SF financial planner certified
Posted: Monday, June 18, 2012 8:54 pm
John Alexander of the financial services firm Edward Jones in South Fulton has been authorized by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards to use the certification mark CFP®.
Alexander successfully completed CFP Board’s initial certification requirements, which include completion of financial planning coursework and passing a comprehensive examination.
Individuals who hold CFP certification must agree to meet ongoing continuing education requirements and uphold CFP Board’s Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility and Financial Planning Practice Standards.
Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and, through its affiliate, in Canada. Every aspect of the firm’s business, from the types of investment options offered to the location of branch offices, is designed to cater to individual investors in the communities in which they live and work.
The firm’s more than 12,000 financial advisors work directly with nearly seven million clients to understand their personal goals — from college savings to retirement — and create long-term investment solutions that emphasize a well-balanced portfolio and a buy-and-hold strategy.
In January 2012, for the 13th year, Edward Jones was named one of the best companies to work for by FORTUNE Magazine in its annual listing. The firm ranked No. 5 overall and No. 3 in large size companies.
Alexander’s office is located at 509 Broadway, Suite 98, in South Fulton. The telephone number for his office is (731) 479-2233.
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