The AFCPE News Center keeps you up-to-date on initiatives and announcements around the important work we are doing to carry out our mission and vision.
The Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education Receives Accreditation for the AFC® (Accredited Financial Counselor®) Certification from the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA)
The NCCA accredited the Association for Financial Counseling & Education® (AFCPE®)'s AFC® certification for a five-year period, expiring December 31, 2020, during its recent meeting.
Earlier this year, State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) announced a plan to enhance its financial counseling services by certifying employees with the Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC®) designation in partnership with the Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education® (AFCPE®). In just a few short months, approximately 300 SECU employees have successfully earned the AFC designation – the highest standard of excellence in the field of financial counseling and education.
"We are pleased to recognize the exceptional work done this year in financial counseling and education. This year's award winners represent innovation, expertise and leadership. Their work helps us set the standard and shape the future of the field," said AFCPE Executive Director, Rebecca Wiggins.
In partnership with United Way of Northeast Florida’s RealSense initiative and the Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education® (AFCPE®), on Thursday, November 19, 2015 nearly 40 employees from the local nonprofit group, Family Support Services of North Florida, will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC®).
National Financial Nonprofit & Top Divorce Financial Strategist™ Partner to Create Unique Training for Financial Professionals
The Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education (AFCPE®), a leading national nonprofit that educates and certifies financial professionals, and a top expert on the financial aspects of divorce are partnering to create a new and unique training program for financial professionals.