January 21, 2020

“I promised you a roof over your head”

This relates to a claim in the case of Blyth v Estate of Charles Caudle 201

Which has been a well documented case.

Miss Blyth tried to sue the estate claiming she had been promised a roof over her head under proprietary estoppel. Cla...

November 18, 2019

How can a Disheartened Beneficiary Contest a Will?

There are two different approaches to contesting a Will. The first is a challenge by a disappointed beneficiary who feels that the will doesn’t make “reasonable provision for them”. In these cases, they aren’t seeking t...

October 28, 2019

 Who Should Write My Will?

You have a lot of options available to you for writing a Will in 2019, all of which are easily accessible, some even from the comfort of your own home. There are many different professionals for you to choose from such as members of The Societ...

October 21, 2019

Myth busting with LPA's

You may have seen our earlier article on the reasons to have a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA). However, there are common misconceptions on why an LPA may not be necessary which this article explores further.

“I don’t need an LPA because my next o...

October 8, 2019

Lasting Power of Attorney

Capacity can be lost at any time and could be due to either an accident, a stroke or a deteriorating condition so please don’t wait until it’s too late.

What is a Lasting Power of Attorney?

A Lasting Power of Attorney is a legal document which a...

September 23, 2019

The effect of divorce or dissolution on your Will

Many of you will already be aware that marriage revokes a Will unless it is clear that you were making it in contemplation of marriage, but did you know that divorce or the dissolution of a civil partnership also has an...

September 16, 2019

What happens if you die without making a Will?

Many people are of the belief that if they die without making a Will, any assets they own including property, money and any savings, will automatically go to their spouse and children. Unfortunately, this is simply not the...

September 11, 2019

Tips for the reluctant executor

As much as we try to encourage testators to speak with the people they wish to appoint as executors to inform them of their choice, some people will one day find themselves surprised with the role. Many of these people will have this resp...

September 3, 2019

3 reasons every parent needs a will

If you have children, you need a will to secure their future. Over the next few minutes, we’ll explain the 3 ways your will protects your family, and how you can get it done with one of our professional advisers.

1. Avoid chaos for you...

August 28, 2019

Perplexed by wills: Do you know where to begin?

New research by Royal London reveals that 5.4 million adults without a will in the UK would not know where to begin if they were to write one.

  • 5.4 million adults without a Will would not know where to begin if they were...

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