Category Archives: Lasting Power of Attorney

A Lasting Power of Attorney could save your pension income

In April 2015 the tax rules were changed to give people greater access to their pensions.  As a result, more people can now benefit from income drawdown schemes that historically have been limited to the wealthy.  Many people are choosing income drawdown due to the flexibility and tax advantages it offers.  However, unlike an annuity, income drawdown requires you to be able to manage your financial affairs throughout your retirement.  … Continue Reading

Top 2 Things To Do Before You Die

So little time, so much to do!  Whether it’s to swim with dolphins, see the Northern Lights, or write a book, most people have a list of things they want to do, or places they want to see, before they die – or become too old to enjoy them. Yet preceding anything on that list are the 2 most important things to do before you die or your health declines; … Continue Reading

6 steps to a stress-free Will

1. Make time You need a Will if you own assets and want to have a say in what happens to them when you die. It is arguably one of the most important documents you will ever sign. It is worth taking the time to put one in place – especially if you have family that you care about. It will be important to them that your wishes are followed after your … Continue Reading