What happens if you don’t make a Will?

What happens if you don’t make a Will?

Most people at some time in their lives will consider putting their affairs in order but, unfortunately, the thought often passes without further action.  There are of course the normal excuses of ‘I’m too busy’, or ‘I don’t plan on dying just yet!’, but we...
How to help someone who is grieving.

How to help someone who is grieving.

When someone we care about loses someone they love, it can be difficult to find the right words to say to them. Many phrases can seem clichéd and empty. The fear of not knowing what to say can leave many of us saying nothing at all. The most important thing to...
Time for a bigger trophy cabinet…

Time for a bigger trophy cabinet…

Just a short note to let you know that Magenta has started 2019 with a bang! We have been judged by our peers (and helped by some kind client comments) to be the Best Financial Adviser firm in Wales (twice) with the best Paraplanner (Rebecca) and a top 100 firm in the...
Probate: The Changes

Probate: The Changes

The Government has announced changes to probate fees which means that some estates will pay up to £6,000 more. What is probate? Obtaining probate is one of the first steps in the process of distributing someone’s estate. As Executor, it provides a legal document that...