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What is independent financial advice?

At Ecclesiastical we only offer independent financial advice. This means our Independent Financial Advisers (IFAs) will make completely unbiased recommendations on financial products and services based on a comprehensive and fair analysis of the  market.

What will independent financial advice cost me?

At Ecclesiastical we are committed to:

  • Offering transparent and fair charging for advice 

  • Making sure you understand the service you will receive 

  • Ensuring you receive advice from a respected professional team

Our fees are based on the time spent on the work undertaken and take into account the degree of experience and skills involved as well as the complexity of your situation.  Any charges will be discussed with you and disclosed upfront. You will be able to see how much our services cost based on a fair and transparent tariff before you enter into any agreement and where we agree to provide an on-going service, the appropriate service level and fee will be also be determined upfront.

Other types of financial advice

All other types of financial advice are regarded as Restricted and advisers who provide a restricted service must disclose the level of restriction to you. Typically they will be restricted to providing  advice on the products of one or a limited number of companies and cannot select from the whole market. At Ecclesiastical we are committed to providing you with independent and unbiased financial advice, from the whole of the market. Contact a financial adviser today on 0800 107 0190.

Ecclesiastical Insurance Group plc (EIG) Reg No 1718196. Ecclesiastical Insurance Office plc (EIO) Reg No 24869. Ecclesiastical Life Ltd (ELL) Reg No 243111. Ecclesiastical Financial Advisory Services Ltd (EFAS) Reg No 2046087. Ecclesiastical Underwriting Management Ltd (EUML) Reg No 2368571. E.I.O. Trustees Ltd Reg No 941199. EdenTree Investment Management Ltd (EIM) Reg No 2519319. All companies are registered in England at Beaufort House, Brunswick Road, Gloucester GL1 1JZ. EIO and ELL are authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm Reference Number 113848 (EIO) and 110318 (ELL). EFAS and EIM are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Firm Reference Number 126123 (EFAS) and 527473 (EIM). EUML is an appointed representative of EIO who is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm Reference Number 402228.