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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.

September 2017

Financially dependent children

Nearly half of parents surveyed say their “big kids” are still causing a financial strain.

CTV Calgary
September 2017

Groundbreaking publication shares wealth of financial knowledge

A new compendium sets out the knowledge that CFP professionals and FPSC Level 1 certificants are expected to have.

Wealth Professional
September 2017

Are adult children putting a dent in their parents’ retirement plans?

A new reality as Canadians reach their golden years―much later in life.

Global News Edmonton
September 2017

Nearly half of adult children are a financial strain to parents: study

Don’t be afraid to have a candid conversation about money with your kids. Support from a professional can help.

Global News Morning Calgary
September 2017

FPSC announces comprehensive body of knowledge

The Financial Planning Body of Knowledge (FP-BoK) is a resource for financial-planning educators, students, and industry firms.

Wealth Professional
September 2017

Wealth Professional Certification Survey 2017

CFP certification earns top ranking for most usefulness to a career, best for serving the client, and public name recognition and marketing.

Wealth Professional
Sept 2017

FPSC releases Financial Planning Body of Knowledge (FP-BoK) compendium

The FP-BoK will serve to solidify the place of FPSC Level 1 certification & CFP certification as true professional credentials.

The Insurance & Investment Journal
September 2017

FPSC introduces Financial Planning Body of Knowledge (FP-BoK)

The FP-BoK lays the foundation for more clearly defined and more consistent delivery of financial planning throughout the profession.

Investment Executive
September 2017

FPSC releases Financial Planning Body of Knowledge (FP-BoK)

The FP-BoK describes the knowledge expected of financial planning professionals in all financial planning areas.

Advisor
September 2017

Adult children still financially depending on parents

Get the right help to ensure you’re taking care of your own financial well-being, as well as your children’s.

CTV News Edmonton
September 2017

Failure to launch

A new survey says most Canadians with adult kids are struggling.

Edmonton AM
September 2017

Equifax gets hacked

How concerned should Canadians be? And what should you do now? Watch starting at 23:56.

On the Money
August 2017

Credit card fraud

How can you protect yourself? Listen starting at 38:05

AM 680 CJOB
August 2017

The case for helping younger Canadians

3 core issues often serve as obstacles for younger people seeking financial advice, says Kelley Keehn.

Investment Executive
August 2017

Jason Pereira wins PlanPlus Global Financial Planning Award

Congratulations to Jason Pereira and Paul Tyers for great achievement in these rigorous awards.

The Insurance & Investment Journal
August 2017

PlanPlus announces 2017 Global Financial Planning Awards winners

FPSC congratulates CFP professional Jason Pereira on his second time earning this exceptional achievement.

Investment Executive
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