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Metro Washington Financial Planning Day

Metro Washington Financial Planning Day will be held Saturday, Oct. 28 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the University of Virginia Northern Virginia Center (7405 Haycock Rd., Falls Church). Free, private consultations on financial matters will be available with highly qualified certified financial planner professionals. Workshops on a variety of financial topics will be held throughout the day. Individuals can also learn about programs to become a certified financial planner (CFP).

Workshops will include: budgeting, credit and debt, investing, retirement, taxes, homeownership, estate planning, insurance and more.

The event is sponsored by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Financial Planning Association, Foundation for Financial Planning and the University of Virginia School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

The event is free and open to the public. However, registration is required at

UVA’s Northern Virginia Center is located across from the West Falls Church Metro Station on the Orange Line and just off of Route 7, Route 66 and inside the Beltway. Parking is free.