Why Social Media Is A Critical Business Tool For Financial Advisors [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Shea Bennett Comment

Did you know that two out of every three adults with investment accounts have social media profiles?

As you might expect, nine out of ten financial advisors already use LinkedIn, with some success – 60 percent have acquired clients directly from the business social network. Understandable, given that LinkedIn users are, on average, wealthier than the folks on the other major social networks.

But there are also opportunities across Facebook and Twitter, too.

The business is there. Are you taking advantage?

This infographic takes a closer look at why social media has become a critical business tool for financial advisors.

(Source: HTC. Calculator image via Shutterstock.)