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Spaces Available in Financial Planning Certificate Course
MARCH 24, 2006-- The University of Wisconsin-River Falls College of Business
and Economics announces that space is still available in its Financial
Planning Process and Insurance course this spring. The evening course
starts on March 28 and runs weekly through June 20.
The instructor is Charles Buck, a Certified Financial Planner™ professional
and principal of Buck Financial Advisors, LLC. This course is the first
in the Financial Planning Certificate program and is a pre-requisite for
the other four courses.
Steve De Wald, lecturer and director of the Small Business Development
Center at UW-River Falls, has had a close association with the program.
“The program is an excellent way to jump-start a career in financial
planning,” says De Wald, who is also a Certified Public Accountant.
The program provides participants with the background, skills and tools
they need to enhance their clients’ wealth, he says.
The program is a CFP Board-Registered Program. Participants who successfully
complete all five courses meet CFP Board’s educational requirement
for CFP‚ certification and are eligible to take the CFP‚ Certification
All the program courses are taught by UW-RF faculty and qualified professionals
in the financial services industry. Classes are held in evenings and on
weekends to accommodate working adults and are located in Hudson and River
UW-River Falls does not certify individuals to use the CFP®, Certified
Financial Planner™ and CFP (with flame logo) marks. CFP certification
is granted solely by Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc.
to individuals who, in addition to completing an educational requirement
such as this CFP Board-Registered Program, have met ethics, experience
and examination requirements.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification
marks CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™ and CFP (with flame
logo), in the United States. The board awards these certifications to
individuals who successfully complete initial and ongoing certification
For more information, contact the UW-RF Outreach and Graduate Studies
Office. Registration information for the FPC as well as a complete list
of courses, course descriptions and admission information is available
at http:/www.uwrf.edu/ogs or can be obtained by calling 715-425-3256,
1-800-228-5607 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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