Last Will and testament

Avoid intestate. Things to consider before making a Will.

Intestate is the word for dying without a Will. Nearly 60% of Britons have not made a Will. For me that remains an astonishing figure. After you have died, those closest to you have plenty to deal with both practically and emotionally. A Will offers everyone peace of mind and is simple and cheap to Read more about Avoid intestate. Things to consider before making a Will.[…]

Power of Attorney paperwork

Here’s some good news. Fees for registering lasting powers of attorney (LPA) have been reduced

1 April 2017 A reduction is announced in the fees applying to register Lasting Powers of Attorney and Enduring Powers of Attorney. The new amount down from £110 to £82. The fee for resubmitting an LPA for registration came down from £55 to £41. Why the change is happening The fee reduction has been made Read more about Here’s some good news. Fees for registering lasting powers of attorney (LPA) have been reduced[…]

Protecting assets from care costs

How can I protect my children’s inheritance?

Without the correct “Bloodline Planning” – Some, or all of your children’s or grandchildren’s (bloodline’s) inheritance could be lost. Assets not protected by a Trust face attack from – The divorce or separation settlements of future generations. Creditors or Bankruptcy claims. Further inheritance Tax Bills. Distributing assets absolutely to beneficiaries exposes those assets to risk. Read more about How can I protect my children’s inheritance?[…]