TITLE

Founders of the Profession Look Back on the Roots of Financial Planning

AUTHOR(S)
Ritchlin, Lance
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Oct2009, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article contemplates the memories of founders of the financial planning profession as it celebrates its 40th anniversary in the U.S. It is stated that Lewis G. Kearns and James R. Johnston, two founders of the profession, took the chance to reflect on the profession's humble beginnings. It is mentioned that on December 12, 1969, Kearns, Johnston, Loren Dunton, and others, laid the blueprint for an institution that became the College for Financial Planning. It is said that 10 years after the foundation of the financial planning profession, the "Journal of Financial Planning," was created.
ACCESSION #
44677396

 

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