Do you desire to help families reach their financial goals? Do you want to guide people as they plan for a home purchase, a new car or a comfortable retirement? Do you like money?If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you should think about joining one of the fastest growing career tracks of the next decade.
Family financial planning involves helping clients to meet life goals by managing finances.
Financial planners may consider careers in the following areas:
• financial advisory groups
• accounting firms
• brokerage houses
• insurance companies
• family service agencies
• financial planning firms
• community action programs
• estate planning firms
• employee benefits departments
• bankruptcy courts
• retirement planning groups
CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ are certification marks owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board). These marks are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements. The University of Alabama does not certify individuals to use the CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ marks. CFP® certification is granted solely by the CFP Board to individuals who, in addition to completing an educational requirement such as this CFP Board-Registered Program, have met ethics, experience and examination requirements.