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Campaign: Gratitude

Location: Virtual

Date: Sep 11, 2020 - Nov 11, 2020

The American College of Financial Services has made working with our veterans and active-duty military service members and their families a top priority, and this Fall we’re continuing that mission through Campaign: Gratitude. From September 11 to Veterans Day, every donation can help transform the life of a military family through scholarships that fund the education service members and their spouses need to transition into a financial services career that allows them to keep serving others.

Learn more and give today!

WEBCAST: Do Deficits Matter? Where Economics Meet Retirement Planning

Location: Virtual - Join from any location!

Date: Oct 07, 2020 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Could the ballooning national debt affect those at or near retirement in how they prepare for the remainder of their lives? Join The American College of Financial Services’ Adjunct Professor of Advanced Planning Steve Parrish, JD, RICP®, CLU®, ChFC®, RHU®, AEP®, along with New York Times bestselling author Stephanie Kelton, PhD, and President of St. Clair Financial Don St. Clair, CFP®, AIF, ChSNC®, for a discussion on the application of Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) and the national deficit to the future of retirement planning.

CFP® CE credit is available!

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Cocktails & Conversation: Seven Axioms for Leaders with Ted Digges and Steve Prew

Location: Virtual - Join from any location!

Date: Oct 22, 2020 4:00 pm

Join two of our staff members from The American College as Ted Digges, MS, ChFC®, CPL®, CPBC®, and Steve Prew enjoy a cocktail and conversation about seven leadership rules of thumb for life and the workplace. Digges, a retired Navy Captain, developed his leadership approach over a 27-year active duty military career. Webcast attendees can expect a lively discussion on common challenges facing leaders today and a useful approach to leading.

This webcast is eligible for 1 CE credit towards The American College’s Professional Recertification Program, which attendees can self-report via The American College student portal.

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The 12th Annual Maurice L. Stewart Leadership Lecture

Location: Virtual - Join from any location!

Date: Oct 29, 2020 3:00 pm

The American College of Financial Services Alumni Association presents the 12th Annual Maurice L. Stewart Leadership Lecture featuring a dynamic panel discussing How Leaders Lead in Times of Extraordinary Change.

The Stewart Lecture engages the most notable individuals from diverse disciplines to address themes and issues critical to leadership development in the financial services profession. This endowed lecture series honors the life-long contributions to the insurance industry from Maurice L. Stewart CLU®, ChFC®, CLF®, and is supported by Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company through an endowment at The American College.

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2020 President's Dinner

Location: Virtual - Celebrate Anywhere!

Date: Nov 05, 2020 7:00 pm

The annual President’s Dinner recognizes our most loyal donors and celebrates the impact of their philanthropy for the benefit of society.  This year's event will be held virtually on Thursday, November 5 from 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM ET. The American College of Financial Services looks forward to celebrating the Solomon S. Huebner Gold Medal, the Second Century Society, the NextGen Financial Services Professional Award, the President's Award, and the Alumni Hall of Fame Award.

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Knowledge & Network - "The Melton Case Study"

Location: Virtual - Join from any location!

Date: Nov 12, 2020 2:00 pm

In this webcast session, you will learn that advice on grant-making for philanthropic impact is often missing, even when philanthropy is a big part of the estate plan. This session will provide you with the knowledge you need in order to identify when strategic grant making advice is needed, or when to reach out to specialists to help provide advice.

Registration is free, so register today!

This session is approved for 1 hour of General CFP® and The American College CE.

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Conference of African American Financial Professionals: Breakout Session #1

Location: Virtual - Join from any location!

Date: Nov 19, 2020 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The 14 ½ Conference of African American Financial Professionals was an overwhelming success, shattering all records for the annual event. We are excited to announce that the largest conference of Black financial services professionals is back with more timely, relevant knowledge. 

The first conference breakout session, sponsored by Nationwide, will be held Thursday, November 19th from 2:00pm - 4:00pm ET. Speaker announcements coming soon!

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Clambake 2020 - Postponed until 2021

Location: Hilton Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, PA

Date: Sep 09, 2021 - Sep 10, 2021

The Clambake is transforming the lives of our active duty service members, veterans, and military spouses by raising scholarship funds for professional designations and degree programs offered by The College. We need your help to continue making a difference in the lives of our nation’s military families!

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