Investing for children

Will Aid: how it works and how to make a Will

Friday, 01 November 2013 | Article

Why do I need to make a Will in the first place?

Was Downton's Matthew Crawley the worst solicitor ever?

Wednesday, 09 October 2013 | News

When Matthew Crawley so tragically perished on the way back to Downton Abbey from meeting his first born child, he did so without leaving a will. Surely a massive oversight from a legal professional?

More than half of UK adults don't have a will

Monday, 07 October 2013 | News

More than half of UK adults haven't made a will and 10% of them say writing one has never even occurred to them.

How to leave a secure legacy

Monday, 19 November 2012 | Article

Although we spend all our lives building and protecting our wealth, a staggering 60% of us don't have a will in place to ensure our assets are passed to our loved ones when we die.

Put your mind at ease by writing a rock-solid will

Thursday, 19 July 2012 | Article

The late Stieg Larsson is probably most well-known for his best-selling Millennium Trilogy about Lisbeth Salander, the girl with the dragon tattoo.

How do I go about writing my will?

Monday, 16 April 2012 | Question and Answer

Writing an accurate and legally sound will is very important as it means you can determine what happens to your money and possessions after your death.

What happens if we die without a will?

Monday, 19 March 2012 | Question and Answer

If you die without leaving a will, you are classed as having died 'intestate' so the government is left to decide how best to handle your estate.

More than 60% of UK population don't have a will

Monday, 24 October 2011 | News

The number of people in the UK without a will has hit 29.5 million, according to research by unbiased.co.uk.

Funerals are a rip-off

Tuesday, 13 September 2011 | Blog | By Ruth Jackson

Why is it no-one is prepared to discuss the business of death? This week a report came out warning us all that dying now costs £7,248. Yep, apparently shuffling off your mortal coil is a very expensive thing to do.

How money can tear your family apart

Thursday, 14 July 2011 | Article

With almost half of all marriages ending in divorce, family arrangements are getting increasingly complicated.