Atlanta, Ga. (Oct. 1, 2003) -- The Financial Planning Association and the Foundation for Financial Planning are forging closer ties in an effort to foster better public understanding of the value of financial planning.

FPA will include an opt-out contribution of $10 per member on its membership applications and renewals to help defray Foundation operating costs, while the Foundation will provide ongoing support to the pro-bono programs and disaster relief efforts of FPA’s National Financial Planning Support Center. The National Financial Planning Support Center, created in response to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, includes online resources, financial planning tools, a speakers bureau, literature on financial planning topics, a referral service for locating CFP professionals and pro-bono consultations for those in need.

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