This examination assesses a knowledge and understanding of the various pension products, the pension tax regime and retirement needs.
To achieve the Fellowship grade, individuals would be required to have 10 AFPC (Diploma) units or equivalent. This shows a commitment to continuous professional development.
This examination assesses the candidate to develop in depth financial planning skills related to personal and corporate pensions.
This examination assesses the candidate to develop an understanding of the financial planning process when giving advice to clients.
This examination assesses the candidate to develop in depth financial planning skills related to investments and the management of investment portfolios.
This examination assesses the candidate to develop in depth financial planning skills related to personal tax and trusts.
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, mortgage products, repayment options and the giving of mortgage advice.
This examination assesses a knowledge and understanding of financial protection plans.
This examination assesses a knowledge and understanding of investment products and the risks involved.
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.
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
At the end of this unit candidates should be able to analyse and apply financial information and portfolio management skills
This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the mortgage process and the principles of equity release.
This exam accesses understanding of the financial services industry including regulation and legislation.
This exam accesses understanding of the financial services industry, and its regulation, products and processes.
With over 40 years of financial services experience between them, Paul & Sheriee Sweeny (husband and wife) set up the business in 2016 to deliver a trusted and a highly personal service to our clients. Our clients have the confidence in knowing exactly who they are dealing with, can contact us directly at any time convenient to them, will not be left on hold or experience a frequent change in their adviser once our relationship begins.
We take the time (initially at our own cost) to fully understand what our clients need help with; explain, in plain English, which solutions are available to them and then make a recommendation as to what they should do, based on their own unique circumstances.
Paul is a Chartered Financial Planner, a Fellow of the Personal Finance Society and holds a Masters degree in Financial Planning and Business Management. Consequently, he works to the highest ethical standards. He is the only authorised adviser in the company, supported by Sheriee who holds a Level 4 Diploma in Financial Advice.
We provide truly independent, unbiased financial advice with the ability to source solutions from across the whole of market to arrive at the very best outcomes.
We specialise in ensuring that our clients have a secure financial future throughout the whole of their life and not just while they are working.
To this end, we help our clients understand what is needed to plan towards an enjoyable and fulfilling retirement and then help them make the right decisions when actually faced with their retirement choices.
For our work in this area, we were 'Highly Commended' at the Retirement Planner Awards in 2018 in the category of 'Best Individual Pensions Advice Firm of the Year - South East and East Anglia Region'.
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