finances,” won Planters Bank’s local competition—allowing him to compete on a national scale in 2022.
Lights, Camera, Save! is a national contest that encourages teens ages 13-18 to communicate the value of sound money management in a 30-second or less video. This year, 89 banks hosted 100 contests in 39 states and Washington, D.C. as a part of Lights, Camera, Save! Winners from those local competitions qualified for the national contest.