Mr Bearbull 

Life of frustration

Mr Bearbull

Mr Bearbull
Life of frustration

Three weeks ago (Bearbull, 14 July 2017), I mentioned “the misery of dealing with intermediaries and life companies” in the context of buying an annuity. In response, a broker quickly complained that I was dealing in vacuous clichés; that independent financial advisers (IFAs) are always singled out as the ones that people love to hate, which was terribly unfair since they take customer relations seriously, prize efficiency and blah-de-blah.

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