Helping a loved one to manage their finances
If you have a relative who needs help with managing their finances – or if you you need some help with your own finances – read our tips for how to make managing money simpler in later life.
10 steps to healthy finances in later life
From reviewing your pension options to making a will, we’ve rounded up the key things to think about when putting a financial plan in place for later life
Power of Attorney in England and Wales
With a Power of Attorney you can appoint someone to act on your behalf in the future. We explain how to set up a Lasting Power of Attorney and which other options are available.
Filling in the Power of Attorney form
Here are some useful hints and tips for where to get a Power of Attorney form and how to fill it in.
Power of Attorney in Scotland
Here we look at the different types of Power of Attorney in Scotland and explain how to set them up and how they work.
We explain the rules of gifting assets and transferring property, including the deliberate deprivation of assets.
Read about the benefits available in later life: Attendance Allowance, PIP, Winter Fuel Payment and more.
You can give your home to your children, even while you’re still living in it. But be aware of the complex rules.