THE month of February of love is the best time to show affection to your partner and loved ones. Back then, most of us would probably have planned dinners at a fancy restaurant or sent flowers to your loved one’s place of residence or work. But whatRead More →

As companies battle to retain workers amid the ‘big quit’, many are offering enhanced employee benefits. Benefits for financial well-being, in particular, are on the riseAbove all those that provide access to personalized or adapted advice. Based in New York Extra wealthwhich was released today, speaks to the 87% ofRead More →

With our annual rankings, Financial planning recognizes the best young brokers in the industry among distribution houses and regional companies. The top 40 regional brokers under 40 generate $87.3 million in collective annual revenue at an average of $2.2 million per rep over the last 12 months of production whileRead More →

Frisco TX-Hinckley Cook? (972-335-1553?) announces that it has updated its financial services for people looking to improve their personal financial management. The full-service agency prides itself on its fast and transparent packages. Frisco, USA – February 1, 2022 — Helping clients navigate complex tax preparation and cash flow management, HinckleyRead More →

New York, NY, February 1, 2022 – Three advisors from JP Morgan Wealth Management were rewarded Financial planning2022 Annual List of the Top 40 Financial Advisors Under 40. Financial planning recognized the following advisors for their outstanding performance: Michael Briese, Private Client Advisor – New York, NY David Li, HeritageRead More →

Best Accounting Practice Management Software_GoodFirms GoodFirms GoodFirms unveils a reliable list of accounting, budgeting and financial planning software evaluated by several search parameters. Recognized accounting software eliminates manual tasks, improves efficiency, increases scalability and more. — Search GoodFirms WASHINGTON DC, WASHINGTON, USA, Feb. 1, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Accounting is theRead More →

WASHINGTON, January 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning (“Centre”) today announced a new one-year record for scholarships awarded to students and recent graduates working toward CFP® certification. The Center introduced 80 new scholarships in 2021 (a 67% increase from 48 scholarships in 2020), offering moreRead More →

BOSTON, January 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Concord Wealth Partners, an independent registered investment advisory firm (“RIA”), has formed a strategic partnership with Coppertree Financial Planning, LLC, a $230 million AUM RIA based in Greater Boston. New England-based Coppertree LLC has joined Concord Wealth Partners and will operate as a newRead More →

(News USA) – The new year has just begun, but it’s never too early to review your financial plan in order to reach your financial goals for 2022. Now is a great time to take steps to reduce your tax liabilities in 2022, according to Dan Mathews, a CERTIFIED FINANCIALRead More →

Even highly educated people make serious mistakes when planning their finances. Getty Most people are really bad at personal financial planning. Among the errors: they save too little or they save too much; they buy the wrong amount of life insurance; they leave large sums of social security benefits onRead More →

Derry Gadson of Elkhart is an Independent Investment Advisor and Financial Consultant Derry Gadson of Elkhart recently explained what a financial consultant is and how hiring one can change your life. A financial consultant can take a lot of the stress and worry out of financial planning” —Derry Gadson ELKHART,,Read More →

MUNCIE, Ind., December 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Moneytree Software, LTD, an Accutech Systems Corporation company and a leading provider of cloud-based financial planning solutions, today announced the acquisition of eFinPlan, a website for to help individuals understand the importance of sound financial planning. “At Moneytree, we recognize that improving financialRead More →

Financial Planning Software Market 2022-2028 A new market study, titled “Upcoming Trends, Growth Drivers, and Challenges of the Financial Planning Software Market” was featured on fusionmarketresearch. The description This comprehensive study of financial planning software The market offers an overview of the existing market trends, drivers, restraints, and metrics andRead More →

Worldsource will offer a platform as an enterprise-wide solution to the entire wealth management segment MARKHAM, Ont., Dec. 14 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Worldsource Wealth Management Inc. (Worldsource), a subsidiary of Guardian Capital Group Limited (Guardian), today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Conquest Planning (Conquest)Read More →

Investments companies are making in mobile apps are starting to pay off, but the financial advisory industry still has a long way to go. According to JD Power, three-quarters of wealth management companies have improved the functionality of their apps in the past year, up from 44% in 2020. AsRead More →

WASHINGTON, November 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning (“Centre”) today announced the winners of the 2021 Best Paper Awards. Finance and Related Disciplines (“Symposium”), which took place on November 11-16, 2021. The Colloquium is an international gathering of researchers, practitioners, graduate students and leaders inRead More →

The Center administers scholarships to help qualified individuals complete the education and examination requirements as part of the CFP® certification process. Fellowships offered in conjunction with the College for Financial Planning® help the Center achieve its mission of creating a more diverse and sustainable financial planning profession. It also allowsRead More →

WASHINGTON, November 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning (“Centre”) today announced that it will join the Financial Alliance for Racial Equity (FARE), a partnership of leading financial services organizations, associations and colleges and historically black universities (HBCUs). FARE was created in late 2020 by aRead More →

When two clients received a worrying letter from the IRS last July, Gerry Barrasso, their financial adviser, urged the married couple to calm down. The missive said the New York pair owed $271,346 in additional taxes, including a $54,269 penalty and $11,423 in interest, on the sale of nearly aRead More →

There are more than 40 ESG ratings, 150 rankings and 450 indices, according to the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. But as quality information about fund practices becomes more important to advisers, a lack of standardization and transparency means scores can vary depending on the company providing the rating.Read More →

For example, there is tax-free compensation, generous education benefits, no or low cost health care, housing allowances and a host of free services on base. That’s why Certified Financial Planners advising military and veteran families suggest you anticipate and plan for what’s to come to minimize financial disruption while savingRead More →

CHICAGO, November 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Today, CDL 1000, a leading technology/logistics company, announced by Leon Levin appointment as Chief Financial Officer, where he will oversee accounting, pricing, financial planning and analysis, financial reporting, investor relations, internal audit, payroll, purchasing, SEC reporting, taxation and cash flow. He will report toRead More →

K-State’s All-Female Team Places Second in Financial Planning Association’s National Financial Planning Competition Tweet that “Megan, Britta and Ana represent the first all-female team to compete since K-State and one of the first to compete nationally,” Personal Financial Planning Department Chief Martin Seay said. “The team’s accomplishments are a testamentRead More →

TORONTO, October 29, 2021 /CNW/ – FP Canada is pleased to host the 13and the annual Financial Planning Week and new expanded virtual conference, taking place from November 23-November 25, 2021. The theme this year is Connect.Grow.Achieve. The conference, moderated by CTV’s chief commentator, Patricia Lovett-Reid, CFP®brings together professional financialRead More →

WASHINGTON, October 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning (“Centre”) today announced the agenda for its fourth annual Diversity Summit and Career Fair, to be held virtually from November 17-19, 2021. Registration is free and all sessions will take place between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.Read More →

Specializing in a modern approach to relationship-based financial planning, Clarity Financial Design uses a Design your financial future process to help women visualize, define and move towards their financial goals. “I am excited to launch my own comprehensive financial planning practice. Helping women plan and prepare for their financial futureRead More →

CHICAGO, October 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hightower today announced that it has joined the Foundation for Financial Planning (FFP), the nation’s only 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization dedicated solely to supporting the provision of pro bono financial planning, as a 2021 impact partner. Founded in 1995 by advisors seeking to giveRead More →

WASHINGTON, October 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning (“Centre”) today announced that the fifth annual academic research colloquium (“Colloquium”) on financial planning and related disciplines will be held virtually on November 11-12 and 15-16, 2021. Tickets are available for purchase for $49 and many sessionsRead More →

eMoney Advisor announces its new partnership with the Foundation for Financial Planning (FFP). Tweet that “We are deeply committed to giving back and advancing our vision of financial peace of mind for all. Together with FFP, we can leverage technology and industry expertise to provide financial advice to communities theRead More →

The financial services industry employs a mix of professionals, such as financial consultants and financial advisors, who use titles interchangeably to guide people on how to invest their money for retirement. These securities can be confusing for investors when hiring someone to manage their assets. “The financial services industry hasRead More →

A financial adviser is a type of financial adviser. A financial consultant will perform an audit of your current financial situation and develop a plan to help you achieve your future goals. Definition of financial consultant Financial consultants work with their clients to better understand their assets and what theyRead More →

Money / Financial Planning kate_sept2004 / Getty Images You’ve probably heard of the term financial consultant and you may be wondering what these professionals do. In general, they help you build wealth by designing the best strategy to achieve your goals based on your current financial situation. This includes everythingRead More →

For money-conscious consumers who need advanced financial planning services, a Certified Financial Consultant (CHFC) could be a great place to start. While ChFC may be less well known than the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation, advisors who earn it actually have even more training designed to enhance their financial planningRead More →