How the recession will impact your career as a Mortgage Advisor

The UK’s GDP has been falling gradually since the end of summer this year according to the Office of National Statistics. The country’s economy is below what it was before Coronavirus, and the average Brit is now faced with a cost of living crisis due to the rising inflation rates. Whilst, all other G7 countries …

A guide to R05 | How to revise, the benefits and more!

What is R05? R05 is a level 3 qualification provided by the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) upon completion it provides 10 credits. When and why do you need R05? The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) require retail investment advisers to hold a recognised qualification. Therefore, it is recommended Advisors providing protection advice hold an R05 or …

CeMAP (LIBF) vs Certificate in Mortgage Advice (CII)

In the UK to provide Mortgage Advice, you must have a qualification recognised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). If you don’t have a recognised qualification, you can’t legally provide regulated Mortgage Advice in the UK.  Although there are many mortgage qualifications the two main qualifications that are recognised as industry standards come from the …