Polls Archive

This is my status leading into the new minimum Professional Standards regime:

  • I expect I'll need to achieve additional professional/tertiary qualifications to meet the new standards (38%)
  • I still have no idea what I'll be required to do! (36%)
  • I'm degree qualified but expect I'll need to undertake bridging courses (19%)
  • I'm qualified in a relevant degree and am confident I will already meet the new minimum standards (7%)

Start Date: February 20, 2018 @ 5:13 pm
End Date: March 13, 2018 @ 11:44 pm

Are you easily able to demonstrate the value of your life insurance advice to your clients and/or prospective clients?

  • Sometimes - some clients appreciate the value of my risk advice, but others do not (40%)
  • Yes - my clients are easily able to appreciate the value of my risk advice (38%)
  • No - I find it challenging to convey the value of my risk advice to the satisfaction of my clients (17%)
  • Not sure (5%)

Start Date: February 6, 2018 @ 4:24 pm
End Date: March 13, 2018 @ 11:45 pm

What should be the appropriate minimum number of insurers required for any licensee Approved Product List?

  • Open APL (41%)
  • More than 6 (18%)
  • 6 (13%)
  • 5 (9%)
  • 4 (9%)
  • 3 (7%)
  • 1 (2%)
  • 2 (1%)

Start Date: January 16, 2018 @ 8:07 pm
End Date: February 6, 2018 @ 4:35 pm

Do you support the Government's decision to establish a Royal Commission into the alleged misconduct of Australia's banking and financial services sector?

  • Yes (55%)
  • No (34%)
  • Not sure (11%)

Start Date: December 5, 2017 @ 6:44 pm
End Date: January 16, 2018 @ 8:09 pm

Have you made changes to your advice business model to accommodate the remuneration changes contained in the Life Insurance Framework reforms?

  • Yes (40%)
  • No, I won't be making any changes (32%)
  • No, but I'm still considering possible changes (28%)

Start Date: November 21, 2017 @ 9:58 pm
End Date: December 5, 2017 @ 6:45 pm