by CAsage » Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:14 pm, Post by chevca » Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:51 pm, Post Salvia Clevelandii "Winifred Gilman" my favorite. Just curious. I would guess that many less savvy people would be drawn in quickly - and that is a real threat to many people's financial worth.

by Badger1754 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:57 pm, Post I've never even heard of Northwestern Mutual - must not be a reputable company if they are cold calling people. I was in very slow traffic that wasn’t going anywhere and there was nothing else to do other than listen to traffic radio talking about how the slow traffic isn’t going anywhere or Ariana Grande.

Would you really want your friends to buy this junk? In most cases. Does it make one feel superior to belittle the salesperson? by Jack FFR1846 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:12 am, Post Thanks for posting your conversation, it's a very interesting read (especially for me because of my acute allergic reaction to salespeople, I don't have this kind of experience very often). - Desire to maintain legacy technologies slows transformation into new technology by Alexa9 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:02 am, Post I won't defame anyone even in an anonymous internet forum, but I will say that a friend worked for Northwestern Mutual for a short time and I was not impressed. But I find it frightening - it takes a sharp, very on the ball person to deflect so many misstatements and attacks on someone's personal wealth. Remember to have your policy number handy. by cfs » Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:20 pm, Post I can appreciate the OP’s willingness to spar with a financial sales person. by bantam222 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:28 am, Post That's more reserved for lower tier companies in my opinion. but how about in 10 years? I worked at Northwestern Mutual for less than a year, Worked with young coworkers, friendly, worth time if you can sell, Cold calling, repetitive because you’re reading off of script getting rejected over and over, I have been working at Northwestern Mutual part-time, I have been working at Northwestern Mutual full-time for more than a year, - Great teammates On the other hand NML is considered the best, by most, if you want whole life insurance. Again, thanks. Skip navigation and proceed to main content.

I enjoyed reading this detailed transcription. by nedsaid » Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:50 pm, Post Give us a call Monday through Friday. by NotWhoYouThink » Sun Mar 18, 2018 1:04 pm, Post and wanted to see for myself (and document for posterity) exactly what they try to pull.

Caller: Northwestern Mutual; Call type: Telemarketer; Reply! Learned something today because of your efforts. by Badger1754 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 1:10 pm, Post So she sent it to her parents, and now I’ve put it on Bogleheads. I can do it now (though not that well!) Northwestern Mutual financial advisors have told me that their job has helped them develop two valuable skills… The first one is the ability to have a face-to-face meeting. - New engineers are underpaid

Copyright © 2008–2020, Glassdoor, Inc. "Glassdoor" and logo are registered trademarks of Glassdoor, Inc. { "isFollowing": false, "isEEPActive": false, "isEiHeaderFollowBtnDos2Enabled": true }, Current Employee - Communications Coordinator, Current Employee - Associate Software Engineer, "Great job security, department slow to change". You probably just gave him some good ideas to improve his pitch. Write a review on Northwestern Mutual …

When times are bad, investors tend to forget about opportunity and focus on risk. by MrMojoRisin » Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:34 pm, Post | Long-term care insurance is issued by Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company, Milwaukee, WI, (NLTC) a subsidiary of NM. Investment advisory and trust services are offered through Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company® (NMWMC), Milwaukee, WI, a subsidiary of NM and a federal savings bank. That's what they said to Thomas Edison, mighty inventor, Thomas Lindberg, mighty flyer,and Thomas Shefsky, mighty like a rose. by gotester2000 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 1:51 pm, Post Every minute you spent with Max is a minute that he couldn’t harass another person who may not be as well informed or as sales resistant as you. - Newly hired employees brining new management style changes, - Management from IT to Business seems disconnected You can call Northwestern Mutual at (888) 244-2295 toll free number, fill out a contact form on their website, or write a letter to Northwestern Mutual, 720 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53202, United States. Not shocked but at least a little surprised by the underhanded cold calling tactics. by TxAg » Sun Mar 18, 2018 1:05 pm, Post Not shocked but at least a little surprised by the underhanded cold calling … I wouldn't waste 10 seconds if I had something better to do. by GCD » Sun Mar 18, 2018 2:06 pm, Post On the other hand NML is considered the best, by most, if you want whole life insurance. by J295 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:09 am, Post I prefer to ignore them.

- Low structure in training for engineers by raisinsaregrapes » Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:12 pm, Return to “Investing - Theory, News & General”, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited. Contact Northwestern Mutual customer service. Worked with young coworkers, friendly, worth time if you can sell. by Badger1754 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 6:45 pm, Post I've never worked in sales, always been a tradesman, and seeing this dissected the way you did was very enlightening. by Pajamas » Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:19 am, Post

"Lots of cold calls" 3.0 ... No opinion of CEO. by nedsaid » Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:39 pm, Post Northwestern Mutual is the marketing name for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries. by Allixi » Sun Mar 18, 2018 8:47 pm, Post by Badger1754 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:22 pm, Post Perhaps you were stuck in traffic, and had nothing better to do, but why engage at all? - Old school management conflicts with newer management. All Rights Reserved. Unfortunately that may work on many folks who don't know any better. @Badger1754, since you wanted to talk, why didn't you try to sell this guy something? No guarantees are made as to the accuracy of the information on this site or the appropriateness of any advice to your particular situation. I suspect I am on a list somewhere in-house of low-probability prospects that gets farmed to new joiners. Copyright © 2020 The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Milwaukee, WI. Thanks for posting. by nisiprius » Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:56 am, Post As a fairly new member of this forum, I was aghast and horrified at reading some of the experiences that people have had with the likes of NW, Edward Jones, etc. Glassdoor will not work properly unless browser cookie support is enabled.

by munemaker » Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:17 pm, Post by Badger1754 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 8:10 pm, Post by ThereAreNoGurus » Sun Mar 18, 2018 7:48 pm, Post Well I hope you enjoyed telling him off. by Badger1754 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 5:42 pm, Post I once had a 20 min conversation with a door to door cable salesman. -- XXXX, _Layer Cake_ |

Wow, this insurance salesman was really peddling the worst of the worst financial products (high fee mutual funds, WL junk, etc). … by pkcrafter » Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:49 pm, Post Thanks for sharing. To inform Northwestern Mutual of a disability, please complete the following form. AA- 20+ Years of Expenses Fixed Income/The remainder in Equities. by Badger1754 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:24 am, Post I don't respond to cold calls. Stick to it." That is amazing and just details the power and hype of the Wall Street marketing machine.

Oh we picked it apart all right, as I walked her through each sales tactic. by livesoft » Sun Mar 18, 2018 4:45 pm, Post by JBTX » Sun Mar 18, 2018 8:30 pm, Post ↳   The Bogleheads® Wiki: a collaborative work of the Bogleheads community, ↳   Local Chapters and Bogleheads Community, Incredibly sleazy Northwestern Mutual cold caller, Re: Incredibly sleazy Northwestern Mutual cold caller. Oh I can't, can I? Wow, some posters are pretty harsh on the fact that you engaged. A fool and his money are good for business. Ridiculous!!! I am hoping that by making the experience of calling me not just fruitless, but downright unpleasant, I’ll get added to a blacklist of some sort. Investment brokerage services are offered through Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC (NMIS) a subsidiary of NM, broker-dealer, registered investment adviser, and member FINRA and SIPC. Good luck y gracias por leer / cfs, ~ Member of the Active Retired Force since 2014 ~. Enjoyed the back and forth... very entertaining. Not all Northwestern Mutual representatives are advisors. Cold calling… Let us know about the death of a loved one insured by Northwestern Mutual. If I answered every linked-in question I would never get any thing else done. It seems a polite "no thank you" and hang up would work well!? These guys find a way to call my office phone too and are very aggressive. You are far more skillful than the average investor, but ol' Max seemed pretty unabashed by your challenge as he kept trying a new move, ending up finally with one of desperation.

We are all trying to get through life the best way we know how. by flamesabers » Sun Mar 18, 2018 4:34 pm, Post by Big Dog » Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:28 am, Post