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Weir’s letter about my ethics was sanctimonious garbage

From Simon Burgess

Andrew Weir’s letter ‘Burgess’ double standards were breathtaking to me’ (Mortgage Strategy January 8) is the most sanctimonious pile of garbage I have ever read.

How I spend my money is my business. It is earned fairly and ethically from a business where efficient and well paid staff work hard to provide market-leading facilities to clients at a fraction of the cost of competitors. We generate a substantial income but not to the detriment of others.

When one raises one’s head above the parapet one expects to attract criticism but my motivation is sound and my ethics are intact. There are no double standards at my firm.

I await an apology but I am not holding my breath.

Simon Burgess
Managing director
Britishinsurance.com
By email

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