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August 7, 2014

A recent study tracking the results of CFP Board’s Public Awareness Campaign shows that American consumers are more aware than ever before of the CFP® certification. ... More

July 2014

Let's Make A Plan NewsletterFor many Americans, the "accumulation years" – the decade or two before retirement – have become a time of financial hemorrhage. Sandwiched between adult children grounded by the tough economy and aging parents needing care and support, these Americans are finding themselves having to keep multiple generations afloat. ... More

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Did You Know?

Among clients who work with an advisor, 87% of those working with a CFP® professional are satisfied or very satisfied, compared with 72% of those who work with an advisor without certification.
Anyone can call himself a “financial planner.” Only professionals who meet CFP Board’s rigorous standards can call themselves CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals.
The 2013 Household Financial Planning Survey shows that those with a financial plan feel more confident and report more success managing money, savings and investments than those without a plan.
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