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Wachovia Reviews

Updated August 8, 2017
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Pros
  • They hire top notch people, have top notch training and good benefits (in 60 reviews)

  • Great benefits to employees including starting with 18 days of PTO (in 38 reviews)

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  1. "Great place too work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wachovia full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and days off

    Cons

    Company got bought out without warning


  2. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Home Mortgage Consultant in Greensboro, NC
    Current Employee - Home Mortgage Consultant in Greensboro, NC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Wachovia (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great culture, benefits and technology are great.

    Cons

    Recent scandals have caused reputation to decline which makes it harder to sell.

  3. "Wealth management"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wachovia full-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedules to meet client needs

    Cons

    Company mergers didn't care about employees


  4. "so so"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Wachovia full-time

    Pros

    great work environment and flexible time off. ability to move up and advance career. nice co workers

    Cons

    high sales goal with unrealistic expectations. high turn over.


  5. "Okay"

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    Former Employee - Loan Servicing in Riverside, CA
    Former Employee - Loan Servicing in Riverside, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Wachovia full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Co workers were great. The company got bought out by wells fargo and was previously was.

    Cons

    Long hours during month end. 2 late nights per week plus Saturday's.


  6. "They were bought by Wells fargo"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Great culture and opportunity but I had to leave since I didn't want to join Wells Fargo!

    Cons

    Upper management, the company was based on midwest and it did not sit well with my employees


  7. "Department Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits. Treated employees like family.

    Cons

    Goals were the same for every site no matter what region you were located. Some goals were unrealistic for many sites.

  8. "wachovia"

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    Former Employee - Phone Service Representative II in Columbia, SC
    Former Employee - Phone Service Representative II in Columbia, SC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Wachovia (Less than a year)

    Pros

    prior to acquisition was very good place to work

    Cons

    Hard work goes un-noticed and promotions are based on who you know not quality of work.


  9. "Planning Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Fairfax, VA
    Current Employee - Analyst in Fairfax, VA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Wachovia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very flexible hours, good bonus

    Cons

    No overtime pay, no benefit


  10. "Customer Service Person"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Wachovia (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits, wonderful incentives, management works with employees to meet their goals. Good working hours, company believes in team participation to reach branch goals.

    Cons

    High Pressure to make sales of new accounts, company quick to fire if quotas not met. Management does not backup employees or work to help them meet the company goals.


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