Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education (AFCPE)


AFCPE® ensures the highest integrity of the financial counseling profession by certifying, connecting, and supporting diverse professionals.

Our comprehensive certification programs represent the gold standard for financial counseling, coaching, and education, including the AFC® (Accredited Financial Counselor®) certification which is accredited by NCCA and nationally recognized by CFPB and DoD.

The AFCPE membership community offers a place for all professionals in our field to share best practices, solve similar struggles, and access tools and resources to advance your career and better serve your clients.