Funeral Plan Checklist

Funeral Plan Checklist

Organising a funeral has been compared to organising a wedding in its complexity; Decisions must be made in a short time frame at a time of bereavement The process can be overwhelming, planning in advance is a good idea     Funerals present a unique challenge at a difficult time. With average costs now rising …

WHY HAVE A PRIVATE FUNERAL?

Private funeral

A PRIVATE FUNERAL is when a small gathering of immediate family and close friends, attend by invitation only. Although most celebrities usually have private funerals, the average services are open to the public.  There are good and understandable reasons for choosing a private funeral. First and foremost, of course is it’s private.   Some people …

Lasting Power of Attorney Cost?

Lasting Power of Attorney Cost.

Registration of Lasting power of Attorney: £82 per document (total £164 for both); 50-100%: reliefs available for registration fees; Completion of each document (approx.): £175-300 (professional will writers); £400-700 (High street Solicitors); Confidence Wills prices checks regularly to beat such prices; >£100,000 & 12 months, potential costs arising from legal challenge in absence of LPA; …