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Expensive

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Current Employee - Financial Planner in Spokane, WA (US)
Current Employee - Financial Planner in Spokane, WA (US)

I have been working at MetLife full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Great atmopshere
Awesome training and leadership
Huge selection of financial products
Freedom to build your own practice

Cons

Over time you end up paying for everything. Your judgement gets clouded because if you don't sell MetLife life insurance or MetLife annuities, you won't get paid. Grid payout is based solely on your selling of MetLife products. As a planner (fiduciary), I shouldn't feel the pressure because of compensation, to recommend certain financial products that our proprietary. I feel like I have to be an annuity salesman to make a living

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Don't penalize reps compensation just because all situations don't require a "MetLife" product.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Financial Services Representative

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    Former Employee - Financial Services Representative in Cranford, NJ (US)
    Former Employee - Financial Services Representative in Cranford, NJ (US)

    I worked at MetLife full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Metlife is a great company to work for, pay is ok, and the benefits are great.

    Cons

    It is difficult to succeed in this particular role.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide more support to entry level analysts.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    I'm sure not every department is this bad..

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at MetLife full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    They do provide decent pay/benefits

    Cons

    managers play favorites. they don't care about productive employees...only their favorites

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You will be found out. You should watch the fake OT that you allow for only certain individuals

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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