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FPA is the association for all CFP® professionals. It is committed to helping members at every phase of their careers. Learn more about these resources.

Become a  Certified Financial Planner (CFP®​)​ Professional:

Find information about entering the profession including but not limited to finding an education program,  educational requirements, exam dates, etc. on the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. website.

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Articles/Blog Entries​:


Take Charge of Your Pr​ofessional Development​​​​​​​ 


​Is This the Financial Planner of the Future​​​​​  

by FPA member Caleb Brown, CFP®

The New Challenge In Training The Next Generation Of Financial Planners 

by FPA member Michael Kitces, CFP®, MSFS, MTAX, CLU®, ChFC®, RHU®, REBC®, CASL®​

How to Get Your First Job in Financial Planning​​​ 

(XY Planning Network)​​​​


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Success as a Personal Financial Planner​ 

by FPA member John Napolitano, CFP®, CPA, PFS, MST

Career Development