This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the financial services industry including: regulation and ethics, personal taxation, investment principles and risk, pensions and retirement planning, financial protection
Having achieved the APFS designation, advisers can go onto to achieve this recognisable benchmark of quality and ethical practice for financial services professionals, elevating financial planning and advice in the public eye to the same standing as other Chartered professions. The holder must demonstrate a combination of experience, financial qualifications, ongoing educational activity (continuous professional development) and ethical behaviour.
This examination assesses the candidate to develop in depth financial planning skills related to personal and corporate pensions.
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 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.
The Diploma enhances knowledge in core areas such as regulation, investment principles, risk, taxation and personal financial planning using real-life scenarios to develop the essential skills to apply this technical knowledge in practice
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.
This qualification enables professional advisers to develop specialist planning capabilities, covers topics like: personal tax and trust, business financial, pension and investment planning.
Established in 1997, Sterling & Law is a firm of professional independent financial consultants. Our client-first philosophy places you at the heart of everything we do. Our reputation as valued professional advisers is built on our focus and commitment to our clients, resulting in long-term professional relationships.
We can answer any of your questions in depth on:
• Financial Advice
• Financial Planning
• Pensions Advice
• Mortgage Advice
• Investment Advice
• Savings Advice
• Wealth Management
• Tax Planning
We help our clients achieve their financial goals. Our clients come from diverse backgrounds but they have one thing in common: they want to gain clarity on their financial future. Our expertise lies in helping you to identify the type of future you want and how best to achieve it. Once we understand the issues that are important to you, we will help you answer questions about your future in a clear and simple way. Our approach is transparent and focused on positive outcomes working with you to create a clear financial plan developed specifically for your individual circumstances
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