In this scenario you can hardly be accused of disposing of capital forSS said:I suppose this is slightly off subject, but if the OP had a mortgage and
was struggling along from month to month on benefits and then recieved
this inheritance and used it to pay off their mortgage, would that be
The alternative possibly losing their home for mortgage default and having
to be re housed.
keeping the roof over your head. I doubt if you would even need to declare
the inheritance if it was as good as gone before you even received it, in
theory you could instruct the solicitor to send it to the mortgage lender to