Recorded: May 8, 2012
Length: 60 Minutes
A new report published by the Institute for Financial Literacy shows that
individuals holding professional certification in financial counseling or
education are more likely to be financially healthy themselves and better
equipped to educate, counsel and advise their clients than those without
During this audio conference, we'll explore the connection between financial
literacy and the financial service industry and discuss the benefits of
professional certification for individuals, their clients and the community
banks for which they work. Additionally, we'll also look at specific
certification programs best suited for financial service professionals.
Leslie E. Linfield, Esq. is the Executive Director and Founder of the Institute for Financial Literacy and a national authority on financial literacy education and consumer finance issues. During her career as a banker, stock broker, HUD housing counselor, certified consumer credit counselor and practicing attorney she has conducted hundreds of presentations on personal finance. Ms. Linfield is a graduate of Charter Oak State College in Connecticut and New England School of Law in Boston.
1 CPE Credit
Program Level: Basic-Intermediate
For more information, call 800-422-7285.