Take action now to safeguard your assets!

Take action now to safeguard your assets!

Many people are still unaware that if they need social care their assets will be means tested by their Local Authority to pay for it. We hear many stories about the different steps people take to try and safeguard their assets in an attempt to avoid having to pay care...
Testamentary Freedom – or not?

Testamentary Freedom – or not?

The Supreme Court yesterday gave their final verdict on the case of Ilott v Mitson which has been running for over a decade having been batted backwards and forwards through the courts of this land. The case was one where an estranged daughter challenged her mother’s...
We all need to learn to talk about death

We all need to learn to talk about death

An article in the national press caught my attention last week as it highlighted how death seems to be the last taboo. Death has been sanitised as it has moved from home to hospital and it seems to be very much “out of sight, out of mind.”   The article also...