Make My Will
Easy to follow guidance on probate issues, on making a will and keeping it up to date.
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- Help with will writing
How to list the information your will writer will require when you want to write your will.
- Things to know about writing a will
Why it is essential to appoint a qualified will writer when you make your will. This article will also help you use your will writer as effectively as possible when writing your will.
- Reasons to make a will
Do not leave your loved ones to sort out your affairs. By making a will, you decide what happens to your estate - money and possessions - after your death. Doing nothing is not an option. Do it now...
- Role and responsibilities of an executor
The role and responsibilities of the executor and administrator when you are putting your affairs in order, or if you are a close relative of a person who has just died.
- Letter of wishes
The Letter of wishes complements your will and is where you list who gets those items of limited financial worth but of great sentimental value.
- Intestacy and what it means
The effects of intestacy. These are the rules if you haven't written your will. So unless you are happy with them, write a will...and be in charge of what happens to your estate, who benefits and...
- Legal jargon buster
It is important to know what the legal jargon means when dealing with making a will and probate. These definitions will help.
- The will can be challenged
Do all you can to ensure your will is not challenged as it can have adverse and divisive effects on your loved ones.
- Charity legacy considerations
Think hard before deciding on which charity to leave a legacy. Consider volunteering your time and expertise to smaller local charities.
- Why you should leave money to charity
If you give money to charity while you are alive, remember to leave a legacy to charity when you die.