Click the down arrows to read the details of each action against Haro. You can invest your massive savings in an ultra-low-load S&P 500 ETF in a Roth IRA. That $100 is a fee to get on the platform, get an agent code, and to get you paid commissions by each company. * Why? the Variable Universal Life (VUL) policy, the industry's already created and flogging a new terrible product, e.g. i think i have found what i love doing. It seems that you'll be in $1000 or so before you're ready to really get going. I will go to there next metting but one thing for sure I will not give them any more money they already charge the $100 but I also already cancell my credit card so no more charges. You’ll come out *waay* ahead in the long term. You’ll find that only WFG’s most notorious actors have had many actions filed against them, and even then many are dismissed. She hasn't paid a premium since then and will never have to pay a premium ever in her life (when you run the inforce illustration of a program you will find more about it). I will give you an insider view. So while one office does not so well the other does great. I was drawn to the company because I was told I would be making a difference in people's lives by helping them better manage their money. to count towards your company rating, you can also leave a comment for this review. 1. Later, he called my mentor to follow up the contract, but nobody from the rep's office responded. JoeJ’s Aug 15th comment at Vanderbuilt’s site spurred me to write this latest. But when you do this it ends up being complex and downsides on the market make no guarantee of return and potential LOSS. For example, let’s look at EVC Guillermo Haro, a long-term WFG agent near the top of this MLM's pyramid(s). My friend got tired and did not remember what the rep said. For the depressing details on it, please see my 29 June review on the FFIUL. The guy who interviewed me wanted my personal information such as Social Security #, date of birth and credit card # which I very foolishly gave to him. I hold a CA state Life License, A series 6, 26, and 63 license. He told me he was interviewing 8 people of which he would chose 2 to come back for a second interview. Over and over, you see customer complaints about Universal Life policies such as Transamerica’s FFIUL, and more than a few complaints on variable annuities too. So 4 gentleman one after the other spoke to a surprisingly large group of folks here. 524.4k Followers, 1,483 Following, 1,349 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Eric Christian Olsen (@ericcolsen) I was treated like a client is treated at any other financial institution I have dealt with in my adult life. We consumers/customers do NOT want untrained, additionally, arrogant reps. Professionalism and responsibilities are always examined. In other words stop exaggerating and misinforming people. Once you are a licensed agent you can go out and write business with any provider you get appointed to. I consider myself a very ethical person and would never do harm to any of my friends or family. Please remember this. Wake up people $100 x 500 POOR PEOPLE. A lot of families are helped here!!! One last thing. Because if you, like me, are living on the edge of survival, this type of gig will end up pissing you off if you need to see a bank payment materialize in 2 or 4 or 6 weeks. Also if people don't know anything about investing, why would someone buy from them? WFG Convention 2014 featuring Eric Olson. They have a reputation to uphold themselves. Absolutely do NOT rely on your agent’s illustration software program, which fails to show crucial policy data. This is erroneous. Expect to spend at least $1000 and expect to get 9 nos for every yes, or worse. 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