Kelly Skalicky, Stearns president and CEO, commented, “The CLFP Handbook has been a valuable go-to resource for us because the CLFP program provides a thorough, in-depth examination of leasing and equipment finance and the unique historical and legal underpinnings [of] our industry. At Stearns, we take tremendous pride in having the most knowledgeable, most experienced, and most highly trained professionals in the industry. Over 40 of our incredibly dedicated, determined and inspiring professionals prepared together, studied together, and sat for the CLFP course and exam. I am so tremendously proud of our team, and I am personally honored and inspired to work side-by-side with each and every one of them!”
The CLFP designation identifies an individual as a knowledgeable professional to employers, clients, customers, and peers in the equipment finance industry. There are currently 704 active Certified Lease & Finance Professionals and Associates in the United States, Canada and Australia.
If you are a secured lender, then you know to file a UCC financing statement to perfect your security interest in the collateral, whether or not it is tangible (such as equipment) or intangible (such as accounts or leases). You... read more
What are the things you find most useful when working with funding sources? What do you find least useful? Paul Burnham: Funders, please let the TPO [third party originator] know how important they are to the organization. Answer the phone... read more