Ann Stanyer looks at the Law Commission's consultation investigating the use of electronic signatures and asks if enough protection is in place for elderly and vulnerable clients...
In the latest RP case study, Jessica List explores how clients can retain greater control over death benefits by utilising trusts instead of pension arrangements...
Bernadette Lewis casts her technical eye over drawdown and mental capacity. Here, she outlines what could happen should clients suffer from conditions such as dementia in older age
The government is considering introducing an IHT exempt 'care ISA' to tackle the social care crisis, writes Hannah Godfrey.
Regional categories for Financial Adviser of the Year
Many people are, unfortunately, still less comfortable with the idea of estate-planning and will-writing than they are with other types of financial planning, writes Erica Hancock
George Houston talks about the loss of his dear mum and the lessons he learned from being her Executor, most-importantly the importance of clear instructions in estate planning
Contribution to Gender Diversity, Most Inspiring Returner and more
Role Model, Social Media Influencer and more
This week and next, Professional Adviser and Retirement Planner are proudly publishing the shortlists for the inaugural Women in Financial Advice Awards.