Get the support you need on the path to becoming a CFP® professional. CFP Board’s Candidate Forum allows you to connect with other candidates to share experiences and advice working toward CFP® certification.
Connect With Your Peers
Need advice, have a question, or looking for support on your path to CFP® certification? Take part in a dynamic conversation with other candidates in a convenient community site.
Candidate Forum Resources
The CFP Board Candidate Forum is an online discussion community for those pursuing CFP® certification. You can engage with other candidates who are at various stages on their path to certification.
We encourage candidates to ask and answer questions in the forum, seek advice, and learn from others’ experiences. You can also connect with others preparing for the upcoming exam in the Study Group Forum.
In addition to the forums, you will find other valuable information and resources that will benefit you as you pursue certification and enter the growing and exciting field of personal financial planning.
Plan ahead for upcoming exams, webinars and other events to support your financial planning career path.
Read expert perspectives about issues impacting CFP® candidates and the financial planning profession.
Our library of resources, tools and information will support you on your path to CFP® certification and beyond.
I’ve been thankful for the questions and answers members posted on the Candidate Forum during the time I was studying for CFP® exam. I owed the success of passing the exam to the experience and encouragement shared by the forum members.
Start your journey to CFP® Certification
- Track your progress with the CFP® Certification Tracker
- Post your resume at the Career Center
- Connect with a mentor who can guide you
- Register and prepare for the exam
- Find career and financial support
- Connect with other candidates at our online forum