As a client of SKWealth, you can expect professional advice tailored to your needs and goals. Our team of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERS™, Certified Public Accountants, and other professionals look beyond “The Big Picture” to establish your personal financial objectives. Whether you wish to fund an education, save for retirement or manage your investments, The Integrated Financial Advantage™, is here to help you make informed decisions that will benefit your future.
Despite ever changing conditions in today’s markets, SKWealth is committed to adding value to your growing portfolio. We offer high-caliber guidance for your investment needs that reach beyond traditional expectations. Our fee-only philosophy ensures your needs are our top priority.
Working with a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA) at SK Wealth provides guidance and clarity during the difficult divorce process. The CDFA’s role is to help the client and attorney recognize how the financial decisions made during the divorce will impact the client’s future. We develop a plan for your financial future that still has your integrity intact. We offer a complimentary meeting to determine if this service is right for you.
Our team is comprised of engaged & enthusiastic individuals who not only have the expertise of real-world financial solutions, but also have the experience to back it up. The SKWealth team represents you- not the industry. Let us guide you on your path to financial independence.
The Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™, (CDFA™) is a professional certification granted in the United States and Canada by the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts™ (IDFA™). To attain the right to use the CDFA™(Certified Divorce Financial Analyst™) certification, an individual must satisfactorily fulfill the following requirements:
Education – Professionals must develop their theoretical understanding and knowledge of the financial aspects of divorce by completing a comprehensive course of study approved by the IDFA™;
Examination – Practitioners must pass a four-part (in the USA) or three-part (in Canada) Certification Examination that tests their understanding and knowledge of the financial aspects of divorce. In addition, the practitioner must demonstrate the practical application of this knowledge in the divorce process;
Experience – Individuals must have a minimum of three years’ experience in a financial or legal capacity prior to earning the right to use the CDFA™ certification mark; and
Ethics – Practitioners agree to abide by a strict code of professional conduct known as the “Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility,” which sets forth their ethical responsibilities to the public, clients, employers and other professionals. The IDFA™ may perform a background check during this process, and each candidate for CDFA™ certification must disclose any investigations or legal proceedings relating to his or her professional or business conduct.
Individuals who become certified must complete the following ongoing education requirements in order to maintain the right to continue to use the CDFA™ designation:
Continuing Education – Complete a minimum of fifteen (15) hours of continuing education every two years, that are specifically related to the field of divorce, and
Ethics – Practitioners must voluntarily disclose any public, civil, criminal, or disciplinary actions that may have been taken against them during the past two years as part of the renewal process. If a complaint has been brought against a CDFA™ by another professional or member of the general public, the CDFA™ must be examined and cleared by IDFA’s Ethics Committee to maintain their designation.