Should you put your faith in trusts?

It’s a common problem: you hear about trusts all the time but in truth you don’t really know how they work. Without expert advice, how can you be sure a trust would benefit you and your family? And which type of trust should you choose? We’re here to help. As the... read more

‘Stamp duty’ – a simple guide

In our blog post ‘Moving home and conveyancing – a beginner’s guide’ , we outlined how your solicitor will be able to file your Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) return and pay the tax to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) on your behalf, adding the amount to his or her... read more

Making a will: how to avoid causing distress

One of the many good reasons to make a will as soon as possible is for the peace of mind you will then enjoy. You’ll be able to relax knowing you have done everything you can to secure a prosperous long-term future for your loved ones. Sadly, however, life and death... read more