CFDS Training is merging with IDFA !!!
FDA is no longer offering the CFDS Training and Certification program.
Please read below for more information on our course merger with IDFA's CDFA Certification Program
After much research and consideration, we have determined that it would be in
the best interest of the FDA membership to consolidate our program(CFDS) with the CDFA program,
offered through Institute of Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA).
Both of our organizations are working toward the same goal - to provide formal, specialized
financial training to professionals working in the area of divorce. Countrywide, IDFA has a much larger
member base and is currently in the process of acquiring independent accreditation that would further make
the designation of CDFA more widely recognized by the Courts and other divorce practitioners in the legal
For information regarding the CDFA program, please visit Institute of Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA)
ABOUT THE FINANCIAL DIVORCE ASSOCIATION
The Financial Divorce Association has been providing
training and certification in the financial, legal and tax aspects
of divorce since 1986. Going forward, FDA will continue to provide
our Teleclass and Webinar training to Divorce Finance Professionals
seeking to increase their knowledge base. Certification as a Financial
Divorce Specialist will move to Institute of Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA).
Deb Johnson took over the Financial Divorce Association
from Carol Ann Wilson in 2014. Deb experienced the life transition of divorce
first hand. This experience created her resolve to educate and empower
others who would travel the same path.
Deb has been a financial advisor for over
20 years and is a Certified Divorce Financial Specialist,
Certified Divorce Financial Analyst and Mediator.