How can I protect my children’s inheritance?
Or more commonly known as “Bloodline Planning”.
Bloodline Planning is ensuring that your assets reach
your children, grandchildren and other relatives, rather
than ending up in the wrong hands!
When assets are distributed to beneficiaries "absolutely",
(ie. they receive cash, property or other assets as a
direct lump sum payment) so much can be lost. These assets
are then considered to be part of the beneficiary's estate
and would be at risk of attack from any future divorce
settlements, creditors and taxation.
With the strategic use
of Trusts, Watermark Legal Services
LLP can ensure that your children and grandchildren
are able to benefit completely from the inheritance
you want them to receive and at the same time, protect
the family home and other assets from being lost
to the costs of Long Term Care.
Have you considered what might happen if your surviving
spouse were to remarry? How would this affect your own
children if he/she later changed their will in favour
of the new spouse and any subsequent children?
Or for those of you who already have children from a
previous marriage how do you ensure that they would get
their fair share?
What if your children are very young or have special
needs? How can you ensure that they are fully provided
There may also be a business you have worked hard to
build up. Surely you would want to protect this for your
Do you really want to leave it all to chance, when with
our professional help to set up the correct type of planning
all these problems could be solved?
Our expertise will ensure that your assets are both
fully protected from attack and immediately available
to your loved ones after you are gone.
Call 01444 883100 or 01489 481569 for more information
or simply register to download one of our guides.