Financial Planning Days Provide Financial Help to Those in Need

In light of the recent economic crisis, many Americans are experiencing financial uncertainty, loss of assets and a diminished quality of life.  Many have pressing financial questions that need answers, and unfortunately, many have not had the opportunity to discuss those questions with professional financial planners. The Financial Planning Association®, Certified Financial Planner Board of… Read more »

Manila Association Drives Small Business Financing and Development

The Manila, Philippines-based Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP), www.adfiap.org with its 127 development bank members in 44 countries has found a unifying initiative to advocate for and help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) gain access to knowledge and finance. Description and Rationale ADFIAP’s SME Finance Initiative (SME/FI) is a… Read more »

Association of DC Universities Showcases Members’ Economic Impact in Region

The Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area, a trade association composed of 14 colleges and universities in the DC area, released last week its most comprehensive study to date on the economic impact of the region’s higher education institutions.  The study found that despite lagging numbers in many different industries, DC colleges and universities are… Read more »