Your clients need you. They really need you! A new report released by FINRA’s Investor Education Foundation shows why, and perhaps casts light on why financial planning has been ranked as one of the best careers.

While roughly 75% of Americans have “positive perceptions” of their own financial knowledge and math skills, a meager 14% were able to correctly answer five financial literacy questions compiled by FINRA’s investor education foundation. Advisors point to the dire need for financial literacy classes at US high schools and colleges.

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