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Equity release is not the solution for older people who need extra ...

Equity release is not the solution for older people who need extra ... | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Let's say you are 85, and need £80,000 to pay care costs for an ailing partner. Over five years, that would cost around £112,000 at Aviva. A lot ... It was published on guardian.co.uk at 07.01 GMT on Saturday 16 March 2013 .
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Symponia slams lower care cap - ifaonline.co.uk

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"Tomorrow we're going to say that we're going to bring forward the Dilnot cap," Osborne told the BBC.
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Care costs cap 'fails vulnerable' - Aol Money

Care costs cap 'fails vulnerable' - Aol Money | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
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Care costs cap 'fails vulnerable'
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The Government risks abandoning the most vulnerable pensioners if it introduces a cap on care cost contributions, a leading think tank has warned.
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Alzheimer's Society launches new care home guide and updated This is me leaflet - Alzheimer's Society

Alzheimer's Society launches new care home guide and updated This is me leaflet - Alzheimer's Society | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
carehome.co.uk News Alzheimer's Society launches new care home guide and updated This is me leaflet Alzheimer's Society The 'Handy Guide to Selecting a Care Home' and care home staff leaflet 'This is Me' come as the charity reveals that more than...
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NHS failing to promote scheme which allows elderly to claim back crippling ... - This is Money

NHS failing to promote scheme which allows elderly to claim back crippling ... - This is Money | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
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Probate - Do it Yourself or Appoint a Professional?

Probate - Do it Yourself or Appoint a Professional? | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
There is an ever increasing trend, especially in the current economic climate, for a lay executor to take on the task of completing the relevant papers to lead to the issue of a Grant of Probate without referring to the services of a probate...
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Stuck in the Middle with You- When Did You Last Review Your Will? 

the recent death of Gerry Rafferty has shown the importance of reviewing your Will (Gerry Rafferty's #Will was made in 2008 prior to meeting his girlfriend...
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Care Quality Commission: budget cuts not to blame as elderly are denied ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Care Quality Commission: budget cuts not to blame as elderly are denied ... - Telegraph.co.uk | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukCare Quality Commission: budget cuts not to blame as elderly are denied ...Telegraph.co.ukMichelle Mitchell, director of the charity Age UK, said ministers must ensure hospitals and care homes receive adequate funding because elderly...
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Savings 'risk' in social care plans - AOL Money UK

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This would stop tens of thousands of people having to sell their homes to fund treatment. But the joint evidence from the departments of Health, Work and Pensions, and Communities and Local Government said they are ...
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Local Government Lawyer - Watchdog hails High Court ruling on care home fees and equalities

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RT @Cryton: Watchdog hails High Court ruling on care home fees and equalities http://t.co/9yJgH6z4...
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New ways of caring for elderly people - BBC News

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BBC NewsNew ways of caring for elderly peopleBBC NewsWith nearly a quarter of the UK's population expected to be over 65 within 20 years, the dilemma of who should pay for their care is a pressing issue for government.
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George Osborne blocked cap on elderly care costs - Telegraph.co.uk

George Osborne blocked cap on elderly care costs - Telegraph.co.uk | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukGeorge Osborne blocked cap on elderly care costsTelegraph.co.ukIt is estimated that, within the next two decades, the number of people aged over 85 in England will double to more than two million, prompting fears of a crisis in the...
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Is £300000 for a care home bed justified? - Property Magazine International

Is £300000 for a care home bed justified?
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Are you missing out on NHS cash to pay care home fees? - Telegraph.co.uk

Are you missing out on NHS cash to pay care home fees? - Telegraph.co.uk | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
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“Lack of awareness of this funding is a big problem,” says Tom Gentry, policy adviser for health services at Age UK.
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Labour warns David Cameron against 'foolish' cap on long-term ...

David Cameron is in danger of acting in an “extremely foolish” manner if the government introduces a cap of £75,000 on the costs of long-term care for the elderly, Labour has warned. In a sign of continuing divisions ...
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Court ruling on council care home fees may open floodgates for ...

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Representatives of 1000 UK care home providers recently took a North-East council to court when they tried to cut care home fees fees. The Court has this week ruled that price paid by Council's to care providers must give ...
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Beat the care fees deadline – claim before 31st March 2013

Beat the care fees deadline – claim before 31st March 2013 | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Register your claim with the NHS now - to reclaim care fees paid from 1st April 2011 onwards. Here's what to do first for a retrospective Continuing Healthcare claim.
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Does the Chancellor realise that care can't wait? | Age UK Blog

Does the Chancellor realise that care can't wait? | Age UK Blog | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
This entry was posted in Campaigning, care homes, Home and Care, Social care and tagged Age UK, Age UK blog, Ageing, ageing society, Autumn Statement, care crisis, Care in Crisis, Care in Crisis campaign, Chancellor, ...
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Wills and Probate Guide

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It is easy to keep putting off making a will. However, having a valid will is the only way to guarantee that your estate goes to who you want it to when you die.
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Home care: elderly urged to reclaim human rights - Telegraph.co.uk

Home care: elderly urged to reclaim human rights - Telegraph.co.uk | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukHome care: elderly urged to reclaim human rightsTelegraph.co.ukAn initial run of 6,000 copies of the booklet is being distributed through local Age UK groups and home-care agencies.
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UK Hospitals Paid To Put Patients on Death “Pathway” | NRL News ...

UK Hospitals Paid To Put Patients on Death “Pathway” | NRL News ... | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
The Telegraph is reporting that UK hospitals are paid to put patients on the Liverpool Death Care Pathway. (The Pathway is supposed to sedate patients whose pain cannot otherwise be controlled. But serious charges have ...
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Long Term Care Costs and the use of Trusts. « Berkeley Trusts and Wills (Will Writers Essex)

Long Term Care Costs and the use of Trusts. « Berkeley Trusts and Wills (Will Writers Essex) | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Long Term Care Costs and the use of Trusts.
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Care Home Fees | Care Home Costs | Payingfor aCare Home | Bupa UK

Care Home Fees | Care Home Costs | Payingfor aCare Home | Bupa UK | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Get help with estimating costs and getting financial assistance when paying for a care home with Bupa. We have a wealth of information to help you.
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Council ordered to pay back thousands in care fees

Council ordered to pay back thousands in care fees | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
Council chiefs have been ordered to repay thousands of pounds in care home fees by a local government watchdog, it has been revealed.
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A guide to funding your elderly care - Access Legal from Shoosmiths

A guide to funding your elderly care - Access Legal from Shoosmiths | Avoid paying Care costs in UK only | Scoop.it
No so long ago we were told that the government had changed it's mind and now agreed with the Dilnot Commission that a cap of £35000 on individual care costs should be imposed to stop many elderly people having to sell their homes to pay for care.
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