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Financial Services is a Great Career for Women

By Mickey Butler | November 28, 2017

Working in financial services can be a great career for women; however, many are still hesitant to give it a try or simply aren’t aware of the career options available. I’m hoping we can change that.

Financial Wellness: Get Your Wealth on Track

By Larry Adkins | November 21, 2017

It’s natural for people to dedicate time and effort toward their physical wellbeing – eating healthy, spending time at the gym, and taking up hobbies or activities that promote a balanced lifestyle. But, what about your financial wellbeing? Financial fitness is just as important but is often disregarded by many Americans. Here are four actionable takeaways that can help put you on the track toward financial success.

Empowering Heroes at The American College Penn Mutual Center for Veterans Affairs

By Ted Digges, Captain, SC, USN (Ret.) | November 14, 2017

After 15 years in the Navy, I was planning my next steps as I re-entered civilian life. I was interested in a career in financial services, and I was even taking distance learning classes at The American College to gain the appropriate certifications. Then 9/11 happened…

What Working with a Financial Adviser Did for Me

By Alexandra Swan | November 7, 2017

Five years ago, my 15-year marriage ended and suddenly I was thrust into single parenthood. Once the divorce dust settled, and bank accounts, retirement funds, and the profits from the sale of the joint home were distributed, I found myself thinking, “What now?”