Blogs

2017 / September
The Truth about LPA Risks

The Truth about LPA Risks

14 September, 2017

Last week retired senior Court of Protection Judge, Denzil Lush told Radio 4’s Today Programme that people should be more aware of the risks of LPAs


13 Dangerous Myths about Wills & Trusts

13 Dangerous Myths about Wills & Trusts

26 September, 2017

Here are the 13 most dangerous misconceptions they most regularly come across …


5 Reasons Dying Without a Will Should Not be an Option

5 Reasons Dying Without a Will Should Not be an Option

06 September, 2017

Here are 5 reasons one client decided that dying without a Will (dying intestate) should not be an option for her family members…


DIY Wills (with no hidden costs)

DIY Wills (with no hidden costs)

26 September, 2017

We reported on similar concerns in the UK, expressed in The Guardian in our July post, The Danger of DIY Wills


FT Reports on a 36% Surge of Family Disputes Over Inheritance in 2016

FT Reports on a 36% Surge of Family Disputes Over Inheritance in 2016

12 September, 2017

FT journalist, Lucy Warwick-Ching traces steep rise in inheritance disputes back to a 2015 high court ruling.


Been asked to be an executor of a Will?

Been asked to be an executor of a Will?

06 September, 2017

Typically, people writing an online Will with us have a family member responsible for dealing with other family members, areas of sensitivity.