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What is Wealth Management?

Wealth management is a financial services term that gets thrown around a lot and, yet, is not well understood even by people in the business. So what is wealth management and what do wealth managers do?

Common Entry-Level Finance Jobs

Common Entry-Level Jobs in Finance

If you are fresh out of college or soon-to-be out of college with a finance degree, you have many relevant career options available to you. The trick is to know what entry-level jobs to look for. This article is designed to help you figure out what your ideal first job is and how to find those jobs in your search.

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5 Things Employers Look for on an Entry-level Finance Resume

Let’s face it, writing an entry-level resume to begin your finance career can be difficult. You don’t have years of relevant experience, and on the surface there’s not a whole lot that sets you apart from all of the other recent college graduates you’re competing with for the job. Here are five things employers are looking for on entry-level resumes, as well as some strategies you can use to help your resume stand out from the pack.

What Can You Do with a Finance Degree - Kaplan

What Can You Do with a Finance Degree?

The career opportunities are endless for college graduates with a finance degree. From investment banking to insurance companies, organizations are looking for young professionals with a strong foundation in business and an understanding of accounting and finance. In this article, we will provide an overview of some of the job options for someone with a finance degree.

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Finance Careers as Seen in the Movies

You’ve seen finance professionals in the movies, but what do people in these jobs actually do? That’s what we’re tackling in today’s article. Learn more about these famous characters’ jobs in the real world.   Jordan Belfort – The Wolf of Wall Street (Stockbroker) If you’ve seen The Wolf of Wall Street, you know Jordan […]

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