The Kings Court Trust Blog

Keeping you up-to-date with Wills, probate and estate administration industry news

Kate Garraway's story shines the spotlight on the importance of an LPA

It’s a thought no one enjoys pondering, but what would happen if we fell ill or had an accident and were unable to make important decisions for ourselves? Many people believe this only applies as we get older, however, no one is immune to an unfortunate circumstance, which makes it all the more important to think about and plan for sooner rather than later.
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People From South Yorkshire Given More Leniency When Changing Wills

We at KCT were very interested to see that local authorities from South Yorkshire have given people from the area more leniency when it comes to making changes to their wills, The Star reports. Residents will now find it easier to make changes and ensure their wishes are followed if their mental capacity declines.
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Government Plans to Promote LPAs and Will-Making

The government is to hold a ‘life planning day’ next year to raise awareness of lasting powers of attorney (LPAs) and other life planning mechanisms including will-making and advance decisions.
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