Journal of Financial Planning

The Journal of Financial Planning welcomes article submissions from financial planning professionals as well as academic researchers, thought leaders and subject matter experts who support the financial planning profession. We accept both academically rigorous research papers that go through our double-blind peer review process, as well as practice management articles, guest columns, thought leadership pieces, or commentaries that go through our editorial review process. 

View Submission Guidelines for Articles: Editorial Review
View Submission Guidelines for Research: Peer Review

  • When submitting a paper for peer review please indicate if any portion of the manuscript has been published or posted online elsewhere, and if it has, please provide the citation and/or web address. You must also fill out and submit our author's checklist with your manuscript. Download Author Checklist

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Send in your story ideas to our editorial staff. We will review your topic for relevance and quality and may suggest revisions before your story has been written or sent. Authors will be notified of
the editorial staff’s decision within one week. 

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Help ensure the Journal’s editorial focus serves its readers well. Each board is comprised of financial planning practitioners, academics, and professionals who support the financial planning profession.