Posts Categorized: Wills and Estate Planning

Are you a victim of a Family Protection Trust?

Succession planning

Are you a former client of McClure Solicitors? Have you set up a Family Protection Trust with them? Gebbie & Wilson can help you with review the existing arrangements for your trust. What is a Family Protection Trust? A Family Protection Trust is a legal arrangement where an individual transfers specific assets into a trust… Read more »

Family Protection Trusts: Amazing or Disastrous?

succession planning for families

Our Trust and Executry Partner, Louise Arthur puts Family Protection Trusts under the spotlight. Bang goes the Kids’ Inheritance! You’ve worked hard all your life and now you’re enjoying a well earned retirement.  Your pension income funds your modest lifestyle, with a little to spare for the occasional treat.  And good news is that your… Read more »

Death and Digital Assets – How Can I Protect my Online Assets?

What will happen to my digital assets upon death? In the age of social media and cryptocurrency, this question is being asked time and time again. Nowadays, it’s becoming more and more unusual that we store things as physical copies. We no longer store our photos on film. Photo albums seem to be a thing… Read more »

Craig and Donna – For Better

Craig and Donna – For Better The doors slide open to reveal a visibly shattered Donna almost sleep walking towards intensive care.  It has been a devastating three weeks since Craig’s stroke. But there is some hope where, realistically, there shouldn’t have been any. Craig was in this very hospital visiting a patient when he… Read more »