Impact of Care Costs on Estate Value

Impact of Care Costs on Estate Value

The house will have to pay for the care home… We were struck by this article in a recent edition of This Is Money, in the Daily Mail Online.  It addresses the concerns of an individual who has discovered that her Grandmother will be moving in to a care home. She...
Money Matters

Money Matters

Who’ll manage my money? Do you have someone you trust to keep your finances in order if you become seriously ill or lose capacity?  Everyone’s heard the scare stories of elderly or vulnerable people being targeted by unscrupulous ‘good...
Are you an Organ Donor?

Are you an Organ Donor?

Have you considered joining the Organ Donor Register? Find out more about/join the Organ Donor Register Pre-paid funeral plan provider, Rest Assured Funeral Plans, have partnered with the NHS in a pilot scheme to increase membership of the Organ Donor Register....
Should you make an Advance Decision?

Should you make an Advance Decision?

Should you make an Advance Decision? An Advance Decision is a record of the lifesaving treatment you would refuse in a situation where you no longer have the mental capacity to communicate that refusal yourself. People make Advance Decisions because they are worried...
Have you reviewed your Will recently?

Have you reviewed your Will recently?

Free Will Review It’s important to ensure your Will has been checked recently, especially if some time has passed since it was written. All manner of things change in people’s lives which, unless we stop to think, may go unnoticed in terms of their impact...