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FPSC in the News

FPSC in the News

Some of the publications FPSC has appeared in include:







Click on the publication titles below for recent media coverage of FPSC and financial planning.

August 2017

50 personal finance tips that will change the way you think about money

What are the most important steps to take first? Listen starting at 39:13.

680 CJOB
August 2017

“Financial advisor” and “financial planner” are not the same

Playing to the lowest common denominator is putting the financial futures of Canadians at risk.

Investment Executive
August 2017

Tips that will change the way you think about money

Easy ways to create a plan for your financial future.

630 CHED
August 2017

FPSC and IQPF release updated unified Projection Assumption Guidelines

The Guidelines help financial planners make long-term financial projections free of biases.

The Insurance & Investment Journal
August 2017

Guidelines on projected returns released

Updates to the Projection Assumption Guidelines provide financial planners with the current information to best help clients in meeting their important life goals.

Wealth Professional
August 2017

Use FPSC’s updated projection guidelines to help clients

The Guidelines aid financial planners in making long-term financial projections that are free from potential biases or predispositions.

Advisor
August 2017

Today’s featured financial tool

How can you make the most of your time with your financial planner?

The Globe and Mail
August 2017

What recent exam results say about the advisory industry

“Our sense is that there is going to be a higher percentage of individuals in the industry who pursue the CFP designation,” says FPSC President & CEO Cary List.

Wealth Professional
July 2017

Negotiating for a better deal

Tips on negotiating your salary―and much more. Listen starting at 39:30.

AM 680 CJOB
July 2017

Higher interest rates & financial advice

What to consider with your mortgage, investments and debt.

630 CHED
July 2017

Results of CFP exam, FPSC level 1 exam released

FPSC congratulates all the candidates who are now closer to obtaining the CFP designation.

Wealth Professional
July 2017

63% of candidates pass CFP exam

509 candidates wrote the FPSC Level 1 exam, 436 wrote the CFP exam.

The Insurance & Investment Journal
July 2017

74% pass June CFP exam on first try

More than 900 candidates across Canada wrote exams on the path to FPSC Level 1 certification and CFP certification.

Advisor
July 2017

What is a TFSA; Kids and Money

Why you should consider getting a Tax-Free Savings account and how to help your kids make financially responsible decisions. Listen starting at 35:15.

AM 680 CJOB
July 2017

Canadians using their houses as ATMs

Home equity lines of credit are soaring ― but the money still needs to be paid back.

570 News
July 2017

Featured Video

Why some women are unhappy with the male-dominated financial industry.

The Globe and Mail
July 2017

What a successful financial educator wants you to know about her own history of debt

Kelley Keehn shares the story of how she got into financial hardship and breaks down what she wishes she had done in her 20s instead.

The Marilyn Denis Show
July 2017

How advisors can excel in the robo revolution

Ultimately, advisors who can demonstrate they are worthy of trust will be well-positioned to benefit from the changes occurring in the industry.

Wealth Professional
June 2017

Tips for making extra money

Side hustles, the gig economy and encore careers.

CTV Noon News (Edmonton)
June 2017

FPSC makes changes to its Board of Directors

The newly constituted Board of Directors has a significant opportunity to guide the future of the financial planning profession in Canada.

Investment Executive