Here’s Your Certified Financial Plan Going Forward

With all the economic uncertainty swirling around U.S. you can still make hay by getting financially fit and maintaining your financial wellness from today forward.  The Ambassadors of Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards has offered a basket of personal financial management morsels. • Create a budget: Creating a budget is a simple way to…

Money Coach University Opens for All & Free 24x7x365

Highly regarded personal finance expert Lynnette Khalfani-Cox is going big-time with the launch of Money Coach University, a video-based learning platform that offers both free and paid courses to people interested in improving their personal finances and learning how to better manage their money.  Enrollment in Money Coach University is free and courses are offered…

Average Joe Investors Shafted if DOL Conflict of Interest Rules Overturned

It’s the “Wild West” in the GOP-controlled Congress these days as trade associations aggressively seek to overturn the Department of Labor’s (DOL) conflict of interest rule for retail investors.  While the vast majority of firms appear to be moving forward in good faith to implement the DOL rule in a way that delivers tangible benefits…

NFCC Ankles Top Synchrony Executive to its Board of Trustees

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) has elected Kurt Grossheim to the board of trustees. Grossheim is the chief operating officer and executive vice president of Synchrony Financial, one of the nation’s premier consumer financial services companies. His career has spanned both domestic and international consumer lending, as well as leadership roles in operations,…