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Sep 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

American Parents Struggle To Save For Higher Education, Manage Living Expenses

Costly living expenses prevent many parents from saving for their children's higher education, according to a survey released today by Certified...

Aug 28, 2014, 10:51 ET
John M. Loper, CFP(R), Director of Corporate Relations, CFP Board (PRNewsFoto/Certified Financial Planner ...)

CFP Board Appoints John M. Loper, CFP® as Director of Corporate Relations

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) announced today that it has hired John M. Loper, CFP® as Director of...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:11 ET

Switching to the 24-Hour Workday: Financial Implications of Stay-at-Home Parenting

Choosing to transition from two incomes to stay-at-home parenting isn't an easy decision, but is the right choice for many families. This decision...

Aug 14, 2014, 09:00 ET

CFP Board Enlists All CFP® Professionals in Research to Shape the Future of Financial Planning Profession

All Certified Financial PlannerTM professionals – more than 70,000 individuals – are asked to participate in a large-scale...

Aug 08, 2014, 11:00 ET

CFP® Education Program Graduates Find Certification Valuable

New research from Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. and Kansas State University indicates that graduates of CFP Board...

Aug 06, 2014, 14:52 ET

G. Joseph Votava, Jr., CFP® Elected 2015 Chair-Elect

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.'s Board of Directors has elected G. Joseph Votava, Jr., CFP® to serve as its 2015...

Jul 18, 2014, 14:00 ET

Study: CFP® Certification Stands Out in "Alphabet Soup" of Financial Services Designations

American consumers are more aware than ever before of the Certified Financial PlannerTM certification, especially among other financial...

Jul 09, 2014, 10:00 ET

Squished! What to Do When Financially Supporting Two Generations

Many middle-aged Americans are beginning to find themselves in a tight spot, financially "sandwiched" between caring for older and younger...

Jun 20, 2014, 15:00 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...

Jun 18, 2014, 11:00 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'...

Jun 12, 2014, 11:06 ET

CFP Board Opens Registration for Computer-Based Testing Format of CFP® Certification Examination, Offers Practice Exams

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. announced today it has opened registration for its November 2014 CFP® certification...

Jun 10, 2014, 11:52 ET

Father Knows Best: CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professionals Share How Their Dads Taught Them the Financial "Facts of Life"

For many Americans, lessons about money and financial responsibility begin in childhood with one of our very first teachers, our dads. In honor of...

May 07, 2014, 15:08 ET
Joseph V. Maugeri, CFP(R), CFP Board Managing Director for Marketing and Corporate Relations. (PRNewsFoto/Certified Financial Planner...)

CFP Board Appoints Joseph Maugeri, CFP® as Managing Director of Marketing and Corporate Relations

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) announced today that it has promoted Joseph V. Maugeri, CFP® to Managing...

May 07, 2014, 12:01 ET

The Selfless Job of Motherhood: Supporting Your Child's Financial Future at Every Age

Mothers make all kinds of sacrifices for their families, including financial sacrifices to help and protect them, from covering countless childhood...

Apr 22, 2014, 08:30 ET

Groundbreaking Research by CFP Board Pinpoints Challenges and Opportunities for Women to Enter the Financial Planning Profession

 Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) and its Women's Initiative (WIN) today released a comprehensive research...

Apr 18, 2014, 15:00 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 the...

Mar 20, 2014, 14:00 ET

CFP Board Applauds Bob Glovsky, CFP® on Presidential Appointment

Former Chair of Certified Financial Planner Board of Standard's Board of Directors Robert J. Glovsky, CFP® was recently appointed to serve as...

Mar 13, 2014, 13:30 ET

CFP Board Announces Suite of Academic Initiatives to Advance the Financial Planning Profession

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. today announced a suite of initiatives that will bolster the academic underpinnings of...

Mar 12, 2014, 10:48 ET

Make Way for the Stork: 5 Financial Steps When Planning for Baby

Much comes with preparing for the arrival of a baby: making sure you have a fully-stocked supply of diapers, scheduling endless doctor's...

Feb 26, 2014, 15:00 ET

CFP Board Announces Chair Appointments to Disciplinary and Ethics Commission, Advisory Councils

 Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) announced today the appointments of its 2014 Chairs to the Disciplinary and...