The vast majority of voters want an investigation into just what went so wrong with the Commonwealth Bank's financial planning arm. But they still have a lot of trust in financial planners.
Mathias Cormann enjoys the confidence of the last remaining supporter of the repeal of FOFA -- $10,000 worth of it.
Declaring that the age of entitlement is over makes sense as long as voters believe it's fair. But the government is being anything but.
The Coalition is looking to destroy the Future of Financial Advice reforms that would have ended gouging and conflicts of interest in the financial planning industry -- and it will be a massive cost to consumers.