Will Writing Professionals

We have a database of professional will writers you can approach to help you make a will.  We recommend you read through their profiles and choose an advisor to have a chat with.  Many will often provide their first consultation for free.  However, we recommend that...

Lasting power of attorney

For a person with a diagnosis of dementia, there may come a time when they are unable to make decisions about their care and their finances. A lasting power of attorney (LPA) is a legal document appointing one, or more, trusted people to be their attorney(s). An...

Mobility scooter needs a bus permit

In late July as I was getting onto a bus at High Wycombe the Arriva bus driver said “The mobility scooter needs a bus permit. Can I see it” Arriva are responsible for running all the buses in the towns close to where I live. I have to use the buses because double...

What happens when someone is sectioned?

The Mental Health Act 1983 applies to the care and treatment of people who may need treatment against their wishes. The rights of a person who is detained are spelled out in the act, which discusses what should happen to protect the individual and the public. It’s...

Insurance cover and mental health

Many people find that buying insurance provides financial security and peace of mind. For example, you could get insurance to cover medical costs in case you become unwell, or travel insurance in case you lose your passport or something is stolen while you’re on...