Responsibility and Grief

Preview to the topic: From the moment our Dad was hospitalised in September 2016. Life for our family has never been the same since. We had absolutely no idea what we were about to face. To say we were far from prepared is a huge understatement. In almost every situation we have been in and […]

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Rare Disease Day

Preview to topic: When my sister and I became aware of this day, right away we knew we needed to make this a topic. This is what we are all about, sharing our story and trying to spread awareness of unknowns. The reason why this awareness day is so important to us is, and why […]

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Selling a Property (Leasehold)

Preivew of topic: We are now in the process of selling our late Fathers property (Leasehold) Through the Probate Process. This by no way was an easy decision. However, we were faced with having to make the best of a bad situation, trying to ascertain some “little” bit of control…. Introduction/Our Story Selling a Leasehold […]

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Inheritance Tax

Preview of topic: Inheritance Tax: This is another aspect of the probate process that has caused us sadness. It also makes us feel like inheriting what has been passed down to you can be more hassle than it’s worth…. Our Inheritance Tax Experience Inheritance Tax Definitions Inheritance Tax for Expats Inheritance Tax Scenarios Funeral costs […]

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Probate

Introduction: This topic talks about Probate and the various steps that are involved in this process. We then move on to giving examples of the legal aspect of probate through the knowledge we have gained. We are not experts in this field. We have put this together based on Google searching and our own experience. […]

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Power of Attorney

Preview of topic: “Depending on the situation/circumstances, it may become necessary for you to apply for Power of attorney. This would mean you would be legally allowed to be in control of your parent/relative finances….. Please see Power of Attorney which covers: Introduction Power of Attorney examples Our Power of Attorney Situation © Copyright 2019 […]

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