Is your financial adviser as qualified as they claim: Which? probe finds glaring holes in spot checks on credentials
Savers seeking help from financial advisers are being urged to double check their professional credentials by consumer group Which? after it discovered numerous incorrect listings on two top search sites.
Which? found glaring holes in what qualifications advisers claimed to have and what they officially held during two separate probes into listings on the Money Advice Service’s retirement adviser directory and Unbiased.co.uk.
People considering using a firm of advisers should ask about their qualifications, then approach the professional body that offers them to confirm the details, Which?... read more
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