Good company to work with Director, Advisor Recruiting (Sales Leadership) (Current Employee) – Calgary, AB – 16 August 2017 Great products and training for anyone that is an entrepreneur and wants to build their own business. F55F has some of the best training in the Industry. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Tough gig Financial Advisor (Current Employee) – Kelowna, BC – 9 August 2017 Hard to establish a good book of business unless you already have an established contact list. Definitely not for everybody. They sell the dream, but only 1 in 100 actually make it.
Good people and decent training.
No safety net. Be prepared to live at poverty level for at least 2 years.
Was this review helpful? Yes 4 No Report What a great team I worked with. Marketing Associate (Former Employee) – Calgary, AB – 31 July 2017 I really admire and respect the management team and they are wonderful people. I would work there in a heart beat as long as I didn't have to work in the downtown core.
Supportive, energetic team.
Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report very supportive team Financial Security Advisor (Current Employee) – Kitchener, ON – 26 July 2017 very supportive team , support with continuous educational sessions every Friday for advisors under 4 years, have a team of experts available to support advisors with clients financial plan. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Have a Market Financial Security Advisor (Current Employee) – St. Catharines, ON – 25 July 2017 It is a nice place to work, but you had better have a market. There is a higher emphasis on sales as opposed to servicing the clients you have. There are thresholds to meet. Was this review helpful? Yes 2 No Report Good company but for life only Financial Advisor (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 25 July 2017 Freedom 55 Financial is good company for people who has lead already, but it's not for the people who just entering into the life business industry. The commission structure is about average in the market Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report F55 Review Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) – Edmonton, AB – 17 July 2017 This is a good started job for young people. The people here are very friendly and they are good with people. They promote staff and other people relationship building. We did some events as the whole office with the advisors and staff. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report good Financial Service Advisor (Former Employee) – St. Catharines, ON – 11 July 2017 good working environment, people are very help full. The new direction the company is going is not that great. Wish there was more direction in how to obtain clients. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report great position, great people, just sometimes things happens Financial Security Advisor (Current Employee) – Windsor, ON – 4 July 2017 great management team and great people to work with. It just sometimes things can go so wrong after a long time for work. it is frustrating for people Loved to work with diversified people Financial Sales advisor (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 19 June 2017 Great company to work with. Learnt time management. Discipline and Customer care skills. Learnt how to balance personal and professional life. Team work. Was this review helpful? Yes No 1 Report Tough business to succeed Financial Security Advisor (Current Employee) – Kingston, ON – 31 May 2017 Tough to make it, need to have a strong warm market or a family with a lot of money who need life insurance. Not a ton of help from management or company once you are hired. Was this review helpful? Yes 2 No Report Disciplined work environment, encouraging personal development CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (Former Employee) – Victoria, BC – 23 May 2017 Specialized in Group Benefits for small to mid-sized companies, along with employee financial planning and key man insurance offerings and succession planning strategies. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report ok Director, Business Development (Current Employee) – Sarnia, ON – 10 May 2017 Decent career. Great benefits and fair compensation. Outstanding training and support from immediate supervisors. Like all financial service company's they are changing as the industry changes. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Fast-paced work environment Marketing Associate (Former Employee) – Edmonton, AB – 26 April 2017 This environment is a stressful one and can be quite demanding. When handling clients' earnings and investments, situations can present themselves that one must be very careful when handling.
Great benefits and incentives
Was this review helpful? Yes 2 No Report All about who you know FINANCIAL SECURITY ADVISOR (Former Employee) – Halifax, NS – 25 April 2017 Management is hit-or-miss. I was lucky enough to have a great director of business development for most of my time as a financial security adviser. EOM Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Good Place Financial Security Advisor (Former Employee) – Burlington, ON – 15 April 2017 Freedom 55 is a good place to learn about the realities of being a financial advisor. Co-workers and managers commit to helping all new advisor's learn the business and develop. An emphasis on cold calling would help future advisors.
To much focus on natural market
Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Great place to work Administrative Associate (Current Employee) – Chatham-Kent, ON – 10 April 2017 Steady and reliable place to work. Competitive wages, and a great team like environment. The work hours are typically Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Very supportive staff. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Sales Commission Financial Security Advisor (Former Employee) – Saint-Laurent, QC – 5 March 2017 Sales commission job, selling various insurance products and investment products. Commission only, and have monthly expenses to work there. Considered self-employed. great work environment Financial Advisor (Former Employee) – Sault Ste. Marie, ON – 20 February 2017 Commission based as well. It is a tough go in first year or two. Best to start young, or for an older person with grown children who can be away from family.
Commission based and can lead to long hours
Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Office work with enjoyable faculty Office Assistant for Vince Della Pia (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 8 February 2017 Flexible hours and lots of hands on work experience. Learned how to use all of Microsoft Office and other online tools. Management is understandable and reliable.