Frank Paré started his career in financial services over 30 years ago. He is a Certified Financial Planner ™ professional with the CFP Board of Standards. Frank has a degree in International Relations and an M.B.A. in management. Frank is also a past president and chair of the Financial Planning Association, a national association with over 22,000 financial planners in the U.S. and abroad. He has been quoted extensively in various national magazines and newspapers. Frank has received several awards and accolades for his work and is credited with starting the first nationally-recognized day of pro-bono financial planning (“Financial Planning Days”) held in cities across the country during October.