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Looking into certifications like the CFP or CFA but they’re so expensive and I can’t afford the upfront cost right now. Are other certs like APMA and CDFA worth it?

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Designations are great but you would get a better return on your money taking clients and their friends to lunch.

Look into RICP - best bang for your buck in my opinion.

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