There has been much focus on Lasting Power of Attorney’s (LPAs) recently, especially as they are important for those who have lost capacity and require people they trust to manage their affairs. There has been less talk about LPAs for businesses which can provide protection
Having been raised on a televisual and literary diet of capers, adventures and swashbuckling, we at legalmatters remain slightly disappointed to find that the amount of Will legacies involving treasure maps are rather thin on the ground. Setting aside the compliance and logistical headaches, we
Although not a pleasant thought, when planning for the future it is not just the financials that need to be discussed. If you have children, you need to consider things such as who will look after them and where they will live should you die.
Once you have thought about what you want to do with your possessions, and who you would like to leave them to, what should you do with your signed Will? If your Will cannot be found by those closest to you, you may as well