This qualification assessed the knowledge and understanding of the UK regulation environment in the financial services industry together with types of mortgage products and repayment options and the giving of mortgage advice.
This examination assesses the candidate to develop in depth financial planning skills related to personal and corporate pensions.
This examination assessed a knowledge and understanding of the UK tax system, the law and practice of trusts, but also an ability to advise individual clients on the tax treatment of their investments and the use of trusts to meet their current and foreseeable future needs.
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 examination assesses the candidate to develop an understanding of the financial planning process when giving advice to clients.
This examination assessed the knowledge and understanding of economic factors that affect risk from different investments, product features and regulatory framework of retail investments, taxation liabilities and portfolio planning.
This examination assesses a knowledge and understanding of the different types of equity release products, risks to the consumer associated with equity release and application of suitable equity release solutions according to the circumstances of different customers.
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.
At the end of this unit, candidates should be able to demonstrate their ability to apply and evaluate the supervision principles and practices in a retail financial services business
Alexander House is a National business built on excellent service and traditional values, meaning you can trust us to give you the best financial advice and know you are safe in our care. Our ethics and expertise will enable you to enjoy a journey to financial freedom and we will do this with discipline and determination.
Fundamentally we ‘listen’…. we then ‘assess’ the best solution for your circumstances, and we ‘recommend’ your own unique plan that will add tangible value for many years to come.
With the support and backup of a FTSE250 business called Quilter, we will constantly look to the future, so we can help you successfully negotiate yours. You will be offered the choice between a traditional face-to-face meeting or a 'virtual' Skype/Zoom meeting at a time convenient to you and you will be kept updated of progress throughout the advice process via telephone, email or secure online portal – it’s your choice.
Our business has grown organically through recommendation and referral since it was established in 2013 to now cover the whole of the UK with experienced ‘ethical’ professionals who put your wealth management and preservation needs at the centre of what we do.
We work holistically with individuals and their families to optimise savings and protect both their health and wealth over the long term. In addition, we also support small and medium sized businesses with Pensions, Employee Benefits and Tax efficient solutions, that only an FCA approved Adviser can access.
Our expert team includes CII Chartered Advisers and specialists in Complex Pensions, Divorce, Long Term Care, Equity Release, Mortgages as well as ISA’s, SIPPS and more generic products.
Whether you're planning for retirement, accessing tax free cash, protecting your family or simply keen to reduce your tax bill, our professional and friendly financial advisers would like to help you.
Transferring out of a Final Salary Scheme is unlikely to be in the best interest of most people.
Equity Release will reduce the value of your estate and can affect your eligibility for means tested benefits.
Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.
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