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Salary range: $30,000 to $42,000

What happened: Jobs in the financial industry that involve back-office operations such as account servicing, mortgage and personal loan approval, and information technology departments are phasing out, notes Cohen. The recession has caused many brick-and-mortar banks to close, and the Internet is leading more consumers to automated and online banking.

A good replacement job: Any job in risk management. Financial institutions and government bodies have needs in this area. To make the switch, demonstrate that you have the interest and are making the commitment through additional training, Cohen says.


 

 

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