Please help if you are working with a fee-only financial advisor

Published: July 31, 2019 at 10:02 am

Dear reader, as many of you know for more than five years, I have been maintaining a list of SEBI registered fee-only financial advisors who guide clients without any commissions or conflict of interest. It is a matter of pride and joy that hundreds of freefincal readers are working with these planners from all over the globe.

To help the fee-only advisors (FOAs) become better at what they do, feedback from you is important. It will also help me in two important ways: (1) evaluate the work done by the FOAs and help readers who sign up in future (2) it will teach me “what clients want”.

Kindly fill out this survey ONLY IF you are working with a fee-only financial planner (need not be from my list). This is completely anonymous (neither your name or email is necessary), so you can be completely free and frank in your assessment (even if your FOA asked you to fill out this form)

Are you thinking about working with an FOA? Then forget this form (it is only for existing clients), instead, check out these articles for clarity:

Feedback form for SEBI Registered fee-only investment advisors

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