Financial brokers act as independent agents on behalf of clients to help them to trade commodities or choose mortgage, loan or insurance products.
Work may take place in an office and often involves travel to meet clients in their homes or place of business.
Suits people with good clerical and communication skills and strengths in maths, accounting, sales and marketing.
Formal qualifications in commerce, accounting, finance, economics or actuarial studies are required.
Take a Diploma in Accounting
Registration with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission is required.