Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) System Needs Urgent Reform

Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) System Needs Urgent Reform

Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) System Needs Urgent Reform ​Lasting Powers of Attorney or LPAs allow individuals to give authority to a trusted representative to manage their affairs for them, should they ever become unable to do this themselves. However, the consumer...
Personal Risks in Being an Executor

Personal Risks in Being an Executor

Personal Risks in Being an Executor The executor to an estate has the job of winding up someone’s affairs after their death. It is a job that involves both responsibility and personal financial risk. After someone has died, their executor, named in their Will, has the...
What to do if an Executor is not taking steps to administer an estate

What to do if an Executor is not taking steps to administer an estate

What to do if an Executor is not taking steps to administer an estate After a death, the estate’s executor or administrator has the job of winding up the deceased’s affairs. We take a look at what happens if they fail to carry out their role. The task of administering...