FPA of Ventura County
Serving Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura Counties

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Friday, August 16       Quarterly Educational Meeting
8:00 AM to Noon   Calif Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks

Presenter 1:  Dan Kullman, Director of Education & Training at Toews
Topic:  Managing Investor Behavior
Presenter 2:  Dina Mabry, BGA Insurance Solutions
Topic:  Reasons to Protect Your Clients From Living A Long Life

 Early Bird Prices:   $50 member    $70 nonmember
After Jan 31st        $55 member    $75 nonmember                     View Meeting Flyer
Student Members  $25 member

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of Chapter Quarterly Meetings
and Other Chapter Events

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RFP: VCLA seeks qualified local financial institutions (Ventura County, CA) that can provide short-term asset management services.

The Ventura County Lodging Association (VCLA) seeks qualified local financial institutions that can provide short-term asset management services. The VCLA partnered with California Lutheran University School of Management to design, develop, and manage this Request for Proposal (RFP). The objective of this RFP is to enter into an agreement with successful Bidder(s) and select a suitable financial institution(s) to carry out the VCLA needs and requirements that are set forth in the RFP document.

Within the RFP you will find all the information necessary to perform a proper assessment of the VCLA requirements. Prospective Bidder(s) are invited to submit a proposal by describing how they can meet the requirements set out in this RFP and by providing additional information requested through the Electronic Submission portal by July 9, 2019, at 06:00 PM Pacific Standard time.

The links provided will direct you to the downloadable PDF files of the RFP and Bidders Questionnaire. Please reference the RFP for further details. Thank you for your interest and we look forward to your proposal.

RFP: http://bit.ly/2WDh9AT

Bidders Questionnaire: http://bit.ly/2X5x5jK

 Chia-Li Chien, PhD, CFP®, PMP®
Assistant Professor and Director of FP Program School of Management
California Lutheran University School of Management
60 West Olsen Road, #3525, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Phone: (704) 268-9378


Educational Opportunity

altThe California Lutheran University School of Management
offers a variety of options for financial  planning professionals seeking a graduate degree. The MBA in Financial Planning provides the technical and business administration skills needed to pursue a leadership position or start and sustain your own practice. The new MS in Financial Planning refines your specialized financial planning acumen and client-relationship skills for advancement in the financial planning profession.

Internship Program

The MBA in Financial Planning at California Lutheran University (CLU) is setting up an Internship Program for career changers in our area. While CLU can give them the technical skills to be good planners and pass the CFP, only you can help them learn those practical skills that they will need to be great planners.

The Internship Program will be run through the FPA Ventura County and will be administered by Mark Edwards, MBA. The Internship Agreement (based on the FPA endorsed format) can be download by clicking on the link below. If you have any questions or are interested in exploring this opportunity please contact Mark Edwards.

alt Internship Agreement



  Find a Financial Planner or Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) in your area

For any questions please contact

[email protected]
P.O. Box 188, Camarillo, CA 93011