Registration is now open for the 2018 FPA Annual Retreat!

If you have never attended the FPA Annual Retreat, you have missed out on one of the most inspiring, energizing experiences available for the financial planning community. The event brings together thought leaders and practitioners of all backgrounds to engage

Increase your professional knowledge with the FPA Whitepaper Library

Serving clients and building a business requires financial planners to have access to the latest thinking available on both the practice and  business of financial planning. The FPA Whitepaper Library is your opportunity to access whitepapers and content provided by

Learn something new while supporting the Foundation for Financial Planning

Forty thought leaders from the financial planning profession gathered to collaborate on The Art of Practicing and the Art of Communication in Financial Planning – a new book that provides readers with insights on how financial planning should be viewed

Now Available: FPA Retreat 2017 recorded sessions and CE

FPA Retreat 2017 was a terrific event full of wonderful content, and we hope you were able to join us. Even if you missed the conference, we’re pleased to announce the Retreat session recordings are now available. Don’t miss this

Coming soon: Journal in the Round podcast special on millennials

September’s Journal in the Round, “Next Generation of Planners Shifting the Paradigm,” is a special event hosted by Hannah Moore on her weekly podcast, “You’re a Financial Planner, Now What?” In this episode, Hannah visits with Journal contributors Yusuf Abugideiri

FPA to focus efforts on serving the needs of next generation financial planners

FPA is proud to be the home for financial planning students, young professionals and career changers who are looking to make financial planning their vocation. While several initiatives are in early development with the FPA NexGen community, we have announced

Recap: FPA of MN Golf & Bocce Outing

Submitted by Ron Evans – Director, Member Experience See the Photo Gallery Diamond Partner, Vanguard sponsored the 2017 FPA of MN Golf and Bocce Ball tournament. It was a big success. The weather was a picture perfect day at the

Get up to speed on DOL Fiduciary Rule with this month’s Journal in the Round webinar

Join this month’s contributor to the Journal of Financial Planning, Steve Niehoff of the Pension Resource Institute (PRI), and Ed Gjertsen, current chair of the FPA PAC, as they share their insights on what advisers should know and do to

Thinking about alternative investments? Get the new white paper!

What are some practical tips for choosing an alternatives strategy and asset manager that best suits a clients’ needs? What are the common pitfalls in identifying quality within the category and allocating appropriately to receive a meaningful diversification benefit? These

Alliance of Professional Associations Event

FPA is collaborating with other associations in Minnesota to host periodic joint events that are of interest across our membership bases. September 20th will be the first such joint event that will have some great content and networking opportunities. To