FPSC in the News
Some of the publications FPSC has appeared in include:
Ontario on track to regulate advisor titles. Are you ready?
The government has taken the latest step on tougher regulations for financial advisors.
Ontario commits to moving forward on regulating financial planners
The current lack of regulatory standards for financial planning creates confusion and undermines the ability of consumers to make informed choices about their financial health.
How to protect yourself against unqualified financial planners
How to find a professional planner who’s right for you.
Choosing a financial planner
How much do you know about your planner’s qualifications?
How to choose a good financial planner
Kelley Keehn speaks with Shannon Cuciz about selecting the right professional to help you and your family.
Parents financially supporting their adult kids
A money expert offers her top two tips―for whichever side of the equation you’re on.
Kelly Keehn with Andrew Carter on financial blind spots
Don’t make the mistake of thinking you need to get your finances in order before you get help.
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When two heads aren't better than one
Should you have investing accounts with multiple advisers? Evidence falls on the side of consolidation.
The Globe and Mail
Changing environment of financial planning
The financial services industry is undergoing massive disruption. Why the human element is key for the future.
Failure to launch or failure to plan? Parents delaying retirement to help kids
The financial burdens faced by young adults can take a heavy toll, but an FPSC study shows their parents are often struggling too.
The Vancouver Sun
Break the habit of paycheque to paycheque
Know where you stand financially —and get the help you need.
Mark your calendar for Financial Planning Week
FPSC will be hosting events for industry professionals in both Toronto and Vancouver.
FPSC to educate planners on technology
Financial Planning Week is part of an ongoing effort to promote financial planning and its benefits to Canadians.
Athabasca University to offer online FPSC-approved courses
Eight courses have been approved, which qualify students for the FPSC Level 1 Examination in Financial Planning.
The Insurance & Investment Journal
Online university to offer FPSC-Approved Core Curriculum courses
Athabasca University has become the first educational institution to offer these courses through an online degree program.
Regulator inks information-sharing deal with FPSC
The MOU will result in improved oversight and strengthened consumer protection.
FPSC and OSC agree to share information to strengthen consumer protection
This cooperative sharing of information is an important step forward.
Athabasca University to provide FPSC-approved curriculum online
Students can access professors, a student-support centre and a help desk for guidance on course content and exam preparation.
If cash is your only savings strategy, are you losing money?
Are you overwhelmed with your options? Know yourself and your comfort zone.
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FPSC, OSC enter into MOU
The Ontario Minister of Finance has approved a Memorandum of Understanding between FPSC and the OSC.