$ALT Financial Literacy Program


SALT Financial Literacy Program available to undergraduate and graduate students, and alumni in an effort to help educate and provide tools to manage finances and loan repayment. The SMC Community can access this free program through a safe and secure site that provides educational content through lessons, blogs, videos, articles and web self-serve tools to manage federal and private loan debt, tracks credit cards, mortgages and car loans and provides payment calculators, as well as one on one loan debt counseling and advocacy. Members can also use the site for job, internship and scholarship search as well as information on building resumes and essays.

An example of what is available:

Money 101

We handpicked your available lessons—so you'll be able to borrow smart to pay for college and find more money for life—and they include:


•Educational Planning

•Internships, Incomes, and Careers


•Money Management


•Student Loans

•Student Loan Repayment

•Credit and Debt Management

•Saving and Investing

•Risk Management


To register for $ALT please go to: https://www.saltmoney.org/stmarys-ca