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At What Age Should You Write a Will?

It is easy to imagine waiting until you are well into your old age before writing your will. After all, isn’t that when people normally do this?

If you feel that you are still too young to write a will then when do you think is the perfect age to do it? 60? 70? Maybe older? The truth is that, as with setting up a pension, far too many of us don’t even think about this issue until later on in life when we really should be considering it sooner.

So, what are the most important factors to take into account?

What to Do If You Get a Retail Store Parking Ticket

What to Do If You Get a Retail Store Parking Ticket

There’s nothing more disheartening than opening up your mail, only to find that one of the envelopes contains a parking fine for £50, £60 or perhaps even £100! What’s worse is when you have received it from a retail store car park where you had been genuinely spending your hard-earned cash. This is exactly what happened to me recently so I thought I’d let you know how I managed to get the parking ticket cancelled and how you might be able to do the same.

Shareholder agreements and why you need them

If you have been considering purchasing shares in a company then you may have heard the term ‘shareholder’s agreement‘ in passing. Although there is currently no legal requirement for companies and their shareholders to have a shareholder agreement, the implementation of such an agreement can prove crucial in protecting the rights and responsibilities of shareholders and to formally establish their role within the management of the company in question. In fact, many legal professionals advise that shareholder’s agreements should always be considered when there are between two and 20 shareholders in a company. In most cases, a professional shareholder’s agreement will contain the following information:

Why Prenuptial Agreements Aren’t Just for the Rich

If you’ve thought about getting married then chances are you’ve probably heard the term prenuptial agreement thrown around. Many people ignore this important document, thinking that it is something that doesn’t affect them; prenuptial agreements are seen to be the preserve of the rich but this really isn’t the case.

Top Tips for Saving Money During a Divorce

Divorce is one of the most stressful things that people can go through during their life. Apart from the emotional and mental toll that a divorce can take, splitting up a marriage can also have a big impact on a person’s finances.