Estate planning solicitor joins growing team at Farnworth Rose

Here at Farnworth Rose, we are delighted to announce that solicitor Amanda Coates is to join our growing team. Amanda will provide advice to Farnworth Rose clients on Wills, Probate and Lasting Powers of Attorney as well as assisting clients with Court of Protection deputyship applications. Her in-depth knowledge of estate planning also allows Amanda…

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3 Life Events That Mean You Should Make a Will

Most of us understand the importance of making a Will, however, nearly two-thirds of UK adults do not have a Will in place. It is often thought that a Will is something that you only need to think about later in life and it is easy to keep putting it off. However, you can legally…

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How much does it cost to make a Lasting Power of Attorney?

In April, it was announced that the cost of registering a Lasting Power of Attorney would be reduced. Yet according to research, over 80% of UK adults* do not currently have an LPA in place despite applications rising sharply in the past year. In the following article, the expert estate planning solicitors at Farnworth Rose…

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What to consider when transferring a property to your children

At some point in their lives many parents consider the possibility of signing their house to their children. This type of estate planning has become increasingly popular as you are permitted to give your assets to your children at any time. Should you transfer a property to your children? Gifting a house to your children…

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