Fundamentals of Personal Finance - Quebec (FPF)

Hours of Study: 70 – 90 Hours

Enrolment Period: 1 Year

What Continuing Education (CE) credits will you earn?

AccreditationCredits
ADVOCIS Structured Learning CE45
CSF General Subjects 10
MFDA Professional Development10

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What is the exam weighting?

Exam Topics Weighting
Understanding and communicating with the Client 15%
Micro and Macro Economics 4%
The Financial Planning Process 7%
Fundamental Concepts 6%
Finance Applications 15%
Constructing and Analyzing Personal Financial Statements 17%
Types of Consumer Credit 7%
Debt Affordability & Credit Management 16%
Borrowing to Invest 2%
Financing: Automobile, Housing, Post Secondary Education 11%

What is the exam structure?

Structure Information
Exam 1
Exam Format Proctored (remote or in-person at a test centre)
Exam Duration 3 hours
Question Format Multiple-choice
Questions Per Exam 90
Attempts Allowed Per Exam
Passing Grade 60%
Assignments None