Unlawful Representations Concerning Registrations
The financial services industry is overflowing with designations and titles consumers don’t understand. In fact, financial regulators have taken steps in recent years to limit the usage of superfluous professional titles and to educate the public about what actually means what. This is especially true when it comes to bogus certifications that have to do with working with seniors.
Some titles and distinctions can be misleading to potential clients. For instance, though a professional might earn credentials such as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) or Certified Financial Analyst (CFA), such distinctions a