The company was established as Brian Christmas (Insurance Services) Ltd in March 1971 as a composite Insurance Broker and Independent Financial Adviser. The name subsequently changed to Christmas Insurance Brokers. In April 2005 the company was split in two with Christmas Insurance Brokers specialising in Commercial & Personal Insurances and Christmas Financial Planners established to continue providing Financial Advice.

On 1st May 2010 Christmas Insurance Brokers merged with another established Burgess Hill brokerage, Bennett Dawes, to become Bennett Christmas Insurance Brokers. This company is based at 1 Oak House, Woodlands Court, Albert Drive, Burgess Hill, RH15 9TN. Their telephone number is 01444 810088, fax 01444 234210.

In September 2011, Christmas Financial Planners took over the servicing of Wealden Insurance Services of Egerton, Kent’s life, pensions and investment clients.