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Pensions: your money, your choice

David Hardman - July 30th 2018
You can pay into as many pension schemes as you want; it depends on how much money you can set aside. There are several different types of private pension to choose from, but in light of recent government changes the tax aspects can require careful planning. So, what do you need to consider?
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Inheritance and farming businesses: promises, promises

Nicola Turner - June 29th 2018
There have been several recent High Court cases which have been concerned with deciding whether legally binding promises or assurances have been made by farming parents to their children. In both cases, the provisions in the Last Will and Testament of the Deceased parent were overridden by the verbal promises made by them during their lifetime.
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Family and Divorce - Partner - Helen Lucking

When will we see an end to fault based divorce?

Helen Lucking - May 10th 2018
In an age where legal groups, the public and some members of parliament are urging solicitors to deal with divorce in an amicable way, an upcoming Supreme Court case flies in the face of that wish.
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Setting your goals to achieve financial freedom

David Hardman - April 20th 2018
Life is a series of daily choices, and how we manage those choices determines the outcome of our life. We all want financial freedom, but how will we achieve it? Financial goal-setting is the key to building wealth.
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Stephanie Kerr, Disputes & Litigation Solicitor

‘The reading of a Will’

Stephanie Kerr - March 28th 2018
In TV soaps and Hollywood movies, we often see dramatic scenes as families gather together for the reading of a Will. But this isn't what happens in reality.
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Preston estate planning lawyer Kathryn Harwood

Power of attorney refund reminder

Kathryn Harwood - March 9th 2018
Last year the Office of the Public Guardian reduced the fee for the registration of an Enduring Power of Attorney or a Lasting Power of Attorney.
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