If you have a drawdown pension in place it is important that you also set up a Lasting Power of Attorney. As a drawdown pension requires ongoing management to maximise your returns, you should consider what will happen if an illness or accident means you can no longer manage your own affairs. By making a…...



What is the process for making a Will?

Making a Will is vital; it is the only way to ensure that your wishes are respected and the ones...



What is the difference between Enduring Powers of Attorney and Lasting Powers of Attorney?

A Power of Attorney gives you the ability to appoint someone you trust to handle your affairs should you become...



Can you receive a financial gift if you have power of attorney?

If you are acting as an attorney for a loved one, it is not unusual have a number of questions...



Lasting Power of Attorney: Why they are not just for the elderly

For many people, planning for a time when you can no longer manage your own affairs is viewed as something...



Letter of Wishes: how it can help you

Most people are aware of the significance of having a Will in place, to ensure that your wishes are adhered...



What’s more important: a Will or Lasting Power of Attorney?

Most people know how vital it is to have a Will in place to ensure that their wishes are respected...