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The AFCPE® Blog

The AFCPE Blog is designed to provide new and insightful personal finance information for financial professionals – information that can be shared with both clients and consumers and provides new insights into education and practice.

#Friday Follow: “Communicating Family Finances”

January 25, 2019

Learn how Ashley is bridging the gap by utilizing feedback from undergraduate students to inform her research.

Research, FridayFollow

Make 2019 the Year You Invest in Impact

Financial Counseling, Financial Coaching, Financial Education

January 22, 2019

Over the last 4 years, organizations and funders have invested in Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC®) and Financial Fitness Coach (FFC®) training and certification to better support initiatives that create lasting impact. As we enter 2019, we are excited to announce what’s new for our certification programs!

#FridayFollow: Waking Up for Financial and Social Change

Financial Counseling, Financial Education

January 18, 2019

Having the AFC® designation means that I have a level of expertise that is recognized as the standard, which I can confidently use to back-up the services that I provide in my work with clients and organizations

Member Spotlight, Personal Finance, FridayFollow

Support those affected by the government shutdown

January 16, 2019

The federal government shutdown is now the longest in American history, leaving more than 800,000 government employees working without pay or placed on unpaid leave or furlough. Many of you, along with your organizations, have already sprung into action - offering 1:1 financial counseling, hosting workshops, and helping connect individuals to local resources. Let us amplify your efforts!

#Friday Follow: Contribution Through Career Path

January 11, 2019

"I decided my career path with the belief that I can contribute to others’ lives and this is still the reason that I am, and will be, working in this field," Dr. HanNa Lim.


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