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Media Attendance at Financial Planning Week Events

Financial Planning Week events are attended by CFP® professionals, FPSC Level 1® Certificants in Financial Planning, students, educators, regulators and government representatives. Our 2017 events include:

Celebration of the Profession Reception & Dinner (Toronto)
Tuesday, November 21 | 5:45 to 9:30 p.m. | Toronto Reference Library

Ethics Breakfast Session: Dealing with Clients with Diminishing Capacity (Toronto) 
Wednesday, November 22 | 7:45 to 9:30 a.m. | Arcadian Court

CFP Professional Symposium: 21st Century Skills for the 21st Century Planner (Toronto)
Wednesday, November 22 | 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Arcadian Court

Ethics Breakfast Session: Dealing with Clients with Diminishing Capacity (Vancouver) 
Friday, November 24 | 7:45 to 9:30 a.m. | Hyatt Regency Vancouver

CFP Professional Symposium: 21st Century Skills for the 21st Century Planner (Vancouver) 
Friday, November 24 | 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. | Hyatt Regency Vancouver

To arrange for a media pass, please contact Caroline Horcher at

Kelley Keehn, FPSC's Consumer Advocate

Kelley Keehn is an award-winning author and personal finance educator. In her role as FPSC's Consumer Advocate, she promotes the importance of getting qualified financial help so that Canadian consumers can take control of their emotional and financial well-being. During Financial Planning Week 2017, Kelley Keehn will share the results of several new research studies that will be of interest to Canadian consumers. For more information or to arrange interviews with Kelley Keehn, please contact Lyndsay Wallis at, 416.640.5525 ext.240 or 226.979.6941.

About Financial Planning Week

FPSC encourages Canadians to take the next step to financial well-being during Financial Planning Week.

Financial Planning Week 2017 takes place from November 19 to 25, 2017. In its ninth year and an integral part of Financial Literacy Month, Financial Planning Week is part of an ongoing effort to promote financial planning and its benefits to Canadians. 

Created by Financial Planning Standards Council (FPSC) and the Institut québécois de planification financière (IQPF) in 2009, Financial Planning Week is dedicated to raising awareness of the importance and benefits of financial planning with a qualified professional, encouraging Canadians to take control of their future and achieve their goals through sound financial planning, and ensuring Canadians are armed with the information they need to find the right financial planning professional.

Learn more about Financial Planning Week.

Research Highlights

For More Information

Please refer to FPSC’s media kit for financial planning information, research, FPSC publications and other materials.

For more information or to arrange an interview with an FPSC representative or CFP professional, please contact Caroline Horcher at,416.593.8587, ext. 232 or 1.800.305.9886.

Thank you to our Financial Planning Week 2017 sponsors
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