Media Resources

Dear Journalist:

If you are on a deadline and need help fast: Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) Practitioners can serve as resources for your personal finance stories and we can assist you in finding them fast!

We have contact information for CFP® Practitioners throughout the Los Angeles area, who have agreed to serve as media resources for many personal finance topics. Some of those topics are listed below. If your topic of interest is not listed, please contact us at:

The Financial Planning Association, Los Angeles Chapter
P.O. Box 4130
Scottsdale, AZ  85261
Phone: (323) 435-1704

Personal Financial Planning Topics



Asset Allocation & Portfolio Management

Cash Management

Charitable Giving

Credit Management

Defined Benefit Plans

Defined Contribution Plans

Disability Insurance

Education Funding Planning

Employee Benefits

Estate Planning

Estate Tax

Financial Planning for Divorce

Financial Planning for International Clients

Financial Planning for Like-Sexed Couples

Financial Planning for Lottery Winners

Financial Planning for Low Income Clients

Financial Planning for Middle-Class

Financial Planning for Professionals

Financial Planning for Singles

Financial Planning for Small/Family Business Owners

Financial Planning for Teachers

Financial Planning for Unmarried Couples

Financial Planning for Widows

Financial Planning for Women

General Financial Planning

Health Care Planning

Health Insurance Issues

High Net Worth Financial Planning

History/Future of Financial Planning

Income Tax Planning

Insurance Planning

International Estate Planning

Investment Manager Evaluation

Investment Planning

Investment Software

IRA Rollovers/401(k)


Liability Insurance

Life Insurance

Long Term Care Insurance



Money Psychology

Mutual Fund Evaluation and Investing

Outplacement/Career Transition

Personal Budgeting

Planning for the Terminally ill

Prenuptial Agreements

Property/Casualty Insurance

Real Estate Investments

Retirement Planning

Risk Tolerance Assessment



Socially Responsible Investing

Stock Analysis

Stock Option Exercise Planning

Tax Planning Essentials

Tax Sheltered Annuities for Teachers

Trust Planning

Use of Domestic Trusts

Use of Offshore Trusts

Wealth Management

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Phone:  (323) 510-4870    Mail:  In care of Premium Organization, P.O. Box 4130  Scottsdale, AZ 85261