Our Thoughts: Page 5

Celebrating 20 years of Active!

3rd August 2020

The story so far, as told by MD Karl Pemberton. Whilst away on holiday last week, I realised that it had been 20 years since Active was established by my…

A summer of study & exams success for Active

28th July 2020

A global pandemic hasn't stopped the Active team from continuing with a variety of study and gaining more qualifications during lockdown. Emma Cherrington became the first adviser at Active to…

Exam success for first class Jess!

27th July 2020

A member of our client support team is celebrating after achieving a first class honours degree at Teesside University. Jessica Armstrong, 25, from Middlesbrough has successfully completed her business management…

How will businesses bounce back from Covid?

15th July 2020

Our director & chartered financial planner, Paul Gibson recently chatted to Tees Business about the current Covid crisis and how ours and others businesses in Teesside will bounce back TB:…

Welcoming clients back to Active House as lockdown eases

6th July 2020

At Active we welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement last month that lockdown rules are easing. The introduction of a “1 metre plus” rule, which replaces the “2 metre rule” in…

Key points for investors in a post Covid-19 world

2nd June 2020

With Andrew Gilmore, Chartered Financial Planner Life has changed dramatically for us all in the last two months or so. Whilst minor amendments are being made to restrictions, it does…

Taking the first steps to re-open Active House

1st June 2020

At Active we are supporting the government’s plans to help businesses get back to work by beginning to relax lockdown measures and allow staff to return to work at Active…

Team Active rallies to support local charities during lockdown

1st June 2020

As a firm, Active are proud Patrons of The Middlesbrough & Teesside Philanthropic Foundation (MTPF) and Corporate Partner of The High Tide Foundation. Such is our drive to give back,…

Active’s Rachel uses lockdown time to achieve top qualification

4th May 2020

Rachel McCulloch, executive support manager is celebrating after successfully completing her Chartered Management Institution (CMI) qualification while working from home during the current lockdown. Rachel joins many other chartered individuals…

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.

Welcoming another experienced client support manager to the team

27th September 2021

So happy to welcome another experienced client support manager as part of our ongoing growth and development programme. Rebekah Thorpe joins the firm following three and a half years at…

Active: raising the bar

21st September 2021

When times are good, it’s relatively easy to be a financial planner, with very few clients ever challenging the service that they pay for.  However, when times are tough –…

Paul’s £6k finish line

20th September 2021

Nine long days away from his family; cycling over 100 miles a day, cold nights spent alone in a tent and a nasty collision with the back end of a…