This Career Cluster focuses on the planning, services for financial and investment planning, banking, insurance, and business financial management.
Occupations that record, classify, summarize, analyze, and communicate a business' financial information and business transactions for use in management decision-making. Includes bookkeeping, systems design, analysis, and interpretation of accounting information.
Occupations concerned with cash management, short-term investments, mortgages and other loans, credit cards, and bill payment. Includes accepting deposits, lending funds, and extending credit either though traditional banking institutions or via insurance companies, brokerage houses, or the Internet.
Occupations that manage and implement policy and strategy for an organization's capital structure, budgeting, acquisition and investment, financial modeling and planning, funding, dividends, and taxation.
Workers who deliver services that transfer risk from an individual or business to an insurance company in order to protect individuals and businesses from financial losses.
Workers who support the flow of funds from investors to companies and institutions. Include financial planning, asset management, hedge fund management, and custody services.