Crystal ClearFinancial Advice

Our highly-coveted Chartered status means we work to standards matched by only a tiny proportion of financial planning firms.

What else makes us special
Chartered Status

Our Services

Retirement
Planning

Our Retirement Planning service is relevant to almost everyone, as state provision becomes less certain and we look to safeguard our futures and those of our children and grandchildren.

Investment
Planning

Advice you can trust. At Active, we know that the world of investment can be daunting; it’s difficult to know where to put your money or whose advice you can trust.

Later Life
Financial Planning

As we get older, our lifestyle and priorities change, and that is why planning ahead and making suitable arrangements is one of the keys to a happy and secure position laterin life.

Planning for
Your Business

We have worked with businesses long enough to know exactly what kind of challenges they face.

Protection
Planning

Our Protection Planning service gives you the peace of mind that comes from knowing your family will be properly protected if the worst happens.

Mortgage
Planning

At Active, we have been helping people and businesses to plan and secure the right mortgage for more than 30 years.

Active Spirit

“Having been a client of Active for many many years and have always been given great advice and direction. I am now looked after by Andrew. He has given excellent advice and service, continuing on the great work this company has always offered me. Always cheerful and helpful; a great asset to Active. I have no problem recommending him to other people.

Karl Pemberton appointed chair of new IoD Tees Valley branch

22nd July 2019

The Institute of Directors (IoD) has named our own Karl Pemberton, Managing Director as chair of its newly-formed North-East (South) branch. Karl’s career began at Yorkshire Bank in 1995, where…

Eight Key Reasons why women need to consider pension advice

22nd July 2019

Here our Liza Pontone, Chartered Financial Planner and recently appointed Ambassador for the Chartered Insurance Institute’s (CII) Insuring Women’s Futures programme explains why women who are drawing near to retirement…

Active named one of the North East’s best places to work

24th June 2019

We are celebrating again after being named by The Journal as one of the 50 Best Places to Work in the North East for 2019. A range of organisations from…