'Lack of pathways' for aspiring advisers amplified by pandemic

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Justin Bennett: “If you are with a firm who offer the chance to make the step up, then stick with it."
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Justin Bennett: “If you are with a firm who offer the chance to make the step up, then stick with it."

Claire Tyrrell speaks to a senior paraplanner who moved firms during the pandemic to step into financial advice. He says finding a firm willing to train up would-be advisers was an even greater challenge during Covid-19...

Justin Bennett, 37, switched from insurance firm Gallagher's advice arm to independent wealth planners firm Murdoch Asset Management in April this year, after an option to become a Gallagher adviser fell...

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