A Career in Financial Planning

Your career in financial planning will be filled with opportunities and challenges. Many Americans are now responsible for their own financial future and are looking to professional advisers for assistance. The 2001 Jobs Rated Almanac's choice of financial planner as the number one career in America has awakened people to the benefits of this rapidly growing profession.

Read more at Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.


Employment of personal financial advisors is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations. Despite strong job growth, keen competition will continue for these well paid jobs, especially for new entrants.

Read more at the Bureau of Labor Statistics