The Perils of Dying at the Wrong Time of the Day!

It is usually never a good time to die, but did you know that the exact time of day of your death could have major consequences for who inherits your estate? This is a genuine and very real problem for [married] couples who jointly own property and die in a common accident. The operation of Read More …

Start Me Up

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) – Starting Up Start-Ups As a SME business investor, the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) may not be for you, but you may like to try Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), or as the late Steve Jobs may have termed it, “EIS Nano”. The idea for SEIS came out of the Read More …

A “Toothless” Will-Writing Code!

Solicitors have for a long time warned against the dangers and misconceived cost savings in Clients utilising the services of unregulated will writing companies run by non-qualified individuals. Even with a newly announced voluntary code of practise approved by the Office of Fair trading (OFT) for non-lawyer will writing companies, there is little to suggest Read More …