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Endorsed Local Provider (ELP)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization
Qualification and Educational Requirements
Prerequisites Each category of ELPs—investing, real estate, insurance, tax services and health insurance—has category-specific requirements.  While all categories generally require being in good standing with state and professional organizations and having an established practice, no minimum years of experience is specified. Details available at
Education Requirements None
Examination Type None
Continuing Education Requirements None
Verification and Complaints
Check Designation Status Online None
Investor Complaint Process Online at
Published List of Disciplined Designees None