Collaboration and Thought Leadership

The Financial Consulting Group is the largest organization of independently owned accounting, business valuation, and financial services firms in North America.  We offer our members the opportunity to expand and enhance their practices using the processes, tools, and educational and networking events developed by FCG.

FCG members are experienced, credentialed, financial experts and leaders in the valuation profession. FCG members serve in leadership positions with the AICPA, ASA and NACVA, participate in national business valuation conferences, serve as instructors, and write valuation books, articles and newsletters.

Membership Benefits Overview

  • Member Forum.  The Member Forum 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 with Experienced Practitioners. 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.
  • Quality Business Valuation Education.  FCG is a NASBA approved CPE sponsor.  FCG offers the annual FCG University Program of in-depth, top quality valuation CPE.  In addition, FCG members receive 24+ hours of free business valuation education in a webinar format.
  • Hardball with Hitchner. FCG members receive a subscription to the Hardball with Hitchner, a monthly publication in which Jim Hitchner tackles controversial valuation issues and trending topics. Members also receive access to the archive of this publication and FVLE.