Get AFC® Certified

Learn more about how the AFC certification can help further your career. Join us for a free info session!

Join or renew your AFCPE Membership

Explore how AFCPE Membership can support your professional journey, no matter at what stage you are in.

AFCPE Symposium

Purchase recordings. Earn CEUs.

Subscribe to Real Money, Real Experts

Available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or wherever you listen to your podcasts!

We meet you where you are.

Find an AFC professional

#30yearsofAFC

30 years of Setting the Standard

Are you passionate about helping people with their money so they can improve their lives?
If so, you’re in the right place.

The AFCPE® Mission

 

We ensure the highest level of knowledge, skill and integrity of the personal finance profession by certifying, connecting and supporting diverse professionals who positively impact financial security for all communities.

Highest Standards

3128

Certified 
Professionals 
Worldwide

AFCPE certified professionals work in nonprofit organizations, banks/credit unions, private practice, higher education, military, and government. 

Work with an AFC
Education & Practice Rooted in Research

1634

AFC® 

Candidates

Students, professionals, career changers, and volunteers from all backgrounds learning how to help others manage their money so they can improve their lives. 

Get Certified
A Diverse & Inclusive Network

2291

Devoted 
AFCPE® 
Members

AFCPE® Membership enhances your work and career by providing you with resources such as free professional development and a strong community.

Become a Member

DOMINIQUE REESE, AFC® , FFC®

“With this designation I'm able to provide not only the fundamentals of money management, but I'm also able to coach and encourage my clients so they can build assets and grow in their financial life.”

BEN A MERCADO, AFC®

“I became an AFC® to give opportunities to clients that want financial change. My work requires professional development and to implement methods that promote that social change. I feel that AFCPE® sets high standards for professionals to achieve.”

Upcoming Events

November 2023

November 29 - December 1

December 2023

December 5
Real Money, Real Experts: Nathan Astle

Episode 90: Building a Collaborative Practice Model with Nathan AstleDownload the transcript!This week we welcome financial therapist, Nathan Astle, to the show. Nate is the founder of the Financial Therapy Clinical Institute, which is a collaborative practice that includes financial counselors, therapists, and planners working together to meet the needs...

Read More >

As Featured In


THINK ADVISOR

12 Financial Advisor Designations That Can Boost Your Career

MOTLEY FOOL

Study: Race and Personal Finance in America

THE PENNY HOARDER

Need One-On-One Help With Money? Try a Financial Counselor

401K SPECIALIST

Field of Dreamers: Half of Iowans Not Currently Planning for Retirement

Comments are closed.