FCG Members Receive Over $6,000 Worth of Resources Annually:
Webinar Series - FCG members receive free registration for VPS StraightTalk webinars. Participating in 12 webinars saves members $2,868 and provides 24 hours of free business valuation CPE annually.
Financial Valuation and Litigation Export Journal - A free subscription to this journal is available for each valuation/litigation staff member in the firm. This includes access to all back issues in the online library. At a minimum of one subscriber per firm, this is an annual savings of at least $240.
E-Flash - Members are emailed key court case summaries related to the valuation industry that can be forwarded on to individual member firms' contact lists. This service has an annual value of $1,000.
Building Value Newsletter - This free valuation-focused newsletter is customizable with member firm logos and contact information. Firms can include it on their websites or distribute to clients and attorneys. FCG provides it to firms in a PDF format, for both print (high-resolution) and web (low-resolution) uses, a value of $2,500 annually.
Deep Discounts on VPS Toolkits and Guides - For example, FCG members can purchase the Business Valuation Standards Toolkit and save $200.
Renowned Conferences - Access to FCG's exclusive member conferences bring together noted speakers, top-quality educational sessions, and networking and referral opportunities to create a dynamic round table for members. Handouts and slides from previous conferences are available online for those unable to attend.
Online Discussion Forums - The private, electronic Help Desk on the FCG Extranet is where members may request assistance on engagements, learn to use resources, and post questions and receive answers from other FCG members.
Joint Venture Projects - Many FCG members have specialized industry experience in fields such as healthcare, franchises, software, and construction. Joint venturing allows member firms to partner with experienced firms to take on engagements in new areas.
Online Archived Webinars - FCG members are able to download archived webinars from the current and previous year. For each webinar, available downloads include an interactive video of the webinar with the audio synced to the slide presentation in real time, a transcript, copies of the PowerPoint slides, and supplemental handouts.
Access to Resources - Member can go to the online FCG library for hundreds of articles, white papers, and practice management tools. It contains an extensive listing of business valuation and litigation research resources that have been contributed by members on topics ranging from valuing specific industries to advanced valuation theory.