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How to find financial advisers offering pro bono help in the pandemic.

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’” This quote by Fred Rogers, the soft-voiced creator of PBS’ Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, couldn’t be more apropos today. Thankfully, personal finance helpers are stepping up to lend a guiding hand gratis to those who need it due to the pandemic.

The need is great.

Millions of Americans have lost their jobs, had to shutter their small businesses (possibly forever) or seen their retirement accounts shrink drastically. An April 2020 online MassMutual poll of 1,000 Americans revealed that nearly a third of boomers and Gen Xers (29% and 32% respectively) say they’re stressed about their personal finances. And a recent Gallup Poll found that half of Americans surveyed age 50 to 64 are worried about maintaining their standard of living.

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