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[CFP®] Certification Gives Financial Planners In-depth Knowledge

Jan 18, 2013

With the U.S. economic landscape shifting, new federal and state laws, and tax codes always changing, the process of planning one's finances is no walk in the park. In fact, it can be a very intricate and convoluted process, one that requires the help of a certified expert.

CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER[™ professionals], or CFP[® certificants], are financial professionals who help others manage multiple aspects of their financial lives.
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Houston Chronicle
Jennifer Kimrey
January 18, 2013

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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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