After 3 years, I actually decided NOT to pursue the business opportunity, but my choice was based on my own qualities, skills, and interests. Different countries sure have different rules and regulations regarding these sorts of things. I also recently paid for my license, but none of this money benefits WFG. #’s are from 2015 from WFG any one from WFG can confirm as they flaunt these #’s around. I’m very happy with the Affiliate Marketing and Wealthy Affiliate. I shared my view with my readers as objectively as I possibly could since it was based on my personal experience and personal involvement with the company. All rights reserved. Now the good stuff about WFG The second reason is that I’m applying to different accounting and finance jobs on a regular basis but nothing has worked out for me and at this point, I really want to get into my relevant field ( WFG is more a marketing company than finance but still serves many functions of financial planning). She is extremely patient and committed, but she said that a lot of SMDs leave the company at this point. It is up to you to make it work. In the US, prepare yourself for the Life and Health Insurance State Exams. When you buy products or services using the links on this website, I may receive an affiliate commission. By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website. My article is a review of the company, and I was trying to show that WFG is a legitimate business. How you do business is entirely on you and unfortunately, some people have exploited this opportunity and that is why everyone runs to another direction when they hear the name WFG. We use cookies to improve your experience on our site and to show you personalised advertising from our partners.By using this website you agree to our Cookies Policy. Ready to Start your Very Own Affiliate Marketing Business? By canceling an existing insurance policy, the policyholder often becomes a subject to Surrender Fees and with a new policy, the contestability period starts all over again. Altogether these fees are under $500.00” Thank you so much for giving us your feedback based on your personal experience. In this section, I’ll reveal the ugly truth behind WFG so you can decide whether the company is safe or a scam. We both give the answer to your readers. My reviews offer my personal opinion and are based on my own experience and research. Most likely, you’ll get to know a few other team members soon after becoming a WFG client. That actually turned out to be unintentional disinformation. I am NOT questioning my own positive experience with this company and its products, my faithful intention to help other people, and my own dignity. If you live to retirement, you will get money back, but it will be your own money minus cost of the product plus interest earned during the years you had this product. I am being recruited my a WFG financial educator to work under him and to also get licensed. WFG is NOT a SCAM. If your goal is to become an Independent Insurance Producer and WFG associate, then you’ll become a business partner to the member who referred you and to the whole team in the branch in your state of the US or in Canada. My reasons being that I want to start a career in financial planning and WFG having agreements with so many financial institutions, I believe it’s a good platform to start my financial planning career. Cheers. 80% commission if you have 10 downline agents & 65% if you have 5. Hi Julia $100,000 As a side note, no I was not misled by WFG, the first question I asked my “recruiter” was ” How I make money” and second “How fast I get my licenses? By clicking Submit you are agreeing to the Complaints Board’s Terms and Conditions. How would you feel if someone Williams & Associates, which later became well-known for its controversial philosophy of “Buy Term and Invest the Difference” and Multi-Level Marketing (MLM) structure. What Should You Expect if You Join as an Associate (aka Business Partner)? I had good experience with WFG because I’ve got it what I Joined for. Or want to offer insight about WFG from your experience, leave a message below and I love to hear about it. Please note, that while everybody in presence was there for leisure, Mia and Karen were on the mission of finding new prospects for their business. All the best Julia to you and to your readers. But as soon as you feel comfortable, you can start selling life or long-term care insurance on your own. I want to give it a good shot.