What is a Certified College Financial Consultant (CCFC)?

Certified College Financial Consultants are usually Certified Financial Planners (CFPs), Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) or Chartered Financial Consultants (ChFCs) with a specialization in education funding. They’re well-versed in student loans, tax consequences, and education credits.

What is a Certified College Financial Consultant (CCFC)?

Should You Hire a CCFC?

A CCFC can benefit a variety of individuals and families. With a CCFC’s guidance, you can:

Design a Plan to Pay for Higher Education:

Navigate the Complexity of Student Loans:

There’s no denying that student loans can be complicated.

Understand Tax Deductions and Credits:

While education tax deductions and credits exist and can help make higher education more affordable, many people are unaware of them.

Here’s a brief overview of the requirements:

What Does it Take to Earn and Maintain the CCFC?

- CCFC Eligibility

- CCFC Course Structure & Exam

- CCFC Code of Ethics

- CCFC Continuing Education Requirements

What AICCFC Leadership Says About The Value Of CCFC Certification

We asked AICCFC founder Ross Riskin to offer his perspective on what distinguishes the CCFC certification from other professional designations.

Ross Riskin, Founder and Advisory Board Member American Institute of Certified College Financial Consultants

How To Find The Best CCFC For You