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elder abuse to be a hate crime

Elder abuse is a crime but there could be a better approach to stopping it… The Government has announced it’s going […]

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civil partnership and inheritance

Inheritance rules for civil partnerships Civil Partnerships are to be made available to all couples. Opposite-sex couples are to get […]

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joint accounts

Joint accounts are convenient but are they wise? Joint accounts can make life easier. If you have shared bills to […]

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How to witness a Will

The right way to witness a Will. There are strict rules in English law about how to witness a Will. […]

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disabled person's trust or discretionary trust?

How to choose between a disabled person’s trust and a discretionary trust   If you’re thinking about setting up a […]

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pay for your care

Do local authorities have any obligations to pay for your care?   Who is going to pay for your care? […]

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Can executors rent out property?

Do executors have the power to rent out property of a deceased owner?   Sometimes executors want to rent out […]

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consent to medical treatment

Rules on informed consent to medical treatment have changed. When a patient gives consent to medical treatment the doctor must […]

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Get NHS Continuing Healthcare

Mistakes that can stop you getting NHS Continuing Healthcare Every year thousands of sick and elderly people lose the opportunity […]

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