Newport Beach, CA (PressExposure) June 19, 2009 -- Managing your finances can be a daunting experience, but with proper planning, you can build a secure financial future for yourself and your family. It's a fact that nine out of ten people are not prepared for their retirement, and that alone is a major cause for alarm. When combined with the current world financial crisis, the outlook can be darn scary! It's important for you to have a professional financial planner, but it's equally important that you know your financial planner's track record and professional history.
Financial Health Research Institute, or FHRI, was founded as an organization to empower small investors to make informed decisions regarding their finances, by providing free educational resources and web tools to help you determine if the people handling your money are looking out for your best interests. Financial professionals are evaluated by FHRI's Professional Membership Program, according to to a strict code of conduct; and are subjected to local, state, and federal criminal background checks as well as current state licensing verification.
FHRI offers these web tools free to consumers, thanks in part to dues and fees which are paid by financial professionals who are members of the organization. These professionals provide the materials to you at no charge.
Visitors to the Financial Health Research Institute web site will find an assortment of sections which offer different tools for managing your finances, such as the Financial Health Spectragraph, the Financial Forecast, the Budget Track and Asset Track applications and many more. Access to these tools is free when you sign up.
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About Financial Health Research Institute: Financial Health Research Institute was organized to set and monitor a high level of standards among financial professionals, while helping the consumer to benefit from these standards. The financial expertise of our members is offered free to the consumer in the form of web tools and educational resources, which can be utilized when making important financial decisions.