It doesn’t take much to get a business card that says, Financial Planner. In fact, during the recession, many people have turned to the profession. However, CFP[® professional]s distinguish themselves because they must have a minimum of three years experience in the field, have passed a rigorous slate of exams to receive certification and are obligated to uphold ethical standards. Only about a quarter of planners have CFP[® marks of] distinction.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Atlanta Bargain Hunter Blog
January 5, 2010