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Jul 02, 2015, 08:00 ET
Mike Greene, CFP, 2015 Chair-elect of CFP Board's Board of Directors

Mike Greene, CFP® Elected 2015 Chair-Elect

 Certified Financial Planner™ professional Mike Greene has been elected to serve as the 2015 Chair-elect of CFP Board's Board of...

Jun 24, 2015, 10:10 ET

Evaluating Your Trust Issues: The Who, Why & When of Setting up a Trust Fund

We often associate trust funds with millionaires or the heiresses of well-known hotel chains. However, a trust is often a valuable part of estate...

May 21, 2015, 10:00 ET

Preventing a Family Feud: Advice for Navigating Inheritance Disputes

Many emotions surround the death of a loved one – sadness, regret, loneliness, stress. Inheritance disputes only increase the stress of...

May 19, 2015, 09:00 ET

Awareness of CFP® Certification Leaps Ahead

 Awareness of the Certified Financial Planner™ certification continues to leap forward, with consumers saying they insist their financial...

Apr 24, 2015, 15:30 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'...

Apr 22, 2015, 11:00 ET

126 Certified Financial Planner™ Professionals Named In FT 400 Top Financial Advisors

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. is proud to announce that 126 CFP® professionals were named in the Financial Times Top...

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...