Perhaps. It is the role of a trusted and qualified later life mortgage advisor to get to know you, spending time to understand your plans and goals for later life. We will be happy to take a look through the alternatives that you might have access to, providing the best solution that is appropriate for what your needs are in the long term. We actively encourage your family to stay included in your discussions with us, though that it entirely your choice. Worry not, as if equity release is not the most suitable option for you, your later life mortgage mortgage advisor will be transparent and let you know, suggesting possible alternatives or referring you on to a professional who may be able to help you.