Although the latest QV data shows activity and demand has picked up again in Auckland, the regions are flourishing says a real estate agency and an adviser.
Mortgage Link financial adviser Judy Steiner says those inside and outside the industry need to recognise that charging a fee for service is an acceptable outcome for the value advisers provide
Charlie Reid of Mortgage Link says passion for your work matters more than anything else when joining the industry.
Whether degree qualifications in future will strengthen consumer trust in the adviser profession or not, a mortgage broker group’s managing director says there are other reasons for lack of trust in the industry.
Glenda Walters of Mortgage Link Otago says the best part of broking is in helping a person achieve what they thought they never could.
Consumers reveal the biggest reasons holding them back from seeking financial advice a new survey by the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has revealed, but an association says the solution lies in clear disclosure and communication.
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