Account Registration

Before purchasing a subscription plan, you will need to register by creating a profile with your name and your email address.

Creating a Profile

Go to our sign-up page and fill up the required information. You can do this by either:

  • Signing up with your LinkedIn, Gmail, or Facebook account - just log in to your existing account and your profile will automatically be created; OR
  • Manually sign up - fill in your name, and email address and create a password. Click Create Account to register. Your password must be at least 10 characters long and should contain at least one letter and one number

Voilà, you now have a free CFI account. By providing your email address, you'll also receive emails about upcoming discounts and promotions, webinars, challenges, and more.

*By creating an account, you agree to CFI’s Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. 

Once you have created a profile, you are ready to enroll in any of your chosen courses/programs. 

What to Do With Your New CFI Account?

Now that you've created an account, you can learn to navigate it, start taking free courses, download templates, and more.

Free courses

We offer free courses in accounting, excel, finance, and more!

You can view and enroll in our entire catalog of free courses here: Free Finance & Accounting Certification Courses.

When you click on the 'View Course,' you will be able to see a detailed course description, curriculum, and our students' reviews!

All of our lectures, study materials, and exams are online and can be accessed from anywhere in the world, allowing you to complete the program at your own pace! Hence, there is no specific timeline for any of our courses.

Once you've completed a course, you can earn a free digital course certificate that you can share on Linkedin!

Purchase a Subscription

If you want to take a certification program or specialization, you can view our subscription plans on the pricing page. While entering your information for the subscription plan, make sure to use the same email address as your registered CFI account.

Once the payment goes through, you will immediately gain access to the paid content.

Dashboard Walkthrough

Your dashboard is full of features and content that is worth familiarizing yourself with.

Check out this dashboard walkthrough video to learn where to find your courses, certificates, features, etc.

Course Catalog and Career Map

We have so many courses and programs to offer that it may be overwhelming to know where to start. You can compare programs on our program catalog page.

Within the finance and banking industry, no one size fits all. Those interested in making a career change or entering the workforce for the first time can take advantage of the diverse range of job opportunities available in the industry. But where to begin?

Take a look at our interactive career map to help you decide where to start your studies based on your career goals.