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CFP Board in the News

Brokers Edge into New Era as Advisors

Aug 28, 2007

Becoming board certified is becoming more important for brokers. The most popular credential...is the CFP[® certification], a badge commonly held by independent financial planners.

Dow Jones Newswires
Victoria Knight
August 28, 2006

Speaker's Bureau
CFP Board’s leadership and representatives are available for interviews and speaking engagements on personal finance, the financial planning profession, CFP Board and the CFP® designation.

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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