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Gap in Funding Labelled Dementia Tax
Gap in Funding Labelled Dementia Tax
A report published by the London School of Economics and King’s College London has revealed that dementia sufferers and their families fund two thirds of their health and social care costs, with only a third of costs paid for by local councils or the NHS. …
Charities Fined For Exploiting Donors
Charities Fined For Exploiting Donors
Thousands of pounds donated to two major charities will now end up in government coffers after they were fined for exploiting the generosity of their donors. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) was ordered to pay £25,000 and the British …
The Soaring Cost Of Dying
The Soaring Cost Of Dying
Funeral costs have rocketed by a whopping 137 per cent in the North East since 2004 – more than any other UK region. The 2016 Cost of Dying survey from insurance company SunLife shows that the average price of giving a loved one a send …
‘Shocking’ Case Of Fraud Against Elderly Lady
‘Shocking’ Case Of Fraud Against Elderly Lady
The case of a fraudster who swindled an elderly Teesside woman out of £20,000 by abusing a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) has been described as “shocking” by a Wills and Probate expert. Phillip Hugill has been warned that he could face jail after admitting …
What Can Happen If You Die Without A Will
What Can Happen If You Die Without A Will
The news that pop legend Prince died without making a Will has thrust the issue into the headlines, but it’s not just families of the rich and famous who are affected by this problem. Citizens Advice has reported an alarming rise in enquiries about what …
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