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  • Wednesday 28 May 2014

    Inheritance tax, property and dementia

    Will we avoid inheritance tax if our mother with dementia signs over her house to us, asks a Saga reader. Read On
  • Thursday 15 May 2014

    Will my children or I get taxed on money I give them?

    Saga Magazine's money expert Annie Shaw this time deals with the welcome dilemma of a generous - but concerned - parent. Read On
  • Tuesday 5 November 2013

    Mindfulness: mind how you go

    Mindfulness can help you to calm down and cope with the everyday stresses and strains of caring. Read On
  • Friday 30 August 2013

    New picnic time

    Care blogger Duncan considers the different stages of his parents' retirement, and remembers some of the people who have been a part of it Read On
  • Friday 16 August 2013

    The night visit

    A rare evening visit to the home allows care blogger Duncan to see his mother, Mabel, at her most fragile Read On
  • Tuesday 13 August 2013

    Should I fund a friend in need or can the state help?

    Saga Magazine’s money expert Annie Shaw looks at one reader’s thorny issue of family, inheritance, property and care. Read On
  • Friday 2 August 2013

    Burns revisited

    On a beautiful day out in the countryside Duncan comes to a stark realisation, but he is determined to learn from past mistakes Read On
  • Friday 19 July 2013

    Alarm at Blackcraig Castle

    Duncan's father, Ian, makes a startling declaration on an outing to Blackcraig Castle Read On
  • Friday 5 July 2013

    Great expectations

    A good opportunity keeps Duncan busy, but he makes sure to find time for his parents even as he feels his own age starting to catch up with him Read On
  • Friday 21 June 2013

    Role reversal

    Duncan steps back to allow Ian to spend some quality time with Mabel Read On

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