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    • macservice123
    • By macservice123 16th May 19, 3:38 AM
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    Training as a mortgage advisor query
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    • 16th May 19, 3:38 AM
    Training as a mortgage advisor query 16th May 19 at 3:38 AM
    I know this isn't what this section of the forum is for, but I'm hoping a mortgage advisor reads this and can answer a few questions, please.

    I'm considering doing CeMap training with the intention of joining a network as a self-employed advisor and being supervised by the network while I gain competent advisor status. I believe there are a few networks that accept newly qualified advisors, please correct me if I'm wrong.

    What I really want to know is how viable it is to be a part-time self-employed advisor and how much of my workload could be carried out outside normal 9-5 working hours?

    Any advice on starting a career in this field would be greatly appreciated.
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    • _shel
    • By _shel 16th May 19, 4:10 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 4:10 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 4:10 AM
    Would've been better posting this in the employment and training section
    • MovingForwards
    • By MovingForwards 16th May 19, 4:49 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 4:49 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 4:49 AM
    https://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=6001340&highlight=cemap

    Oddly enough this exact same question was asked a few days ago.
    • Exodi
    • By Exodi 16th May 19, 11:43 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 11:43 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 11:43 AM
    https://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=6001340&highlight=cemap

    Oddly enough this exact same question was asked a few days ago.
    Originally posted by MovingForwards
    Coincidentally the same wording also. Me thinks he didn't get the answer he was looking for.
    Know what you don't
    • ACG
    • By ACG 16th May 19, 11:49 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 11:49 AM
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    • 16th May 19, 11:49 AM
    Coincidentally the same wording also. Me thinks he didn't get the answer he was looking for.
    Originally posted by Exodi
    I always thought the trick was to ask the same question in a different way in order to get the answer you want? Asking the same question the same way will be the same answer.
    I am a Mortgage Adviser
    You should note that this site doesn't check my status as a mortgage adviser, so you need to take my word for it. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Mortgage Adviser Code of Conduct. Any posts on here are for information and discussion purposes only and shouldn't be seen as financial advice.
    • kingstreet
    • By kingstreet 16th May 19, 1:28 PM
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    • 16th May 19, 1:28 PM
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    • 16th May 19, 1:28 PM
    Asking the same question the same way will be the same answer.
    Originally posted by ACG
    Oh rly?

    Not when I ring a mortgage lender three times it isn't!

    Boom boom!
    I am a mortgage broker. You should note that this site doesn't check my status as a Mortgage Adviser, so you need to take my word for it. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Mortgage Adviser Code of Conduct. Any posts on here are for information and discussion purposes only and shouldn't be seen as financial advice. Please do not send PMs asking for one-to-one-advice, or representation.
    • LRmortgage
    • By LRmortgage 16th May 19, 6:26 PM
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    • 16th May 19, 6:26 PM
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    • 16th May 19, 6:26 PM
    Haha Kingstreet, I got 6 different answers from 3 different people at one lender today!
    I am a Mortgage Adviser
    You should note that this site doesn't check my status as a mortgage adviser, so you need to take my word for it. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Mortgage Adviser Code of Conduct. Any posts on here are for information and discussion purposes only and shouldn't be seen as financial advice.
    • kingstreet
    • By kingstreet 17th May 19, 7:09 AM
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    • 17th May 19, 7:09 AM
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    • 17th May 19, 7:09 AM
    Haha Kingstreet, I got 6 different answers from 3 different people at one lender today!
    Originally posted by LRmortgage
    Beaten! Bah!
    I am a mortgage broker. You should note that this site doesn't check my status as a Mortgage Adviser, so you need to take my word for it. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Mortgage Adviser Code of Conduct. Any posts on here are for information and discussion purposes only and shouldn't be seen as financial advice. Please do not send PMs asking for one-to-one-advice, or representation.
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