The CCFS® (Certified College Funding Specialist) is the nation's premier college financial planning certification and designation.....
Your membership gives you full access to a variety of benefits, such as, CCFS® Study Modules, live training webinars and recordings, access to our member forums, blogs, and the CCFS® Learning Library where you can find the answers your clients are looking for. You'll also receive discounts on many products, including earlybird pricing for our conferences.
College Planning Software
With our partnership with Answers4College.com you get access to a web-based, state-of-the-art college planning and EFC analysis tool.
ACCFS offers complete CCFS® Course, ELA™ Course, Continuing Education Courses, Exam, & Completion Certificates.
Complete access to our Learning Library where you can get immediate answers to your client questions 24/7.
Complete access to our CCFS® advisor discussion Forum area when you can ask direct questions and share ideas.
Complete Advisor Profile and your advisor profile listed on our "Hire a CCFS®" area of our website.
Webinars & Seminars
Special event invitations and discounts for - Our Annual Conference, Regional Webinars & Seminars.
Stand out from other financial service providers.
Our members are the most informed college financial planners in the US and we make sure to provide them with the education, tools, and ongoing support they need to assist families in preparing for the financial cost of sending their children to college.
Your clients have college-related questions all the time, like investing in 529 plans, qualifying for financial aid, shifting.....
Tools & Resources
We give you all the tools and resources you need to help your clients efficiently plan for college and pay their tuition bill....
Recent Blog Posts
HOW A 30-YEAR-OLD RESIDENT DOCTOR USED CASH VALUE LIFE INSURANCE TO WIPE OUT $120,000 IN STUDENT LOAN DEBT AND CREATED A $2,000,000 PRIVATE TAX-FREE WEALTH FUND FOR RETIREMENT.
Last month I presented a unique case study (Jack & Diane) using Parent PLUS loans and a couple of loopholes in the Federal Loan Forgiveness programs to cut the cost of the client's children’s college education in half, and put those savings back into their retirement. In this article I’m going to demonstrate how financial advisors like you, can use two unique loopholes to attract and retain young High Earners, Not Rich Yet (HENRYs) like doctors, dentists, veterinarians, pharmacists, a....
HOW JACK & DIANE CUT THEIR COLLEGE COSTS FROM $240,000 DOWN TO $60,000 AND SOCKED AWAY OVER $1,000,000 FOR THEIR RETIREMENT.
USE THIS STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS STRATEGY TO CUT YOUR CLIENT’S COLLEGE COSTS BY MORE THAN HALF AND GET A LIFE INSURANCE SALE! I recently completed the Certified Student Loan Advisors Board of Standards coursework and certification test and received their prestigious CSLP® designation mark. This rigorous CSLP® course and certification has been a goldmine for me to show financial professionals who want to help their middle to upper-income clients dramatically cut their cost of college. Toda....