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Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization The American College
Qualification and Educational Requirements

Three years of full-time business experience within the five years preceding the awarding of the designation  

Education Requirements

Five core and three elective courses, equivalent of 24 semester credit hours

Examination Type

Final closed-book, proctored exam for each course

Continuing Education Requirements

30 hours every two years

Verification and Complaints
Check Designation Status Online

Available at

Investor Complaint Process

Online at Complaints Against Advisors

Published List of Disciplined Designees