Francine Duke (CFP®)

Francine Duke focuses in the
following client markets or areas of practice:

  • Baby Boomers
  • Investment Advice without Ongoing Management
  • Middle Income Client Needs
  • Retirement Plan Investment Advice
  • Retirement Planning & Distribution Rules
  • Tax Planning

Planning Specialties

Aqua Financial Planning, LLC is a boutique financial planning firm serving the Chicagoland area with beautiful offices located in downtown Chicago (Loop) and the northern suburbs of Chicago (Lincolnshire and Vernon Hills).  

Francine Duke, CFP® is the founding principal of Aqua Financial Planning, LLC. In addition to her CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification, Francine has a B.S. in Finance and over twenty years of experience in the financial and insurance industries. She has been quoted in such publications as NBC News, Fox Business, Yahoo Finance,,, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Ladies Home Journal, Bloomberg News, CNBC, U.S. News, Market Watch, The Chicago Tribune and The Chicago Sun-Times.

A sought after speaker for her knowledge and expertise, Francine has been featured on the SIRIUS XM Business Radio show “Your Money” and has also donated her time to provide seminars on various financial planning topics at locations throughout the Chicagoland area.  

She served as the President of the Financial Planning Association, North Shore Council during 2011 and 2012 and was the Chairwoman during 2013. She is also a member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) where she has qualified to become a NAPFA Registered Advisor, NAPFA's top level of membership. It is her hope that through her skills and experience, she will help many people achieve their financial goals.

NAPFA Start Date

July 05, 2007


This Office

250 Parkway Dr Ste 150 Lincolnshire, IL 60069-4340 Phone: (847) 478-3853

Other Offices

330 Lasalle St Vernon Hills, IL 60061-4144 Phone: (847) 478-3853
190 S La Salle St Ste 2100 Chicago, IL 60603-3541 Phone: (847) 478-3853