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Monday, March 12, 2012

Financial Planner listed as "Best Careers for Right Now" with high pay, job growth, and low unemployement

High Pay
Lots of Job Growth
Low Unemployment

Sounds like a winning combo! Yahoo Jobs used data to identify careers with good pay, growth, and low levels of unemployment. Financial Planner was identified as 1 of the 6 "Best Careers for Right Now".

Click here to see article.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

HIRED!!! Congrats to Cindy Mota!

Cindy Mota, a senior Financial Planning major graduating in May 2012 was recently hired by Vanguard (the largest mutual fund company in the U.S.)

Cindy was hired as a High Net Worth Client Service Specialist in the Vanguard headquarters at Valley Forge, PA starting this June 2012.

Cindy has been working with Bank of America while completing her education, and was ranked as the #1 teller in North Jersey. She is fluent in Spanish & English.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Financial Advisor: Listed as 1 of the top 10 jobs in 2012 by U.S. News

Financial Advisor/Financial Planner came in at #5 on the U.S. News list of the best jobs/careers in 2012!
To read list, click here.
To read their explanation about a career as a financial advisor, click here.
Financial Advisor was also listed at #23 overall in list of best jobs with opportunity, competitive salary, and job satisfaction.  Click here to see that article.