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…...

07

Mar

Why you need a Lasting Power of Attorney as a homeowner

After buying a home, considering what would happen to you and your property if you lost mental capacity might not...

07

Feb

Could you be owed a refund on your Lasting Power of Attorney registration fee?

The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) recently announced a refund scheme on registration fees for those who took out a Lasting...

15

Jan

3 financial questions you may need to ask your parents

Although we all find it difficult to consider what will happen when are parents lose mental capacity or are no...

20

Dec

How much will a Lasting Power of Attorney cost?

Earlier in the year it was announced that the cost of registering a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) would be...

07

Dec

Leaving a legacy in will

How to leave a legacy to a charity in your will

Writing your will is one of the most important things you can do. If you die without making a will,...

07

Nov

Couples who live together should always make a will

Why Cohabiting Couples should always make a will

If you're one of the many couples in the UK who live together without marrying, it is vital that you...