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Prepared for the worst - How to be ready for an unexpected death

Amanda Edwards, February 2013

Amanda Edwards TEP is an Associate in the Private Client and Tax department at Boodle Hatfield LLP.


Polly is a fortunate 25-year-old who has bought an apartment in London with cash gifted by her parents and a mortgage of GBP150,000. She has life assurance to pay off her mortgage if she dies. The apartment is worth around GBP300,000.

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