AFE is a nationwide 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational bureau comprised of financial professionals in dozens of fields including investing, estate planning, accounting, tax, real estate, law, and more. Our members have a passion for education and share a common goal of empowering individuals and communities with the knowledge they need to take control of their own financial well-being.
Established in 2007 with the mission of promoting widespread and comprehensive financial literacy, AFE is the market leader in providing free educational workshops to companies of all sizes and in all market sectors throughout North America.
Our members generously donate their time and knowledge and are bound by a rigorous Code of Conduct that demands transparency, accountability and integrity.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has also chosen AFE as a member of their Your Money Your Goals cohort for two consecutive years (a rare honor). The CFPB is a federal government agency that governs the financial sectors of the U.S. with a mission to empower consumers to make more informed financial decisions.