Special to The Sun
Candace R. Hobbs of the financial services firm Edward Jones in September has been authorized by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards (CFP Board) to use the certification mark CFP.
Hobbs successfully completed CFP Board’s initial certification requirements, which include completion of financial planning coursework and passing a comprehensive examination.
Individuals who hold CFP certification must agree to meet ongoing continuing education requirements and uphold CFP Board’s Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility and Financial Planning Practice Standards.
Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and, through its affiliate, in Canada. The firm’s 12,000-plus financial advisers work directly with nearly 7 million clients to understand their personal goals.
Edward Jones is headquartered in St. Louis. The Edward Jones website is at www.edwardjones.com, and its recruiting website is www.careers.edwardjones.com. Member SIPC.