More than 200 Attend Education Conference Offering Practical Financial Strategies for Americans

Alexandria, VA. – Financial experts from government, nonprofits, and research organizations from across the country will offer strategies on how Americans can better manage their finances at a collaborative financial literacy conference in Arlington, VA.

The 12th Annual Financial Literacy Leadership Conference, hosted by the Society for Financial Education andProfessional Development, Inc. (SFE&PD), will be held Oct. 7-8th at the Crystal Gateway Marriott.

“Many Americans struggle with their personal finances, such as saving for emergencies or preparing for retirement, and often face financial hardships on a daily basis,” said SFE&PD Founder and President Theodore “Ted” Daniels. “We are pleased to bring together top speakers and panelists to share their expertise with financial literacy colleagues, teachers, and consumers.”

SFE&PD’s 16 workshops will offer financial tips for people at all life stages from college students to seniors and practical resources essential for successful financial planning. This year SFE&PD will host students from 12 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to engage them in the interactive financial workshops. SFE&PD will also honor financial literacy pioneers at a reception on Oct 7. Registration and conference details available here:


SFE&PD is a financial education and professional development nonprofit that teaches college students from underserved communities and individuals from all backgrounds to manage money wisely. SFE&PD hosts an annual financial literacy leadership conference and conducts financial literacy seminars for people of all ages in communities nationwide. For information, call 7039203807 or go to: