Financial Advisor Christie Collins of Edward Jones Receives CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (TM) Certification

Sep. 4—CLINTON — Financial Advisor Christie Collins of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Clinton has received the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER(TM), or CFP, certification, granted by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards (CFP Board).

Becoming a CFP professional expands a financial advisor's knowledge base in the following areas:

Financial management

Tax-sensitive investment strategies

Retirement savings

Insurance planning

Education planning

Estate considerations

In addition to the education and examination components of certification, Collins also has committed to abiding by the CFP Board's Code of Ethics and Standards of Conduct.

Edward Jones is a leading financial services firm in the U.S. and through its affiliate in Canada. The firm's nearly 19,000 financial advisors serve more than 8 million clients with a total of $1.8 trillion in client assets under care at the end of June 2023. Edward Jones' purpose is to partner for positive impact to improve the lives of its clients and colleagues, and together, better our communities and society. Through the dedication of the firm's approximately 52,000 associates and our branch presence in 68% of U.S. counties, the firm is committed to helping more people achieve financially what is most important to them. The Edward Jones website is at, and its recruiting website is Member SIPC.