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Aug 14, 2014, 10:49 ET

Edward Jones Partners with Securities Training Corporation to Address Industry-Wide Need - A Growing Shortage of Financial Advisors

Financial services firm Edward Jones is partnering with Securities Training Corporation (STC), the nation's leading financial services training...

Jul 18, 2014, 14:20 ET

National World War I Museum Launches Centennial Flag Program Presented By Edward Jones

The United States flag is the symbol of patriotism, pride and respect. To honor veterans and civilians across the country, the National World War I...

Jun 30, 2014, 08:58 ET
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Edward Jones Financial Advisors Rate the Firm Highest in Overall Employee Satisfaction, According to J.D. Power and Associates

For the sixth time in as many studies conducted, Edward Jones financial advisors rate the firm "Highest in Employee Advisor Satisfaction among...

Jun 23, 2014, 09:34 ET

Planning for Retirement and Education Takes a Backseat to Vacation Planning, Finds Edward Jones Survey

 More than one quarter (28 percent) of Americans say they spend more time thinking about vacation planning, compared to planning for...

Jun 03, 2014, 09:04 ET

Edward Jones Moves Up on the FORTUNE 500 List

 Financial services firm Edward Jones moves up on the annual FORTUNE 500 list, as published by FORTUNE magazine, in its second appearance in...

May 27, 2014, 08:01 ET
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7 out of 10 Americans Don't Know What a 529 Plan is, According to Edward Jones Study

 Nearly three-quarters (70 percent) of Americans do not know that a 529 plan is a college savings tool, according to the annual 529 Plan...

May 14, 2014, 08:57 ET

Edward Jones Recognized as 2014 Most Valuable Employer for Military by CivilianJobs.com

 Edward Jones has been named a 2014 Most Valuable Employer (MVE) for Military® by CivilianJobs.com, recognizing the firm's deep commitment...

May 14, 2014, 08:53 ET

7 out of 10 Americans Don't Know What a 529 Plan is, According to Edward Jones Study

Nearly three-quarters (70 percent) of Americans do not know that a 529 plan is a college savings tool, according to the annual 529 Plan Awareness...

Feb 25, 2014, 09:08 ET

More than Half of Americans Plan to Put 2013 Tax Refunds Towards "Necessary" Expenses

 According to a recent survey by financial services firm Edward Jones, 52 percent of Americans will spend their annual tax refund on necessary...

Jan 16, 2014, 07:30 ET

Edward Jones Ranks No. 4 on FORTUNE Magazine's Best Companies to Work For List

Financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 4 on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For 2014" list in its 15th appearance on the...

Jan 07, 2014, 08:57 ET

Hiring More Multicultural Financial Advisors Could Benefit Both Clients and the Businesses That Serve Them, Edward Jones Survey Finds

Hiring more multicultural financial advisors is perceived as being not only in the best interest of clients, but also as benefitting the financial...

Jan 06, 2014, 07:00 ET

New Edward Jones Advertising Campaign Demonstrates Commitment To "Extra Mile" Client Service

Financial-services firm Edward Jones last week launched a new national advertising campaign that stresses the extraordinary ways the firm's...

Dec 04, 2013, 08:00 ET

Edward Jones Ranks No. 1 in National Survey of Financial Advisors

 For the 19th time, the financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 1 in the WealthManagement.com./ REP. magazine annual survey of the...

Dec 03, 2013, 13:03 ET

Edward Jones Ranks No. 1 in National Survey of Financial Advisors

 For the 19th time, the financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 1 in the WealthManagement.com./ REP. magazine annual survey of the...

Nov 19, 2013, 05:55 ET

"Regrets, I've had a few" say most Canadians: Edward Jones poll

Majority of Canadians would make changes to the financial decisions made in life, despite widespread satisfaction; Seniors most likely to feel...

Nov 11, 2013, 05:58 ET

Edward Jones Ranks Top 10 as Best Employers in Canada

Financial services firm ranked as a best employer for the 12th consecutive year MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - For the 12th consecutive...

Nov 06, 2013, 08:57 ET

Edward Jones Hires 336 Military Veterans as Financial Advisors

 Financial services firm Edward Jones announced that, so far in 2013, it has hired 336 military veterans as financial advisors, adding to the...

Nov 05, 2013, 08:57 ET

Americans Cautious about Holiday Spending This Year, Edward Jones Study Finds

According to a recent survey by financial services firm Edward Jones, some Americans are planning to hold on to their wallets this holiday season....

Oct 31, 2013, 08:57 ET

Edward Jones Enters Partnership With National WWI Museum As Part of Ongoing Support of Military Veteran Hiring

 Financial services firm Edward Jones announced today a partnership with the National World War I (WWI) Museum at Liberty Memorial in Kansas...

Aug 21, 2013, 08:58 ET

Nearly Two-Thirds of Americans are Unaware of How Rising Interest Rates will Impact Investment Portfolios, Edward Jones Survey Finds

 According to a recent survey by financial services firm Edward Jones, 63 percent of Americans don't know how rising interest rates will impact...