Private Client Articles

Credit Card Purchases: Know Your Rights

When you order something and pay using a credit card, you are protected against loss...or are you? Although many people think that the protection that applies...

Changing Wills For Benefit

A will expresses the final wishes of the deceased person and it is commonly thought that a will is irrevocable after death. However, provided everyone...

Correcting Your Credit Rating

Most people require credit at some time, whether it is in the form of a credit card, a loan or an overdraft. However careful you...

Financial Settlements in Divorce: Factors

The headline-grabbing decisions in a spate of  ‘rich list’ divorce cases in 2007 confirmed that the House of Lords  (now the Supreme Court) is emphasising that marriage...

Relationship Break Up and Tax

Getting divorced is never a pleasant experience and couples going through the process have a lot to think about. Whilst management of the tax consequences...

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Private Client News

Non-Working Daughter Loses Claim for Financial ProvisionDecember 27, 2016

Claims by disappointed children seeking a share, or a larger share, of a parental estate are on the rise, with the latest figures published showing...

Undisclosed Assets on Break-Up Cause Problems for ExecutorDecember 13, 2016

When a couple break up, a financial settlement is normally agreed between them as part of the proceedings and that, usually, is that. However, in a...

Need to Ensure Will Understood Emphasised in Court RulingNovember 24, 2016

There are a number of criteria which must apply in order for a will to be valid and one of the most important is that...

Everyone Makes MistakesNovember 11, 2016

When a businessman died, he left his substantial and complex business affairs in the hands of his executors – his brother, his widow and his...

Are Your Elderly Relatives Safe Against Fraudsters?November 1, 2016

Elderly people are often vulnerable to fraudsters and that is why it is essential to ensure that they have access to proper legal advice. In...

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