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  • July 29, 2021

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5 Popular Finance Careers To Consider

If there is one place in the world that doesn't sleep, it’s the financial sector. This pocket of the world is packed with experts able to teach you all that you need to know about finances, but if you have a thirst for learning, why not consider a career in this area?

Introduction: Popular Finance Careers

Whether you are awake or asleep, the money world is always moving. It’s important that whether you are interested in working locally, or you want to learn how to open a tax office and franchise, you find your place and thrive in it. Are you considering a career in finance or are you still on the fence about it? Regardless of what you choose to do, we’ve got a list of careers that you can choose from should they take your interest. 

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Financial Broker

You might be envisioning The Wolf of Wall Street, but we’re here to tell you that it’s not at all like that! Being a broker is a high pressure role and buying and selling of stocks and securities is tough work! However, if you have a keen eye for movement in the financial markets, it’s a role that you’ll thrive in! You’ll need a degree in a financial niche before you can get a job in this area, but it’s worth it if you want to do well!

Loan Officer

Are you in the mood to help other people to get what they need? Being a loan officer may not have crossed your mind, but if you have an eye for detail, you’ll love being able to ensure that you can deal with customers and help them to decide whether they need that loan or not. You’ll need to be a whizz at math and IT for this role and if you have a degree in an accounting subject, you’ll do well!


Ah, that analytical mind for detail is coming through here! If you’re curious about how interest rates are set or who predicts the lucrative shares out there, then a career as a financial analyst could be for you. You can bet that those detailed reports you have seen others create is your next step. Financial analysts have to be trusted in their role, which means that you need to be as discreet as they come! 

Tax Officer

Whether you open your own tax office or you work in one, being a tax officer requires a keen interest in the tax world and how it all works. It also requires you to be intelligent when it comes to dealing with the paperwork and information of other people, too. Managing tax season takes a lot out of you, so you’ll need to be okay with being busy at that time of year!

Financial Planner

Are you a planner? If you’re a planner who loves to be organized, this could be the optimal career. More and more people are using a financial planner for their personal and business finances and you could be in a position of total security. Financial planners have to understand their clients’ needs, and you can ensure that they do.