Financial Wellness–SmartDollar

Important notice: All SmartDollar accounts will be closed on November 30, 2019. We encourage you to use the program as much as possible before the system is no longer active. Please contact if you have any questions.

Financial stress continues to be a major source of stress and family conflict among Americans. At Loma Linda University Health we recognize personal finances can be difficult, that is why we are providing our employees the Dave Ramsey SmartDollar program for FREE! Caring for your financial wellness can be life changing for you and your family.

SmartDollar is a self-paced confidential program that is 100% online. When you create an account, you will have access to a variety of great content and tools, and learn from three best-selling authors in personal finance, including Dave Ramsey. Through a series of entertaining video lessons, you will learn personal finance for every stage of life. This account also allows you premium access to the online budgeting tool, EveryDollar!

Sign up today with your 8-digit EID number

Smart Dollar Frequently Asked Questions

Is Smart Dollar confidential?
Yes! Your personal information is used only for your SmartDollar account, and it’s never reported on an individual level.
Is SmartDollar secure?
Financial data is stored and transferred with a multi-layer security approach that includes firewall barriers, data encryption techniques, authentication procedures, and data transmission encryption, among other hardware, software, and procedural methods. When you register for the service, Ramsey Solutions requires a password from you for your privacy and security. The technology infrastructure resides in world-class, highly secure data centers utilizing state-of-the-art electronic surveillance and multi-factor access control systems. These data centers are staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week by trained security guards, and access is authorized strictly on a least-privileged basis.
How long will it take to use SmartDollar?
SmartDollar is a completely self-paced program. In addition to the main video lessons, there are hundreds of supplemental video and audio clips ranging in length from two minutes to 30 minutes. You can spend as much or as little time as you would like exploring this content.
In addition to educational material, your SmartDollar account includes premium access to EveryDollar which is a great online budgeting tool (a $99/year value). EveryDollar allows you to link your bank accounts and your budget, helping you plan your spending and reach your financial goals faster. EveryDollar can be used daily, weekly or whenever you choose.
Can I sign my spouse or children up for SmartDollar?
No. Each employee may only create one (1) SmartDollar account. However, we want you to go through SmartDollar with your spouse, so sharing your account with your household is encouraged.
What do I do if I need technical support for SmartDollar?
SmartDollar technical support group is always available to help you.
Can I purchase SmartDollar outside of work?
SmartDollar is 100% free for you to use as part of our wellness benefits package. It is not available for individual purchase. Comparable programs cost more than $100/year if purchased by an individual.