News & Events

MAXXCAT_START

CFP Board in the News

Deal Leaves Consumers with Questions

Aug 01, 2011

The U.S. government may have averted a default but for the average consumer, the messy negotiations that it took to get a deal and the remaining possibility of a credit downgrade for the country, remain threats to their own financial stability. Eleanor Blayney[, CFP®] is the consumer advocate at the CFP Board. View the video >

Reuters
Bobbi Rebell
August 1, 2011

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.

Upcoming Events

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.
Let's Make A Plan
Don't address your finances individually. Pull your finances together with the help of a CFP® professional.