Is being a farmers insurance agent a good job?
Sorry for the vague question, I want to know the aspects of the job. Do you work for yourself? Under a group? Good money even in this kind of economy? What kind of job environment? would you recommend it? Please only peoplee whom really know about this kind of job. If you worked for other companies thats fine, Thank you so much.
Asked By: D - 1/24/2011
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a good job is doing something you to do.
Answered By: Cornelius - 1/24/2011
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It's not a job; it's a career opportunity. You will be working for yourself under the direction district manager... More
Answered By: Zarnev - 1/24/2011
You work for yourself, and it's straight commission. 95% of new agents can't make enough to pay for their licensing fees. If you have no sales experience, or you aren't willing to work 60-80 hour workweeks for the first five years, I'd say you should pass on this job.
Answered By: mbrcatz - 1/24/2011
HELL NO. If you want to be an agent, be an independent agent. Contract with no minimum companies like Progressive, GMAC etc and go from there.Never be a captive agent. NEVER EVER EVER NEVER.
Answered By: Pays Well - 1/24/2011
For 90-100% of workers, no money, in any kind of economy. A job selling life insurance only pays you if you are able to sell, which almost no one can. Between 0% and 10% are able to stay in the field for a full year, and it is not known how many of those make money and how many have enough money from other sources to... More
Answered By: StephenWeinstein - 1/24/2011
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