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Apr 13, 2015, 08:47 ET

Stress Test: Americans, Especially Women and Younger People, Stressed by Finances

 Americans, particularly women and younger people, overwhelmingly experience stress when it comes to thinking about and managing their...

Apr 02, 2015, 11:00 ET

CFP Board Achieves Milestone with 20th Year of NCCA Reaccreditation for CFP® Certification Program

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) today announced its financial planning certification program has been awarded...

Mar 20, 2015, 15:34 ET

CFP Board Discloses Bankruptcies by CFP® Professionals

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. announces today the names of CFP® professionals who have declared bankruptcy within...

Feb 23, 2015, 14:47 ET

CFP Board Statement on White House Support for DOL Fiduciary Rule

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) issued the following statement regarding the White House's announcement that the...

Feb 19, 2015, 09:51 ET

Location, Location, Location: Making the Decision to Stay or Go in Retirement

 With approximately 10,000 Baby Boomers – America's largest generational group – transitioning to retirement each day, the...

Feb 18, 2015, 10:40 ET

New Ads from CFP Board Go "Extreme"

While there are people who willingly swim with sharks, walk a tightrope over canyons and participate in motocross, not even these extreme...

Jan 29, 2015, 14:22 ET

Research Conducted by CFP Board Identifies Trends That Help CFP® Professionals Stay Prepared to Serve Clients, Adds to Financial Planning Body of Knowledge

 Results of the largest financial planning research project in the United States released today by Certified Financial Planner Board of...

Jan 22, 2015, 10:00 ET
Richard P. Rojeck, CFP?, 2015 Chair of the Board of Directors for Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.

Richard P. Rojeck, CFP® Leads Board of Directors

 Richard P. Rojeck, CFP® is now Chair of the Board of Directors for Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc., leading an...

Jan 21, 2015, 11:42 ET

Approach Retirement with a Smile

As millions of Americans prepare for and enter retirement, it's natural for many of us to feel worried or concerned about how much money is needed...

Jan 07, 2015, 10:30 ET

CFP Board Launches New Online Career Center

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) today officially launched an online Career Center that will serve as the...

Jan 06, 2015, 09:02 ET

CFP Board Names Leo G. Rydzewski General Counsel

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) announced today that it has appointed Leo G. Rydzewski to the newly-created role...

Dec 30, 2014, 14:28 ET

CFP Board Announces New Initiatives for Initial CFP® Certification

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) today announced two new initiatives that strengthen the Certified Financial...

Dec 18, 2014, 07:38 ET

Have You Been Financially Naughty or Nice This Year?

 If Kris Kringle judged consumers by their financial fitness, who would end up on his "Naughty" and "Nice" lists? This year, consumers can...

Dec 17, 2014, 11:20 ET

CFP Board Launches Women's Initiative Council

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. announced the formation of the Women's Initiative (WIN) Council, a group of experts supporting...

Dec 10, 2014, 12:00 ET

CFP Board, University of Illinois Collaborate on New, Free Online Financial Planning Course for the Public

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc., the University of Illinois Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics and...

Dec 04, 2014, 09:18 ET

Survey: Certifications, Training and Experience Matters to Consumers When Choosing an Advisor

When evaluating financial advisors, consumers are looking more and more at what a person knows, including the type of advice they provide, their...

Nov 24, 2014, 09:50 ET

30 CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professionals Named in Financial Times "FT 100 US Women Financial Advisers 2014"

 Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. is proud to announce that 30 CFP® professionals were named in Financial Times' "FT...

Nov 18, 2014, 11:00 ET

Five New Members Elected to CFP Board's Board of Directors

 Five new board members have been elected to serve four-year terms on the Board of Directors for Certified Financial Planner Board of...

Oct 24, 2014, 12:46 ET

CFP Board Censures Improper CFP® Professional Conduct

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) announced today public disciplinary actions against the following individuals'...

Oct 15, 2014, 10:22 ET

Hacked! What to Do When Personal and Financial Information Has Been Compromised

With a number of large retailers and banks reporting massive data security breaches in the last year, leaving hundreds of millions of consumers'...