NFL offering financial advice to rookies
The NFL is teaming with a financial group to help players
joining the league avoid investment fraud.
Prospective players and their families can get such advice
before Saturday’s East/West Shrine Game in Orlando, Fla., and at
next week’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala. The NFL will host
presentations and set up information booths.
Players will learn how to choose the right financial adviser, do
a proper background check and learn about the risks of taking on
The league is working in conjunction with an investor education
arm of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.