Wills & Probate

26/03/2020 0 comments 52 views

The latest figures reveal that only 59% of people in the UK have written a Will, and of those people, 6% have made a Do it Yourself Will (DIY Wills)....
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17/03/2020 0 comments 67 views

When you are buying a property with your partner, the last thing you want to think about is what will happen if you separate. However, where parties are providing differing...
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17/03/2020 0 comments 63 views

Some people think that if they don’t own property, then they don’t need to make a Will.  Leaving a Will is an important document that sets out what you want...
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27/08/2019 0 comments 393 views

Every year, around 1 in 3 people die without making a will.  Where a person dies without making a will, their assets are shared out according to the rules of...
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17/05/2019 0 comments 414 views

The latest figures reveal that inheritance disputes heard in the High Court have risen by over 50% since 2018.  One of the main reasons for this appears to be the...
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30/04/2019 0 comments 584 views

Every year in May, Dying Matters host a Dying Matters Awareness Week, which reminds us all of the importance of thinking about the sensitive subjects of dying, death and bereavement....
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29/04/2019 0 comments 649 views

The latest figures reveal that only 59% of people in the UK have written a Will. Out of those people, 6% have made a Do it Yourself Will (DIY Wills)....
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20/04/2019 0 comments 992 views

Most people are aware of the importance of making a will, and that a correctly executed will is a legally binding document.  A letter of wishes, which is a confidential...
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08/04/2019 0 comments 852 views

It is estimated that over a quarter of Wills in the UK are out of date. If you have already made a Will, but have not reviewed it recently, then...
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27/03/2019 0 comments 779 views

One of the easiest ways to avoid inheritance tax on your estate is to give away assets while you are still alive.  However, there are limits on the amounts that...
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