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by robsta
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: FA vs corporate finance career
Replies: 7
Views: 668

Re: FA vs corporate finance career

I appreciate that perspective regarding the potential conflict of interest posed by AUM fees or commissions generated by FAs. I used to have the same reservations as you but from my experience talking to people every day who are sitting in cash or CDs or some other ultra-conservative product and wor...
by robsta
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: FA vs corporate finance career
Replies: 7
Views: 668

Re: FA vs corporate finance career

Yeah that’s exactly what I’m trying to decide. The FA role I am familiar with - salesand relationship management heavy. I am not really familiar with corporate finance but it seems to be more analytical, excel heavy.
by robsta
Wed Mar 13, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: FA vs corporate finance career
Replies: 7
Views: 668

FA vs corporate finance career

Hi all, I have over 2 years of experience in the financial services industry and am deciding between taking a job offer to work as a financial advisor for a large brokerage firm or start an MBA program at a solid regional school that would hopefully land me a role in corporate finance after graduati...