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No will in place for more than 8 million over 50s

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

More than a third (35%) of over 50s in the UK have no will in place, a survey has found.

Insurance provider RIAS said this means 8.1 million people could be leaving their friends and family vulnerable to higher tax or even losing out on an inheritance altogether.

The survey found confusion about what happens to people’s estates if they die “intestate”. Over half of the over 50s surveyed (52%) thought their estates would go to their husband or wife, which is true in most ca ...

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Highest rate of gullet cancer in the UK

Sunday, October 26, 2014

The UK has the highest rate in the world of one of the two main cancers of the food pipe or gullet, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

The latest figures show the UK has a rate of 7.2 new cases of adenocarcinoma (AC), a type of oesophageal cancer, per 100,000 for men and 2.5 per 100,000 for women.

The UK is followed by the Netherlands, Ireland, Iceland and New Zealand.

Dr Melina Arnold, the lead author of the WHO study, told the BBC obesity was one ...

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Younger women not financially protecting themselves against breast cancer

Sunday, October 26, 2014

More than a third (35%) of over 50s in the UK have no will in place, a survey has found.

Insurance provider RIAS said this means 8.1 million people could be leaving their friends and family vulnerable to higher tax or even losing out on an inheritance altogether.

The survey found confusion about what happens to people’s estates if they die “intestate”. Over half of the over 50s surveyed (52%) thought their estates would go to their husband or wife, which is true in most ca ...

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