Mark Bastable has provided us with independent personal financial advice since approximately 2005 and has never failed to offer fair, thought through and balanced, opinion supported by well researched and accurate information and data. Beyond the quality and competency of his work I would fully recommend Mark to anyone who values the qualities of honesty, integrity, reliability and trust.
My wife and I have been receiving advice on investments from Mark for 5 years which he reviews on a yearly basis recommending adjustments when required.
The subsequent performance has always been in line with expectations.
We find Mark to be professional,open,honest and is always prepared to offer clear and understandable explanations.
Even in this present difficult climate we retain faith in his advice.
Mark Bastable of Templegate has advised me on financial matters since 2004, initially for pension related issues and then savings. The pension advice has proved to be very advantageous to me and the savings have achieved the goals that I requested. I continue to use this service because I feel I can trust that Mark will always offer advice that is in my best interests.
Mark Bastable has been offering regular general financial advice to my husband and myself for about 12 years. He has guided our investment bonds; ISAs, savings accounts and general financial well-being, including advice on inheritance tax which generated a substantial amount of unexpected additional inheritance!
We have found Mark’s advice to be clear ( we are not financial experts), well evidenced and honest.
Mark is personable, approachable and always professional; we have never yet had a reason to doubt the integrity of his advice.
The service and personal attention my husband and I received from Mark Bastable of Templegate financial services was way beyond what we were expecting. His knowledge of his job and commitment to finding us a mortgage with the best rate helped us buy the home we were renting.
My husband and I went bankrupt in 2013 and lost everything due to the recession, we never thought it would be possible to get back on the property market. Mark was confident from the off and that this was something he could achieve...and he didn't let us down. He was with us every step of the way and would respond to every email I sent quickly and efficiently.
Mark came highly recommended from a family member and would recommend him to anyone trying to get a mortgage.
Justine and Ken Harris
I am very pleased to give a testimonial for Mark Bastable of Templegate.
I am a first-time investor.
Mark listened to my concerns regarding my investments and took them into account when making his recommendations.
He clearly explained the different products that fitted into my criteria. Mark has always responded quickly to any concerns or queries that I have experienced.
I like that he does what he says he is going to do and is always on time with calls.
There is never a stupid question, which is quite handy for me and I have never felt rushed by Mark, he takes his time and makes sure that I understand what he is offering.
Altogether, I found it a pleasant and interesting experience and I thoroughly recommend Mark's services.
Mark has been advising my wife and I for 6 years in solely in regard to investments.
Recently we decided to move house so sought Mark's advice in regard to securing a mortgage.
We had no hesitation in accepting Mark's subsequent recommendation given our positive relationship with him.
The mortgage application process was overseen by Mark and completed with few problems.
We were completely satisfied with the result as we have been with all the guidance and advice Mark has provided over the past 6 years.