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2017 FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Fellowship Application Now Open

March 01, 2017 http://www.finra.org/newsroom/2017/2017-finra-foundation-military-spouse-fellowship-application-now-open

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Announcing the 2016 AFCPE Award Winners: Celebrating Innovation, Expertise and Leadership in Financial Counseling & Education

December 08, 2016 WESTERVILLE, Ohio, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education® (AFCPE®) is pleased to announce the 2016 AFCPE Award Winners. Each year, AFCPE members have the opportunity to nominate colleagues who are doing exceptional work in the field of personal finance. All nominees go through a rigorous...

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Ask an AFC®: Helping Louisville Achieve Financial Goals

November 14, 2016 Monday, November 14, Louisville, KY – In partnership with Louisville Metro Department of Community Services and the Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education® (AFCPE®), on Wednesday, November 16 and Thursday, November 17, 2016 more than 50 participants in the Louisville Community Financial Empowerment Certification Program and employees from Goodwill Industries...

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Visa and AFCPE® Announce New, Free Financial Counseling Program for Veterans

November 11, 2016 Friday, November 11, Washington, DC – Visa Inc. and the Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education® (AFCPE®) today announced the launch of a new program designed to provide veterans with professional financial management support. The Visa Veterans Financial Outreach Program will provide free, unbiased financial counseling with the initial goal...

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Changing the Financial Mindset: AACUC Partners with AFCPE to Provide Accessible Professional Certification

October 25, 2016 Monday, October 25, Westerville, OH: Aligning with shared values of professional development and diversity, the Association of Financial Counseling & Planning Education® (AFCPE®) and the African American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC) are proud to announce their partnership to provide the highest standard of professional certification training to credit union...

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Military Spouses Receive Fellowships to Conduct Financial Counseling

August 06, 2018 Full story available at http://www.finra.org/newsroom/2018/military-spouses-receive-fellowships-conduct-financial-counseling

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AFCPE partners with The Counselor’s Corner to expand professional development programming for financial counselors & educators

May 19, 2016 Monday, May 9, 2016: The Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education® (AFCPE®) is partnering with The Counselor’s Corner, Inc. (TCC), a leading provider of online education and resources for housing professionals, to expand professional development. This collaboration will enhance certification opportunities for nonprofit housing counseling providers as well...

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Wounded Warrior Project Provides Emergency Financial Assistance to Wounded Veterans

April 19, 2016 http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/wounded-warrior-project-provides-emergency-financial-assistance-to-wounded-veterans-300253316.html

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FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Fellowship Application Now Open: Financial-Readiness Program Helps Military Spouses Foster Their Own Careers

March 01, 2016 http://www.finra.org/newsroom/2016/finra-foundation-military-spouse-fellowship-application-now-open

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The Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education Receives Accreditation for the AFC® (Accredited Financial Counselor®) Certification from the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA)

January 12, 2016 ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. AFCPE is a non-profit professional organization dedicated to educating, training, and certification of financial counselors, coaches, educators,...

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AFCPE® Award Winners Set the Standard for Financial Counseling & Education

December 01, 2015 ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, professional members of the Association for Financial Counseling & Education® (AFCPE®) nominate fellow financial educators, researchers and practitioners who represent the great work happening in the field of personal finance. "We are pleased to recognize the exceptional work done this year in...

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Taking the Next Step to Greater Financial Success: Bringing Financial Education to the Workplace

November 18, 2015 Jacksonville, FL – 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...

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