Financial services is a catch-all for a variety of franchise types which offer businesses, individuals, and families services and advice related to finance. There are several types of prominent financial services franchises, and the level of specialization makes them attractive options to consumers over larger, more general organizations. Financial planning franchises help clients manage their personal finances and assets to save for retirement or other goals, including saving for college tuition for children. Financial services for seniors help seniors pay for retirement costs and prepare for increased medical expenses. Financial analysts analyze financial statements and write reports to increase efficiency. Credit repair franchises help clients fix their credit.