Wills & Probate

09/06/2014 0 comments 802 views

Many people choose not to put wills in place in the mistaken presumption that the rules of intestacy will provide for their next of kin. Unfortunately this is not always...
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28/05/2014 0 comments 701 views

Well, no not really! Once you have made a Will, you do need to review it regularly because there are likely to have been changes in your circumstances, the tax...
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21/05/2014 0 comments 769 views

You may have read about the cap on care home fees, which is due to come in to force in 2016. The publicity suggests that no one will have to...
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19/05/2014 0 comments 776 views

Why do I need a Will when I want it all to go to my family? If you die without a Will (intestate) your estate, however large or small, will be dealt with...
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14/05/2014 0 comments 659 views

Death, is not an easy topic to discuss with your family and a recent survey indicated that very few people actually do have a conversation on this subject. Yet, we...
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30/04/2014 0 comments 987 views

People may consider that completing a Wills Pack from a stationers such as WHSmith or a pack from a Union, means that they can forget about the Wills from the...
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28/04/2014 0 comments 797 views

Ten years ago, everyone received paper statements about their bank accounts and investments, no one stored photographs, music, videos, games or documents on computers, let alone the cloud. Ten years ago, no one...
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19/03/2014 0 comments 746 views

Losing mental capacity can be a gradual process through Alzheimers or vascular dementia. It can also happen through a stroke or head injury and this can happen at any age....
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10/03/2014 0 comments 763 views

People often think that the Will ceases to have effect in such circumstances but that is not actually the case. Instead, your ex-partner is deemed to have died before you...
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05/03/2014 0 comments 854 views

Care home fees are a worry for elderly people and their children. There has been a lot of interest in the case of Peter Bone MP who has been accused...
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