Yes, the U.S. job market, as a whole, continues to recover slowly, but there's a bright spot: Jobs in financial planning are booming and expected to grow at more than double the average rate for all occupations by 2020, according to TD Ameritrade Institutional.

While the average job growth for all occupations nationally stands at around 14%, as predicted by the U.S. Department of Labor, growth among financial advisors stands at roughly 32%.

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