San Diego Financial Literacy Center

What We Do

The San Diego Financial Literacy Center provides free financial services to the community through three core programs:

Boost For Our Heroes

Boost For Our Heroes is a financial assistance and education program that benefits military members and their families.

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Smart With Your Money

Smart With Your Money (S.W.Y.M) Provides complimentary financial literacy seminars to individuals, families, and organizations throughout San Diego County.

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Wave Of The Future

Wave of the Future is a program that teaches high school and college students about various financial topics, like avoiding debt and using credit properly.

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The financial literacy of our constituents is enhanced through our complimentary and custom built educational seminars and workshops.


The key to success for the SDFLC is the collaboration with community, corporate, military, and educational partners throughout San Diego.


The SDFLC currently tracks constituents via survey, quarterly contacts, and regular touch points to ensure curriculum and education outreach.

Recent Blog Posts

» 10 Tips to Having an Affordable, Yet Enjoyable 2019 Holiday Season

The holiday shopping season is here and people will flock to local malls and shops. The holidays are about family and friends coming together to celebrate traditions and the beginning of a new year. After the grandchildren and kids have gone home with the fabulous presents that were bought, you feel great with the memories […]

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» VA Cancer Survivor, Prevention & Education Event

The SDFLC was honored to return for the fifth year as the financial education resource at the VA San Diego Healthcare System’s “Cancer Survivorship, Prevention & Education” event on June 19. Along with the other nonprofit resources geared toward Veterans, the event featured numerous presentations and demonstrations on everything from deep breathing relaxation techniques to […]

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» SDFLC Returns to Mesa College for ClassiCon

The SDFLC’s partnership with San Diego Mesa College continued in June, as the SDFLC participated in Mesa College’s two-day Classified Conference commonly referred to as ClassiCon. During the first day of the conference, Paul Lim, an SDFLC volunteer and certified financial planner, presented a pair of presentations. The SDFLC returned on day two of the […]

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