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What to do with your Love Island winnings

Helen Lucking - August 21st 2019
Or, how to ensure you're protected when cohabiting...! Amber and Greg were the winners of Love Island. Greg was given the option to steal the prize money in full for himself but decided to share it with Amber. Will they stay together as a couple? Who knows? What if they did? Of course Amber and Greg will go on to earn much more from sponsorships for products and TV appearances. However, back in the real world £50,000 is a large sum of money.
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David Hardman, Napothens Wealth Management

Give a triple boost to your children

David Hardman - August 12th 2019
Don't miss out on this little-known tax rule
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Helen Lucking Head of Family and Divorce at Napthens Solicitors

No fault divorce is coming…

Helen Lucking - June 18th 2019
There are changes afoot in divorce law. Following the case of Owens in July last year, the government has vowed to introduce new legislation for a no-fault divorce as soon as Parliamentary time becomes available.
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David Hardman, Napothens Wealth Management

Smart plans: Living a less complicated life!

David Hardman - April 23rd 2019
For anyone enjoying their retirement years and living a less complicated life, it can be easy to assume that you no longer require professional financial advice. Some people may believe that since they have reached their 60s and ‘retired’, the hard work is over.
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Stephanie Kerr, Disputes & Litigation Solicitor

What are the reasons for contesting a will?

Stephanie Kerr - April 17th 2019
There are many reasons why a will that may have been perfectly reasonable at the time it was written, might not include beneficiaries who might have expected to be included. Associate solicitor Steph Kerr looks at the reasons why the court might look at providing for additional beneficiaries after someone dies.
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First-time buyers – the options

Sarah Barnes - March 28th 2019
There are plenty of incentives currently in place for first time buyers hoping to take their first step on to the property ladder.
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