Category: News

May 15
What Happens to Your Pension After You Die?

Many people wonder what happens to their pension savings when they pass away. is here to shed light on this topic with the help and all credit to retirement expert Sean Young from Standard Life. So, what does happen to my pension when I die? Contrary to a common misconception, your pension provider doesn’t […]

Mar 12
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Feb 05
The Problem with a Power of Attorney!

A crucial piece of advice is missing from professional guidance surrounding the Finance and Property Power of Attorney (POA) use. While POAs are meant to offer peace of mind and assistance, a significant roadblock can arise during emergencies. Financial institutions, particularly banks can take up to 10 days to recognise appointed Attorneys, even with a […]

Dec 31
Remembering the Stars: Notable Figures We Lost in 2023

As 2023 draws to a close and we start the New Year, 2024, we take a moment to remember and honour the lives of the celebrities and notable figures who have left us. Their contributions to the world of art, entertainment, politics, and more have left indelible marks on our culture and history. Celebrated in […]

Nov 01
It Makes Sense to Talk About This: Remembering Matthew Perry

The passing of Matthew Perry is a poignant reminder that loss affects us not only when we lose loved ones but also when celebrities we’ve grown to know and love pass away. It’s a testament to the power of storytelling and the connections we forge with the characters and actors that touch our lives. It’s […]

Sep 29
Planning for your “after-death” financial future is an act of love and responsibility towards your family.

Article by VKPFA Death is an inevitable part of life, and while it’s not a topic we like to dwell on, planning for the financial well-being of our loved ones after we’re gone is an essential responsibility. Forward-thinking and proactive financial planning can ease the burden on your family during a difficult time and ensure […]

Jun 22
How Funeral Directors Embrace Shrinkflation to Aid the Bereaved: Shrinking Costs, Expanding Compassion

How Funeral Directors Embrace Shrinkflation to Aid the Bereaved: Shrinking Costs, Expanding Compassion When it comes to the funeral industry, funeral directors are finding ways to reduce costs to help the bereaved. It’s not necessarily the same as shrinkflation, which is all about reducing the size of a product while keeping the price the same […]

Jun 21
Exploring Direct cremation, the full Monty, and all-inclusive farewells

When it comes to life’s experiences, we all have our preferences. Picture this: the full English breakfast with its delicious eggs, bacon, sausages, beans, tomatoes, and toast—simply mouth watering. Or imagine an all-inclusive holiday, where everything from accommodation to meals and activities is taken care of. These experiences offer a complete and extravagant package. Now, […]

Jun 20
A Gentle Reminder to Navigate Life’s Challenges

In the midst of life’s ups and downs, we often seek solace and inspiration to guide us through difficult moments. One unexpected source of comfort lies within the palm of our hands: our smartphones. Beyond their standard practical functionalities, our phones can become beacons of hope, reminder of strength, resilience, and the beautiful memories we […]