Wednesday, 13 January 2016

What Makes You Afraid?

For me it’s the fear of leaving my family in the shit.

Most of my clients have the same fear, I know because they have become my clients – they have made a conscious choice to avoid leaving their family in the shit.

stressed old ladyIt’s not glamorous, but it is necessary so if you want to keep your family protected you need to make a plan and act on it.

Whether you are worried about what will happen after you die, having enough money if you get sick, losing everything by going into care or being diagnosed with a degenerative disease we need to have a conversation and make your plan.

Don’t leave your family in the shit make a positive choice and take action today.

Call Us 01778 382723. 

Tuesday, 5 January 2016

10 Things You Need To Know About Lasting Power of Attorney

     1. Only 5% of People in England and Wales have Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA’s) in Place – It’s not just you.

2. Anyone over the age of 18 can make LPA’s – You are not too young.

3. Banks can (and do) restrict even joint accounts on loss of capacity of a single holder – Don’t take the chance.

4. Your Health and Welfare LPA is the only way that someone else can make care decisions for you – Don’t let social services choose who cares for you.

5. A Property & Financial LPA can be used on your instructions if you haven’t lost capacity – Get the kids to do the hard work for you.

6. A Health and Welfare LPA can let your attorneys choose to let you go with dignity – Without one you might be treated against your wishes.

7. Your attorneys are legally required to look after your best interests – They can’t spend your money on a cruise!

8. You can express your wishes in your LPA’s – Helping your attorneys make the right decisions.

9. A LPA must be registered before use – No chance of being defrauded.

10. Your LPA’s are essential for protecting your assets.

These essential documents can be made quickly and easily from as little as £200* and we offer free home visits at a time that suits you, so what are you waiting for – call us today 01778 382723.

*Single LPA £250, any 2 LPA’s £200 each, price quoted excludes government registration fees.