This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of investment products and the application of the investment advice process.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of an ability to analyse financial protection planning issues.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the UK regulation environment in the financial services industry, mortgage products, repayment options and the giving of mortgage advice.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the financial services industry, including regulation, legislation and the Code of Ethics.
To achieve DipPFS individuals must achieve 140 credits. At least 80 credits must be at Diploma or AFPC level.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of an ability to analyse pension and retirement planning issues.
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the UK regulation environment in the financial services industry, long term care insurance products and the giving of long term care insurance advice.
I live in the Forest of Dean with my wife and 4 kids.
In my spare time I really enjoy spending time with my children taking them to their various club/sports activities. I enjoy eating out and socialising with friends, in fact I'm happiest when in kitchen cooking.
Over the years there hasn't been a lot that I haven't seen; with changes in legislation and market performance over the period.
Qualifications are very important in this profession but the best advisers are the ones who combine this with many years of experience and possess the skills, solutions and on the job knowledge. I constantly test my knowledge throughout the year by way of annual competence tests that means my knowledge is up to date and relevant.
No nonsense, straight talking advise with a clear fee structure and no hidden costs.
Understanding the complexity of investments and pensions can be a minefield for some and translating the array of jargon used when trying to understand your options can also be confusing. Alternatively you may already have a plan and know what you want to achieve but want to run it past somebody to ensure that your plan holds up and has no holes it.
I can also help with the following:
* Taking pension benefits at retirement.
* Early retirement planning
* Understanding and minimising investment risk
* Organising your financial "game plan"
* Reviewing your existing plans.
Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.
Abacus Associates Financial Services is a trading style of Tavistock Partners (UK) Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, FCA number 230342.
Tavistock Partners (UK) Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tavistock Investments Plc
Tavistock Partners (UK) Ltd trading as Abacus Associates Financial Services are only authorised to give advice to UK residents
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Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage
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