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Mar 06, 2017, 09:00 ET The Society of FSP And The American College of Financial Services Launch Joint Education Promotion Initiative

The Society of Financial Service Professionals (FSP) and The American College of Financial Services announce their partnership in promoting The...


Sep 21, 2016, 09:30 ET Americans with Disabilities Crisis: Disabled Americans Financially Insecure while Their Caregivers are Woefully Unprepared for Retirement

 A survey of families with children with special needs found that a large majority (82%) of caregivers are concerned that they do not have...


Sep 19, 2016, 10:41 ET The American College of Financial Services Announces Unique Three-way Partnership

 The American College of Financial Services, The Hoopis Performance Network (HPN) and LIMRA have announced the formation of an educational...


Aug 29, 2016, 11:47 ET The Digital Transformation of The American College of Financial Services

 The American College of Financial Services is proud to introduce a new digital campus that modernizes the student experience and makes earning...


Aug 24, 2016, 10:30 ET Kevin Gibson Named Cary M. Maguire Fellow In Applied Ethics

The American College Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics in Financial Services is pleased to announce Dr. Kevin Gibson as the 2016 – 2017 Cary...


Jun 02, 2016, 09:56 ET The American College, WCTC Announce 'Groundbreaking' Partnership

 The American College of Financial Services and Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC) in Wisconsin have finalized what officials at both...


May 23, 2016, 10:08 ET Retirees Clear In New Survey: We Want To Stay In Our Homes

An overwhelming number of people nearing or in retirement want to remain in their current home as long as possible, according to the results of a...


Apr 29, 2016, 16:06 ET The American College, Creighton University Announce Academic Partnership

 Officials at The American College of Financial Services and Creighton University today signed a formal academic partnership designed to...


Mar 14, 2016, 10:18 ET The American College Named Education Partner Of Women Adviser Summits

The American College of Financial Services has been named the official education partner of the InvestmentNews Women Adviser Summits, a series of...


Feb 01, 2016, 06:49 ET The American College Names Renowned Financial Planning Expert, Dr. Michael Finke, As Dean And Chief Academic Officer

 Dr. Michael Finke, a nationally renowned educator and researcher in the financial advising profession, has been named Dean and Chief Academic...


Jan 14, 2016, 16:17 ET The American College Of Financial Services Reaches $1M Scholarship Milestone

The American College Penn Mutual Center for Veterans Affairs announced today that it has reached a major milestone, surpassing the $1 million...


Dec 15, 2015, 06:45 ET American College Professor To Speak At Major Financial Planning Conference

 Adam Beck, Director of the Center for Special Needs at The American College of Financial Services and Assistant Professor of Health Insurance,...


Nov 20, 2015, 16:24 ET Friday Night: National Constitution Center Event To Feature Many Prominent Local Business Leaders

The American College of Financial Services in Bryn Mawr, Pa., is awarding its highest honors, the Solomon S. Huebner Gold Medal, to Eileen C....


Nov 17, 2015, 10:21 ET Registration Open for New Social Media Course at The American College

Enrollment opens today for a new course offered by The American College of Financial Services focused on teaching financial professionals how to...


Nov 16, 2015, 13:27 ET The American College of Financial Services Named to 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

For the third consecutive year, The American College of Financial Services has been named a Military Friendly® School, a designation awarded...


Nov 10, 2015, 09:55 ET The American College Helps Connect Veterans With Top Financial Organizations

 The American College Penn Mutual Center for Veterans Affairs has announced a new program aimed at creating career opportunities for military...


Dec 03, 2014, 09:00 ET Crash Course Needed: Four out of Five Americans Fail When Quizzed on How to Make their Nest Eggs Last

 Just 20% of retirement-age Americans can pass a basic quiz on how to make their nest eggs last throughout retirement.  In fact, a large...


Nov 05, 2014, 10:09 ET NFP Life Joins The American College's Cary M. Maguire Center For Ethics As Corporate-Level Member

 The American College of Financial Services, the nation's only non-profit, accredited college devoted to financial services, announced today...


Aug 20, 2014, 08:00 ET Robert R. Johnson, Ph.D., CFA®, CAIA® To Lead The American College

The Board of Trustees of The American College of Financial Services today named Robert R. Johnson, Ph.D., CFA, CAIA, as president and chief...


Aug 04, 2014, 09:15 ET The American College Announces The Inaugural Recipient Of The Soldier-Citizen Award Will Be Admiral Joe Prueher

The American College of Financial Services, the nation's only non-profit, accredited college devoted to financial services, announced today that...


Jul 21, 2014, 09:00 ET MetLife Premier Client Group Chooses The American College's FSCP® Program For Product And Skills Training

The American College of Financial Services announced today that the MetLife Premier Client Group has selected the Financial Services Certified...


Jul 14, 2014, 09:00 ET Real World Advice Serving America's Diverse Financial Planning Needs: The American College Introduces Redesigned Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®) Designation

Americans' financial planning needs are more complex and dynamic than ever before, creating new demand for financial advisors who can serve clients...


Apr 02, 2014, 10:18 ET Media Alert: How to Prepare for and Thrive in Retirement

National Retirement Planning Week, April 7-11, is a national effort to help consumers focus and plan around their financial needs in retirement. In...


Feb 10, 2014, 09:00 ET Linda S. Need, CFA®, CFP®, CAP®, Named Chair of Board of Trustees at The American College

The American College announced today that Linda S. Need, CFA®, CFP®, CAP® has been named Chair of the Board of Trustees at The...


Nov 18, 2013, 09:00 ET New Credential Equips Advisors To Serve Special Needs Families

 The American College, the nation's only non-profit, accredited college devoted to financial services, has added the specialized Chartered...