Friday, August 23

The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC) has recently overhauled its By-Laws, touching every aspect of the Association rules thus committing to a serious focus on future expansion and positioning. Board Members voted in favor of these changes that will take place immediately. The fundamental structure of the Board was changed, creating a Board of Trustees and a blueprint for Chapter Boards of Directors that will encompass the US and international chapters, bringing them under the umbrella of a truly global organization. At the foundation of this structure is the future formation of regions that will support grass roots…

The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC) invites educators to register for the 2020 National Financial Plan Competition (NFPC). Undergraduate students enrolled in a financial services curriculum have traditionally competed in this “real world” experience through the crafting of a financial plan for a “fictional family”. The case study narrative of the family is full of numbers and scenarios that will be interpreted by the students and presented to their pretend clients while being review by a panel of judges. The Competition has three phases: Preliminary Judging – Plans are reviewed for accuracy of numbers and the ability to…

The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC®) has significantly updated its consumer radio and podcast page on its website. These member recorded broadcasts contain financial information important to the public pertaining to topics that affect the financial direction of their future. https://vimeo.com/291568856 Members of the IARFC who hosts these platforms have to excel in many areas to achieve the Association designations and credentials. Whether a Registered Financial Consultant (RFC®) or the newly accredited Master Registered Financial Consultant (MRFC®), these consultants meet strict requirements for membership and adhere to an exacting Code of Ethics. Topics discussed are varied and timely.…

Our newly registered trademark. The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants announces the approved registration of the trademark status for the IARFC® acronym. This federal registration has been obtained through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) effective immediately. The IARFC joins the list of other items trademarked by the Association as listed below: IARFC®RFC®RFA®Registered Financial Associate®Registered Financial Consultant®MRFC®. “Our hope is that members realize the value of protecting the Association name and its designations/credential,” explained IARFC COO, Charlotte Isbell. “We encourage them to use the registered marks according to our trademark guidelines listed on our website.” The use of…