Based on 151 responses, the job of Financial Planner has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.81 out of 5. On average, Financial Planners are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Financial Planner?
Pros: Flexibility. Earning potential. Client interactions.
Cons: Inconsistent Income.
Helping you achieve financial success.
Become a sponge and ask lots of questions. Focus on learning.
Self employed contract financial planner for an Independent.
Pros: Flexibility and freedom.
Cons: Commission only work.
Pros: The satisfaction of helping clients meet their goals and better their position or even just advising what their position is. The analytic side of things is interesting as well.
Cons: Lack of resources as times makes it stressful.
Pros: Analyzing the statements.
Achieving Financial Success Through Planning.
Continuing education, there are so many products. Understanding values of each person and providing the solution that will fit that need/gap. Anyone can sell funds, products, -- what does it do for you, or the next generation, etc.
Cons: A lot of computer work.