Heather West gives advisers an overview of lasting powers of attorney, the factors to consider and how to guard against abuse
Most of us take it for granted that we will go on being able to manage our finances for the rest of our lives, at which point it will be for our executors (assuming there is a will in place) to take over....
Consumer complaints against firms for misadvised DB transfers also rising
Changed in November last year
The question is: what is the right thing to do?
Admits past failings
Completes legal process
Scepticism towards companies' commitments
GDP falls 2.6% in November
Financial wellbeing junkies