Lasting Power of Attorney for Health and Welfare

IN this post we are going  in-depth about the lasting power of attorney for health and welfare. Specifically, we are focussing on the life-sustaining treatment decision. This decision is unique to the health and welfare power of attorney and potentially gives the power to your attorneys, who are normally family members, to [...]

By |2021-11-30T11:10:15+00:00July 14th, 2020|Later Life Planning|0 Comments

Lasting Power Of Attorney for Property and Financial Affairs

In this post we are going to be talking about lasting power of attorney for property and financial affairs, what it is and what you do with it when you've got one. A lasting power of attorney for property and financial affairs kind of does what it says on the tin. It [...]

By |2021-11-30T11:18:08+00:00July 14th, 2020|Later Life Planning, Will Writing|0 Comments

The facts about Sideways Disinheritance

Sideways Disinheritance is a phenomenon that occurs when one partner dies leaving children and their spouse or partner subsequently remarried. Remarriage by a spouse or partner who's been previously widowed will invalidate the Will that they left with that first partner. Their first partner's wishes may therefore not be respected and what [...]

By |2021-11-30T11:47:52+00:00June 30th, 2020|Later Life Planning, Will Writing|0 Comments

What is a Family Trust?

There's a lot of information out in the media about Family Trusts and what they can do. Alot of media says Family Trusts are complicated and really should be avoided. But if the circumstances are right, a Family Trust can save you and your family an awful lot of tax.Inheritance tax doesn't kick [...]

By |2020-06-30T12:07:22+01:00November 21st, 2019|Later Life Planning, Taxes|0 Comments

What is Tenancy In Common?

Today I'm going to talk about tenancy in common.  Tenancy in what you might ask? Well,  tenants in common is a way of owning property jointly. It may seem strange, but there are two ways to own a property jointly. The first and more common, is called joint beneficial tenants. Joint beneficial [...]

By |2019-11-21T11:42:48+00:00November 21st, 2019|Financial, Later Life Planning, Taxes|0 Comments