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What is an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC)?

Accredited Financial Counselors have certified skills to assist individuals and families in the complex process of financial decision-making, including the ability to:

  Educate clients in sound financial principles.

  Assist clients in the process of overcoming their financial indebtedness.

  Help clients identify and modify ineffective money management behaviors.

  Guide clients in developing successful strategies for achieving their financial goals.

  Support clients as they work through their financial challenges.

  Help clients develop new perspectives on the dynamics of money in relation to family, friends, and individual self-esteem. www.afcpe.org

 


Other Financial Designations

www.fp.edu - AAMA Accredited Asset Management Specialist

www.naepc.org - AEP Accredited Estate Planner

www.acatcredentials.org - ABA Accredited Business Accountant

www.acatcredentials.org - ATA Accredited Tax Advisor

www.acatcredentials.org - ATP Accredited Tax Preparer

www.icfs.com - Board Certified Programs

        BCE Board Certified in Estate Planning

        BCI Board Certified in Insurance

        BCM Board Certified in Mutual Funds

        BCS Board Certified in Securities

 

www.annuityadvisor.org - CAA Certified Annuity Advisor

www.caia.org - CAIA Chartered Alternative InvestmentAnalyst

www.amercoll.edu - CAP Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy

www.niccp.com - CCP Certified College Planning Specialist

www.institutedfa.com - CDP Certified Divorce Planner

www.nafep.com - CEA Certified Estate Advisor

www.nafep.com - CEP Certified Estate Planner

www.ifebp.org - CEBS Certified Employee Benefit Specialist

www.imanet.org - CFM Certified in Financial Management

www.aifg.org - CFG Certified Financial Gerontologist

www.cfp.net - CFP Certified Financial Planner

www.icfs.com - CFS Certified Fund Specialist

www.imca.org - CIMC Certified Investment Management Consultant

www.ltc-cltc.com - CLTC Certified in Long-Term Care

www.imanet.org - CMA Certified Management Accountant

www.nhf.org - CPHD Certified Philanthropic Development

www.aicpa.org - CPA Certified Public Accountant

www.aicpa.org - CPA/PFS Certified Public Accountant Personal Financial Specialist

www.aspa.org - CPC Certified Pension Consultant

www.infre.org - CRA Certified Retirement Administrator

www.infre.org - CRC Certified Retirement Counselor

www.iami.org - CCRA Certified Review Appraiser

www.society-csa.com - CSA Certified Senior Advisor

www.centerforseniorstudies.com - CSS Certified Senior Specialist

www.ntsaa.org - CSTSA Certified Specialist in Tax Sheltered Accounts

www.aimr.org - CFA Chartered Financial Analyst

www.amercoll.edu - ChFC Chartered Financial Consultant

www.icaa.org - CIC Chartered Investment Counselor

www.amercoll.edu - CLU Chartered Life Underwriter

www.amercoll.edu - CLF Chartered Leadership Fellow

www.fp.edu - CMFC Chartered Mutual Fund Counselor

www.aicpcu.org - CPCU Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter

www.fp.edu - CRPC Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor

www.fp.edu - CRPS Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist

www.irs.gov - EA Enrolled Agent

www.irs.gov - EA Enrolled Agent

www.abanet.org - ELS Estate Law Specialist

www.loma.org  

        FFSI Fellow, Financial Services Institute

        FIC Fraternal Insurance Counselor

        FLMI Fellow Life Management Institute

 

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        ICB Institute of Certified Bankers

        CTFA Certified Trust and Financial Advisor

        CRSP Certified Retirement Services Professional

        CSOP Certified Securities Operations Professionals

        CCTS Certifies Corporate Trust Specialist

        CRCM Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager

        CLBB Certified Lender Business Banker

        CFSSP Certified Financial Services Security Professional

        CISP Certified IRA Services Professional

        CFMP Certified Financial Marketing Professional

        ACEP Accredited Continuing Education Provider

 

An accredited college only JD Juris Doctor  & LLM Masters in Law

www.amercoll.edu - LUTC Life Underwriter Training Council

www.fp.edu - MS Master of Science Degree

www.amercoll.edu - MSFS Master of Science in Financial Services

www.cpapfs - PFS Personal Financial Specialists

www.aspa.org - QPA Qualified Pension Administrator

www.iaqfp.org - QFP Qualified Financial Planner

www.nahu.org - REBC Registered Employee Benefits Consultant

www.iarfc.org - RFA Registered Financial Associate

www.iarfc.org - RFC Registered Financial Consultant

www.iafe.org - RFE Registered Financial Engineer

www.rfpi.com - RFP Registered Financial Planner

www.amercoll.edu - RHU Registered Health Underwriter

RIA Registered Investment Advisor not a professional designation

RMU Registered Mortgage Underwriter unable to find

www.fp.edu - RP Registered Paraplanner

www.iarfc.org - RPP Registered Paraplanner

 

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