Certified Senior Consultant - CSC

AAA

DEFINITION of 'Certified Senior Consultant - CSC'

A certification indicating knowledge in key issues facing aging members of the population (individuals in their 50s, 60s and 70s) including Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid planning, housing and retirement.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Certified Senior Consultant - CSC'

The CSC program is a 30-hour self-study program comprised of five modules totaling 25-30 hours offered by the Institute of Business & Finance (IBF). The course includes three final exams administered by the National Association of Securities Dealers and requires 15 hours a year of continuing education for the first five years following certification.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Social Security

    A United States federal program of social insurance and benefits ...
  2. Medicare

    A U.S. federal health program that subsidizes people who meet ...
  3. Certified Financial Planner - CFP

    The CFP legal team has provided its official definition, along ...
  4. Analyst

    A financial professional who has expertise in evaluating investments ...
  5. Medicare Wages

    An employee's earnings that are subject to a U.S. payroll tax ...
  6. National Association Of Securities ...

    The NASD was a self-regulatory organization of the securities ...
RELATED FAQS
  1. How do I learn technical skills for trading commodities?

    Many resources are available for those seeking to learn to trade commodities, also known as futures, directly from the major ... Read Full Answer >>
  2. What are the differences between the Series 6 exam and the Series 7 exam?

    The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) offers a variety of licenses that must be obtained before conducting ... Read Full Answer >>
  3. Do I have to successfully complete the Series 7 exam before I can register for the ...

    There are no prerequisites to register for the Series 63 exam. However, once you have registered for the exam, you must schedule ... Read Full Answer >>
  4. I completed the Series 6, do I have to complete the entire Series 7?

    After having written the Series 6 examination, there would be significant overlap with the Series 7 in areas such as mutual ... Read Full Answer >>
  5. How many attempts at the Series 7 exam are permitted?

    The National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) has not placed any limits on the number of times you can attempt to ... Read Full Answer >>
  6. How does accrued interest work on student loans?

    Using private and federal student loans to finance a college education is a common funding strategy, but students are often ... Read Full Answer >>
Related Articles
  1. Retirement

    Financial Planners: Specialize In Seniors

    Find out how this demographic has all the needs to keep your firm busy year-round.
  2. Options & Futures

    The Alphabet Soup Of Financial Certifications

    We decode the meaning of the many letters that can follow the names of financial professionals.
  3. Personal Finance

    6 World Class Universities In New York City

    A starter guide to six of the many world-class, respected and highly rated universities and colleges in New York City.
  4. Personal Finance

    A Guide to Financial Education for Doctors

    Doctors need to choose the educational option which best fits his or her time, schedule and learning preference. Here's a guide.
  5. Personal Finance

    Masters Degree Vs. Work Experience: Which One Is More Valuable?

    Some argue that a master's degree only worsens student's financial situations, but future earnings data shows there can be a real financial benefit.
  6. Trading Strategies

    How Useful Is the CFA For A Day Trading Career?

    We take a look at how useful the Chartered Financial Analyst certification is for those wanting to start a career in day trading.
  7. Trading Strategies

    Best Undergraduate Degrees For Day Traders

    We look at some popular undergrad majors for those wanting to begin a career in the exciting world of fast-paced trading.
  8. Credit & Loans

    What It Costs To Study Abroad In London

    Studying in London puts you right at the center of a cultural, academic and business hub. And careful budgeting will get you there. Here's how.
  9. Investing

    What Education Do You Need To Become A Billionaire?

    What kind of education does it take to become a billionaire? We take a look at the formal and informal education of the world's five richest people.
  10. Budgeting

    Studying In The United States: New York City

    Advice for international students on how to budget if you want to go to college in New York City.

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Redemption

    The return of an investor's principal in a fixed income security, such as a preferred stock or bond; or the sale of units ...
  2. Standard Error

    The standard deviation of the sampling distribution of a statistic. Standard error is a statistical term that measures the ...
  3. Capital Stock

    The common and preferred stock a company is authorized to issue, according to their corporate charter. Capital stock represents ...
  4. Unearned Revenue

    When an individual or company receives money for a service or product that has yet to be fulfilled. Unearned revenue can ...
  5. Trailing Twelve Months - TTM

    The timeframe of the past 12 months used for reporting financial figures. A company's trailing 12 months is a representation ...
Trading Center