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Friday, Sep. 29, 2023

Hurless awarded CFP certification

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Financial advisor Eric Hurless of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Van Wert has received the Certified Financial Planner or CFP certification, granted by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards.

Eric Hurless

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, Hurless also has committed to abiding by the CFP Board’s Code of Ethics and Standards of Conduct.

He completed his professional program at the Kaplan College for Financial Planning.

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 eight million clients with a total of $1.8 trillion in client assets under care at the end of June 2023. Through the dedication of the firm’s approximately 52,000 associates and branch presence in 68 percent 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.

POSTED: 08/15/23 at 6:04 pm. FILED UNDER: Business