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Jul 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Time to Take Retirement into Their Own Hands: Over 80 Percent of Women Fail Retirement Income Literacy Quiz

Only 18% of retirement-age women can pass a basic quiz on how to make a nest egg last in retirement. Nearly twice as many retirement-age men are...


Jun 02, 2017, 09:00 ET The American College Of Financial Services And GAMA International Launch New Educational Partnership

The American College of Financial Services and GAMA International announced today that the two organizations are entering into a distribution and...


May 23, 2017, 09:00 ET The American College Welcomes Wealth Management Thought Leader David Blanchett As Adjunct Faculty Member

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


May 02, 2017, 08:30 ET Americans Not Ready to Help Themselves: Three Out of Four Older Americans Fail Retirement Income Literacy Quiz

Three in four retirement-age Americans fail a quiz on how to make their nest eggs last throughout retirement. Even more troublesome, older...


Feb 28, 2017, 09:00 ET Thomas R. Robinson Joins The American College of Financial Services Board of Trustees

Thomas R. Robinson, Ph.D., CPA®, CFP®, CFA®, CAIA®, was elected in January 2017 to the Board of Trustees of The American College of Financial...


Feb 27, 2017, 09:00 ET The American College Of Financial Services Launches Scholarship Fund To Help Close Racial Disparity In Profession

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


Nov 21, 2016, 07:08 ET The American College Of Financial Services Honors Outstanding Millennials

The American College of Financial Services has announced the winners of its inaugural Millennial Advisor Award, given to a select group of...


Aug 04, 2016, 15:25 ET Atlanta Financial Services Leader To Share His Roadmap To Success At Area Conference

 With an Ivy League education, an MBA in finance and management, and more than a decade of experience already under his belt, it seemed Lindsay...


Jul 25, 2016, 15:26 ET On ADA Anniversary, Panel Says Financial Services Must Do Better Job Recruiting People With Disabilities

The financial services profession needs to do a better job recruiting people with disabilities, according to some members of a panel of experts...


Jun 27, 2016, 07:07 ET The American College of Financial Services Names Major General Joe Robles Winner of Soldier-Citizen Award

The American College of Financial Services has announced that Major General Josue "Joe" Robles Jr., USA (Ret.) will be the 2016 Soldier-Citizen...


Jun 16, 2016, 14:20 ET The American College And The Honor Foundation Partner To Provide New Scholarships For Military Elite

The American College of Financial Services and The Honor Foundation are committed to helping veterans transition from the military to civilian...


Mar 03, 2016, 10:07 ET The American College State Farm® Center For Women And Financial Services Names New Board Members

The American College State Farm® Center for Women and Financial Services has named eight new members to its advisory board, adding an even...


Dec 23, 2015, 06:52 ET Jamie Hopkins Named Co-Director of The American College New York Life Center for Retirement Income

Jamie Hopkins, considered one of the leading retirement income planning experts in the United States, has been named co-director of The American...


Dec 10, 2015, 07:00 ET The American College of Financial Services and the National Association of Health Underwriters Announce Education Partnership

The National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) and The American College of Financial Services are pleased to announce an educational...


Nov 09, 2015, 07:11 ET The American College Of Financial Services To Add Social Media Curriculum Through New Strategic Partnership

The American College of Financial Services, the nation's largest non-profit educational institution devoted to financial services, announced the...


Oct 20, 2014, 11:03 ET Media Alert: Planning Your Estate in Any Circumstance

National Estate Planning Awareness Week, October 20-26, is a national effort to help consumers understand their options and financial needs in...


Aug 26, 2014, 09:00 ET The American College Announces Jocelyn Wright As New Director And Chair, State Farm® Center For Women & Financial Services

 The American College announced the appointment of Jocelyn D. Wright, MBA, CFP® as the new Director of its State Farm® Center for...