Society today puts a lot of emphasis on the importance of pursing higher education, going to college and eventually earning a degree. Unfortunately, higher education can be a very costly and time-consuming process that for many people just isn’t an option, even with the help of financial aid. But just because you don’t go to college doesn’t mean you have to spend the rest of your life working at McDonald’s. It is still possible to make a good living working in the successful career you’ve always dreamed of.
One industry that provides good jobs with benefits is the finance industry. While there are some upper level management jobs that may require a college degree there are many positions that do not. For example starting out as a teller or customer service rep can be a great way to get started and begin building valuable experience and contacts that will be essential for advancement. Going through a mortgage loan officer training program can help you get the licensing you need to advance even farther as a loan officer at a bank or for a mortgage broker.
Don’t allow the fact that you don’t have a college degree hold you back from pursing a successful career in the finance industry and providing for yourself and your family.