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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Financial Planning Association® (FPA®) is the principal membership organization for CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals*, educators, financial services providers and students who seek advancement in a growing, dynamic profession. The primary aim of FPA is to elevate the profes​​​sion that transforms lives through the power of financial planning.


​FPA supports high standards of professional competence, ethical conduct and clear, complete disclosure when serving clients. By providing opportunities for professional development, business support, advocacy and community at the national and chapter levels, FPA is truly indispensable in the advancement of today’s CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™​ professionals.

FPA is headquartered ​​​​in Denver, CO and is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who is charged with setting the strategic vision for the organization. FPA’s staff is dedicated to implementing that vision and ​creating​ an unparalleled membership experie​nce.​​

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​That’s our team’s commitment to you. Our goal is to provide exceptional member service. If your needs were not handled in an efficient and professional manner— or if you had a positive experience you’d like to share—we want to hear from you. Please call (888) 806-7526 or email us feedback@onefpa.org.


*Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. ("CFP Board"), a 501(c)(3) organization that is
independent of the Financial Planning Association, grants the CFP® certification to CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals in the United States. CFP Board owns the trademarks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™.​​​