Clayden Associates Ltd

Independent financial adviser  Unit 9, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0AB
First meeting at adviser's own cost
At Clayden Associates, we specialise in helping people like you with their mortgage needs.
We can advise you on
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Bad credit
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Buy my next home
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Buy to let
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Buying first home
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Equity release
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Flexible mortgages
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Mortgage protection
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Next home / Remortgaging
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Self-employed mortgages
Response rating
9.0/10
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FCA authorised
Last authorised 30th March 2020
Meet our advisers
Daniel Clayden FPFS
Director

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.

In order to have completed this qualification, individuals were required to obtain three units. These could have been selected from any combination of the available units at that time but must have included the compulsory G10 unit - Taxation and Trusts.

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 qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the UK regulation environment in the financial services industry, lifetime mortgage products, repayment options and the giving of mortgage advice.

This examination assesses the candidate to develop an understanding of the financial planning process when giving advice to clients.

This examination assesses a knowledge and understanding of the legislative and regulatory position of home reversion plans and their place in the advice process.

This qualification assesses a knowledge and understanding of the financial services industry, including regulation, legislation and the Code of Ethics.

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 qualification enables professional advisers to develop specialist planning capabilities, covers topics like: personal tax and trust, business financial, pension and investment planning.

Accreditations
Chartered Financial Planner
What our clients say
Dan Clayden has been my independent financial adviser since 2001. I have always found his recommendations sound and he is excellent at demystifying and patiently explaining the ins and outs of various saving plans, mortgages, investments and pension schemes, helping me to make informed choices.
Mrs W, Totnes
About us

As a firm of Mortgage IFAs we offer expert and impartial, whole of market mortgage advice.

Our services

At Clayden Associates, we specialise in helping people like you with their mortgage needs.

Where to find us
Head office address: Unit 9, The Business Centre, 33 Chapel Street, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0AB
Preferred clients
Minimum mortgage value
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Special offers
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Advice methods
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Response rating
9.0/10
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FCA authorised
Last authorised 30th March 2020

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