2019 AFCPE Symposium

Submit a proposal to speak at the 2019 AFCPE Symposium, November 19-21, 2019 in Portland, OR.

Become a qualified motivator of financial change

A community built on passion and expertise

Learn about our AFCPE® history.

Become a 2019 AFCPE Member

Benefit from being part of a diverse and inclusive network of professionals impacting change.

FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Fellowship

Earn a portable, career-enhancing credential while helping military families meet their financial goals.

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 serve communities worldwide.

Highest Standards

2,700 Certified Professionals Worldwide

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

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Education & Practice Rooted in Research

18 Leading-edge Publications and Resources

Including our semi-annual research journal, our quarterly newsletter, and our Monthly Minute e-newsletter.

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A Diverse & Inclusive Network

1,350 Devoted AFCPE Community Members

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

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“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.”

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April 2019

May 2019

May 28

Gender and Finance

11:00 am - 12:30 pm
May 29

Roadmap to Ethics

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

June 2019

June 12

2019 Credit Building Symposium

9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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My personal finance journey began young. I was the second daughter in my family accepted into an Ivy League college. I didn’t realize until the second semester into my education how bogged down I would be by student loan debt. Going to college seemed to be the path I was...

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