Franklin Financial Services  proudly celebrates 35 years of history serving the North Central Iowa residents.  Belen Krabbe is the President of the North Central Iowa  COFE (Council Of Financial Educators)  chapter and presents tuition-free educational workshops covering relevant and challenging financial topics that Americans face today.  As an IRS approved 501c3 non-profit organization, COFE's mission is to help individuals, families, and businesses in the North Central Iowa region increase their knowledge and confidence in basic and complex financial matters, by providing free educational classes.

Belen Krabbe also hosts workshops for Dementia Society of America which is an IRS approved 501c3 non-profit organization.  The Dementia Society of America brings HOPE through education about what
Dementia is, what it isn’t, and how to help people who live with Dementia lead meaningful lives, while supporting their care partners.

Belen Krabbe has  earned six designations from the American College, including CAP, CLU, ChFC, CASL, RHU, REBC and one designation from The National Association of Life Underwriters, LUTCF. 

Free local classes include:  Social Security, Taxes in Retirement, Long-Term Care, Medicare