About Us

The Strain Practice has been providing local financial advice for many years. The Practice consists of Declan Strain, Principal and Financial Planner, Denise Crozier, Chartered Financial Planner and Shealan Strain, Financial Planner supported by office administrators Vincent Feeney, Melissa Harte, Lisa McAlinden, Jenna McStay and Hazel McGill. 

The office team not only provide an invaluable backup service to the advisers but also place a strong emphasis on giving the utmost service to our valued clients.

We are a Senior Partner Practice of St. James's Place Wealth Management. We specialise in meeting the financial needs of our clients and take particular pride in the level of service and face to face advice that we offer. 

The overall aim of our practice is to help all those wishing to secure their financial future, whether the priority is to: 

  • Build and preserve capital both for short term and long term needs eg; third level education costs and retirement planning 
  • Provide financial protection for your family and/or your business 
  • Ensure tax efficient planning prevails at all times Seek advice on arranging a mortgage.

The value of an investment with St. James's Place will be directly linked to the performance of the funds you select and the value can therefore go down as well as up. You may get back less than you invested.

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Well done The Strain Practice! Last week's seminar was slick, impressive, informative, enjoyable, positive and beneficial. You should feel very proud.
Desmond McGlade |IT Support Engineer, Belfast

The Partner Practice is an Appointed Representative of and represents only St. James's Place Wealth Management plc (which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) for the purpose of advising solely on the Group’s wealth management products and services, more details of which are set out on the Group’s website www.sjp.co.uk/products. The ‘St. James's Place Partnership’ and the titles ‘Partner’ and ‘Partner Practice’ are marketing terms used to describe St. James's Place representatives.