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Independent Financial Advice
Divorce and separation is an emotionally challenging time, which in turn means that financial decision making is even more difficult. Engaging an Independent Financial Adviser can help you to make the right decisions at a very stressful time, and set you up to manage your financial future.
Pensions, maintenance payments, post-divorce income and decisions on investing any assets following a settlement are all issues which need to be considered. For many people, obtaining legal advice is a natural first step, but engaging a Resolution Accredited Financial Adviser is equally important when it comes to settling your financial affairs.
Our team of qualified advisers are experienced in collaborating with legal professionals and will work with your solicitor to help you through the process of separating assets as part of your divorce process. Our aim is always to find mutually agreeable resolutions where possible, since, in our experience, collaborative divorces can benefit you both financially and help to lessen your stress. After sorting out your property situation, for a significant number of people, settling their pension arrangements is the biggest financial challenge to come out of a divorce. Where and how to invest any funds as a result of settlement can be equally challenging, particularly where you may have dependants.
Being independent, our advisers will work to research the whole of the market to help you find the right investment solutions to meet your medium and long terms goals.
Professional financial advice is most effective when sought as early as possible. Our team can work alongside you and your legal team to identify the most useful and cost effective means of helping you. By identifying issues early in the divorce process we can support you in finding a successful financial solution, at a time when you need support the most.
To find out more about how our Resolution Accredited Advisers can help you navigate the financial maze following separation and divorce, speak to our team.
Financial Planning Joint Managing Director
Grant leads the Financial Planning department in Colchester, advising on wealth management for a number of high net worth individuals.
Gary is a director in the Independent Financial Advice team.
Independent Financial Adviser
James is an Independent Financial Adviser, and is based in our Ipswich office.
Independent Financial Adviser
Matt is an Independent Financial adviser offering pension and investment planning and financial forecasting.
Independent Financial Adviser and Director
Neil works in our Ipswich office as an Independent Financial Adviser and is a director of Scrutton Bland Financial Services Ltd.
The Independent Financial Advice Services referred to on this website are provided by Scrutton Bland Financial Services Limited (company number 01288848). Scrutton Bland Financial Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. The FCA registered number is 209451.
Please note that Scrutton Bland Financial Services Limited is not a member of the Scrutton Bland Group and is owned by Emery (IFA) Ltd whose registered office is 5 Kings Court, Newcomen Way, Severalls Industrial Park, Colchester, England, CO4 9RA. The ultimate controlling party of Scrutton Bland Financial Services Ltd is Socium Group Holdings Ltd whose registered office is Level 13, 20, Primrose Street, London, England, EC2A 2EW.
An exclusive introducer arrangement exists between Scrutton Bland LLP and Scrutton Bland Financial Services Ltd whereby all enquiries in respect of financial planning advice received by Scrutton Bland LLP are passed to Scrutton Bland Financial Services Ltd. At the present time no commission is receivable by Scrutton Bland LLP in respect of these arrangements.