How to Join

Become part of our global network. The Institute of Financial Consultants ® welcomes new members.

Choosing membership to a professional body can be a big step forward in your career and public standing. The Institute of Financial Consultants offer three membership grades for you to choose from. Choose the grade that feels the most appropriate for you and complete the application form. The completed form can be returned to our administrative office email, FAX or mail.

Download the IFC application here

Membership Fees
  • Certification fee for CFC is $480.00.
  • Associate Membership fee is $280.00.
  • Fellowship fee is $410.00.
  • Annual Dues are $70.00.

The Institute of Financial Consultants® has an ongoing commitment to high professional and ethical standards. Our membership benefits include excellent online CPD courses to help our members stay ahead of their game in an increasingly competitive profession.

Find out more about our membership grades

The Institute of Financial Consutants ® offer three grades of membership to meet the educational and professional needs of potential members. Click on one of the three links to select your route:

CFC membership The Certified Financial Consultant ® (CFC) designation is the premier designation of the Institute of Financial Consultants® . CFC certification is attained by meeting the eligibility of both education and professional experience. Learn More about the CFC designation

The associate membership is available to those engaged in degree program at college or university. Learn more about Associate Membership

The IFC Fellowship (FIFC) is awarded to existing IFC members who are in good standing. As a Fellow, you will be recognised for your contribution to the financial profession. The Institute encourages Members of a least two year standing to seek Fellowship status. Learn more about achieving Fellowship