About IFL

The Institute for Financial Literacy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote effective financial education and counseling. Founded in 2002, the Institute accomplishes its mission by working with organizations to incorporate financial education into their existing services.

As a national authority on adult financial education, the Institute advances professionalism and effectiveness in the field of financial literacy by setting the National Standards for Adult Financial Literacy Education™, hosting the Annual Conference on Financial Education™, presenting the Excellence In Financial Literacy Education (EIFLE)™ Awards, and administering financial certifications through Fincert.org®.

Fincert.org

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Fincert.org is the premiere certifying body for financial educators and counselors. Established in 2006, Fincert promotes the effective delivery of consumer financial products, services and education through the professional certification of individuals providing these services. Fincert’s programs are designed to be relevant to professionals as well as individuals who volunteer in their communities.

To learn more about Fincert.org, visit the website..

Annual Conference on Financial Education

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The Annual Conference on Financial Education promotes the effective delivery of consumer financial products, services and education by hosting a national event for professionals providing these services. The Conference is a showcase for financial education success stories, offering attendees proven strategies, tips and techniques to achieve intended outcomes, funding goals and program sustainability.

To learn more about the Annual Conference on Financial Education, visit the ACFE website..

EIFLE Awards

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Established in 2007, the mission of the Excellence In Financial Literacy Education (EIFLE) Awards is to promote the effective delivery of consumer financial products, services and education by acknowledging the accomplishments of those that advance financial literacy education. Each year, the Institute for Financial Literacy presents the EIFLE Awards to individuals and organizations that have shown exceptional innovation, dedication and commitment to the field of financial literacy education.

To learn more about the EIFLE Awards, visit the EIFLE website..