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The Cost of Residential Care

19th February 2019

The government has recently opted to leave charging thresholds for residential care as they are for the ninth consecutive year. Consequently, the lower and upper capital limits remain at £14,250 and £23,250 respectively. This means that whilst those with assets of less than £14,250 do not have to pay... read more

Posted in: Estate Planning

Peace of Mind

5th November 2015

Our team of advisers recently had the pleasure of meeting with the UK’s leading support and research charity, Alzheimer’s Society UK. The charitable arm visited our Worthing office, to help raise awareness of Dementia. Our team heard about the impact of Dementia – from how it affects individuals and... read more

Posted in: Estate Planning, Financial Planning, Inheritance Tax, News

Long Term Care Reform

29th July 2013

Long Term Care Reform Following the Government’s announcement to implement a new funding model for adult social care, the ‘Dilnot Cap’ on care costs has received a great deal of news coverage. There are three key elements of the new reforms which, if approved by parliament, will be implemented... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning, News