Financial Careers Articles

  1. Top 10 Careers For Paying Back Your Student Loans

    These jobs will help you pay off your education debt quickly.
  2. 7 Secrets Of Wall Street

    Wall Street brokers: They’re all millionaires, walking around New York in their fancy suits as they rake in the big bucks, right? Think again. Here are some Wall Street secrets that go against all these popular beliefs.
  3. 7 Jobs Companies Are Desperate To Fill

    With today's high unemployment rate, it's hard to imagine there are jobs ready for the taking but it's true.
  4. Top 6 Consulting Fields To Get Into Now

    Are you looking for a new direction in your career? Look at consulting. This booming industry offers opportunities in every sector.
  5. From The Peak: A Payscale Comparison

    Are financial workers making more or less since the 2007 boom?
  6. 5 Sectors With Recession-Proof Pay

    Looking to make a career change? Here are five sectors with stable prospects - and salaries.
  7. 12 Hot Careers And How Much They Pay

    Make a career choice with some longevity. Find out where to look.
  8. How Secure Is Your Job?

    While some career fields seem promising, others are cleaning house.
  9. Top States For Investment Bankers

    We look at cost of living, tax rates and opportunity to find the best places in the U.S. for investment bankers.
  10. American Idol's Career Secret

    Lee DeWyze worked in finance as well as in a paint store.
  11. Financial Professionals: The Benefits Of Joining An Association

    Make a name for yourself among your industry peers by joining a professional association.
  12. 6 Careers That End Early

    Some people strike it rich; others are forced to retire early in these careers with short lifespans.
  13. Movie Genres That Make The Most Money

    Success in Hollywood isn't just measured by ticket sales - development costs play a large part, too.
  14. Top Things To Know For An Investment Banking Interview

    Without some basic knowledge, you won't get the job. Find out what you need to know and how to prepare.
  15. Dispelling 5 Myths About Financial Planners

    Raise your returns or lower your losses; these often misunderstood specialists can help guide you.
  16. Earn Big Bucks With A Specialized Financial Career

    Choosing to specialize may be easier for you and more beneficial to your clients.
  17. Audit Stories You Won't Believe

    Take comfort: Even if you do get audited, you'll have an easier time that these unlucky taxpayers.
  18. 5 Stocks Analysts Hate

    Investors often focus on stocks analysts like, but the stocks they hate also have a story to tell.
  19. 9 Careers On The Way Out

    Some careers have gone away due to technology, advances in productivity and conservation efforts.
  20. Becoming A Financial Writer

    Instead of working on Wall Street, write about it.
  21. Getting An Investment Bank Job During A Recession

    Even in a recession, investment banks are seeking new talent. Learn what will set you apart from the crowd!
  22. 10 Rewarding Career Choices

    Not all careers are ho-hum. These 10 have a very high percentage of happy employees.
  23. Preparing For A Career As A Portfolio Manager

    Find out what it takes to win a spot in one of the most coveted financial careers.
  24. Want A Hot Job? Follow The Money

    The economy is still struggling, yes. But that doesn't mean there aren't some high-demand jobs in finance still out there.
  25. Financial Career Shift: Get In The Driver's Seat

    Before you agree to work for another investment firm, be sure you know what you're getting into.
  26. Compensation Myths: Burger Flipper Vs. Investment Banker

    Though these two jobs are perceived as being opposites, the compensation can be quite comparable.
  27. Get Hired In Finance, Despite The Recession

    During a recession, there are still plenty of options for a business school graduate.
  28. Helping Your Clients Face The Financial Reality Of Retirement

    Altering retirement plans is tough, but when the retiree is unprepared, it's very necessary.
  29. A Career In Endowment Management

    The pay may not be as competitive as Wall Street, but the work environment, opportunity and knowing your helping out an educational facility makes this an attractive career.
  30. Find The Right Financial Advisor

    Learn how to weed out those who are just out to make a quick buck.
  31. Resume Scribes Seal The Deal

    Find out how professional resume writers can help you land a coveted career.
  32. Taking a Trip to Trader Town: Exploring the Trader's Chatroom

    Traders don't have to be solitary to be successful--discover how to connect with fellow traders and experts.
  33. Six Rut-Busting Business Moves For Brokers

    Find out how to beat a plateau and boost your sales to the next level.
  34. Swim With The Sharks As A Stockbroker

    This job takes guts, hard work and a predator's instincts. Do you have what it takes?
  35. Seek An Adventure In Venture Capital

    Make a career out of chasing down the "next big thing".
  36. Insure Your Future With A Career As An Actuary

    If you've got excellent math skills, they can add up to a lucrative career as an actuary.
  37. Acquire A Career In Mergers

    This exciting sector demands a lot from its advisors. Are you up for it?
  38. Tips For Boosting Your Business

    Find out how butter up new clients, build up old files and better your bottom line.
  39. Consulting - Everybody's Doing It, Should You?

    Fancy yourself a problem solver? Management consulting might be right for you.
  40. Lead The Charge With Product Development

    If you like to keep your finger on the pulse of the market, this could be the career for you.
  41. Examining A Career As An Auditor

    Stricter government regulations have put auditing professionals in demand.
  42. Sales Director Career Provides Daily Challenge

    Find out what you need to do to close the deal on this investment management position.
  43. Financial Planners: Practice What You Preach

    "Do as I say and not as I do" doesn't make for a great professional reputation.
  44. What You Get When You Pay For Investment Services

    There are three value components in investing. Can you save money by doing some of them yourself?
  45. The Chinese Wall Protects Against Conflicts Of Interest

    After the crash of 1929, this barrier helped define ethical limits, but it did little to prevent fraud.
  46. Get Technical With A CMT Certification

    Develop the skills you need to trade on your own or to become a technical analyst.
  47. Tips To Beat Tough Interviews

    Learn how to answer some of the hardest interviewer questions and scenarios.
  48. Analyzing A Career In Credit Analysis

    If you're a number-cruncher and responsibility doesn't scare you, this could be the job for you.
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