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Allied Professional Membership Benefits


Professional Development

Learn Your Way

Secure preferred pricing for online continuing education

Gain a subscription to the award-winning Journal of Financial Planning

Save on events and conferences with discounted registration


Business Success

Energize & Grow Your Business

Access original research from the FPA Research and Practice Institute™

Learn the essentials of working with journalists through the FPA media training

Participate in the FPA Residency and MentorMatch programs



Protect Your Profession

Get representation through the FPA Political Action Committee (PAC)

Become an official FPA Advocate with the FPA Engage Advocacy Tool and State Advocacy Toolkit

Belong to the Financial Planning Coalition



Expand Your Connections

Network with 24,000+ financial planning colleagues

Participate in one of 91 local FPA chapters

Interact virtually on the FPA Connect online forum

Learn from colleagues in FPA Knowledge Circles

What is Allied
Professional Membership?

The Allied Professional Membership is for those who deliver personal financial services to the public or support financial planners in their practice. (Not a CFP® certificant.)

For additional membership options, including full-time student, faculty, international CFP® professional and member emeritus, visit our Membership Options Page.

How to Become an Allied Professional Member

Becoming an Allied Professional Member is an investment in your professional development and business growth and pays for itself in benefits, career growth opportunities, preferred member pricing, and resources. To join, enter your zip code to calculate your dues, then fill in your member profile and pay your membership dues online.

or Call to to Join

800.322.4237 U.S. and Canada
303.759.4900 International

Note: Membership includes participation in one of FPA’s nationwide network of chapters assigned using your zip code. To affiliate with a different chapter, call FPA at 800-322-4237.