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Forbes Finance Council


About Forbes Finance Council

Forbes Finance Council is an invitation-only membership community for senior-level financial services executives.

Forbes Finance Council is a fee-based membership organization with approximately 100 to 2,500 members. Its members and headquarters are distributed throughout the world, as it is a fully remote organization.

Forbes Finance Council is part of a broader collective of membership organizations called Forbes Councils

Forbes Finance Council offers publishing privileges to its members. These privileges include featured mentions in finance-related articles, as well as full bylined articles written by its members in their area of wealth management and financial services expertise. 

This organization offers networking opportunities via regular virtual events, and private community groups accessible through its member portal website and mobile app. 

In order to be eligible for Forbes Finance Council, you must be a senior-level executive at a financial service company. Examples of eligible companies include those in fintech, venture capital, asset management/financial planning, wealth management, and accounting. Additionally, your company must generate a minimum of $1,000,000 in annual revenue, or have a minimum of $1,000,000 in financing

In order to be considered for Forbes Finance Council, qualified candidates must either apply for consideration or be referred by existing members. Meeting the minimum requirements alone does not guarantee an invitation to join the organization. Qualified applicants will be screened by a selection committee. If approved, applicants will receive an invitation to join Forbes Finance Council. 

An annual fee in the range of $2,500 to $5,000 will be due at the time of joining the organization. 

The organization’s members work at an array of reputable companies, most notably: American Express, MasterCard, Credit One Bank, PayPal, and

Notable Member Companies

Members of Forbes Finance Council belong to some of these companies.

Forbes Finance Council Facts

Year Founded


Member Count

100 - 2,500

HQ Location


Requires Invitation


Accepts Applications


Has a Mobile App


Offers Publishing Privileges


Annual Membership Fees

$2,500 - $5,000

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