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Qualified Associate Financial Planner certification is a great way to start your career in financial planning. QAFP professionals are ideally suited to help clients who want to grow their financial well-being. They have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, experience and ethics to understand client needs as change happens and strategies evolve. Their advice is holistic and touches many aspects of each client's life. QAFP professionals serve a diverse population by offering advice for today's speed of life. This certification can also be a bridge to CFP certification.
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Certified Financial Planner certification is the most widely recognized financial planning designation in Canada and throughout the world and is considered the 'gold standard' for the profession. CFP professionals have demonstrated the knowledge, skills, experience, and ethics to examine their clients’ entire financial picture, at the highest level of complexity required of the profession, and work with their clients to build a financial plan so that they can Live Life Confidently™.