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Legacies

 

A will to help

A will is a good way to plan for the needs of your family and loved ones. By leaving a gift to Mind you can also help make sure that in the future no one has to face a mental health problem alone.

Read here about your different options, get more information and order our free guide packed with useful information on wills. When our free will offer is available you can register here for this. With the offer, there’s no obligation to leave a gift to Mind in your will. If you feel able to include a gift, for example a percentage of your estate, any gift makes a real difference.

Our short film shows how gifts in wills help provide support and advice to anyone coping with a mental health problem.

If you’d like to know more, get in touch with Lawrence on 0161 212 6454, or email info@mindinsalford.org.uk.

 

Legacies (a quick guide)

A legacy is a gift of money, property or possessions left in your will. If you decide to give to a charity, the gift is currently tax-free, so everything you leave will go towards the work of Mind in Salford.

Making or revising a will is important and we recommend you seek independent advice from of a solicitor or bank trust company.

There are 4 different types of legacies:

  1. A pecuniary legacy is a gift of a fixed sum of money. You can protect this type of gift from inflation by linking it to the Retail Price Index.
  2. A specific gift is a tangible item such as a house, piece of jewellery, silver teapot or car.
  3. A residuary legacy is a gift of the whole or a share of whatever remains of your estate after all other gifts have been distributed and any debts paid off.
  4. You can also ask people who care for you to make donations in your memory

If you need more information on how to word or leave us a legacy then please contact us on 0161 212 4880.

Contact Info

Mind in Salford
The Angel Centre
1 St. Philips Place
Salford
M3 6FA

0161 212 4880
info@mindinsalford.org.uk