Inheritance News

19th January 2024 - Stacey Chamberlain

The pros and cons of choosing a living legacy over leaving an inheritance

Traditionally, people passed on wealth to their loved ones once they passed away through a will. However, you might be considering gifting assets during your lifetime to create a living legacy. Read on to discover the pros and cons you may want to consider before deciding which option is right for you. The benefits of passing…

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12th October 2022 - Ben Nolan

Living legacies are on the rise. Here’s what you need to know about them

More people are choosing to gift wealth during their lifetime rather than leaving assets as an inheritance. There are benefits to choosing a living legacy, but there are things you need to consider too, including your long-term financial security and the potential tax implications. According to an Aviva survey, more than half of those over 55 want…

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