wills

Disinheritance: the dos and don'ts of cutting someone out of your will

Friday, 12 October 2018 | Article

With more and more legal disputes over wills, you need to make sure your instructions are watertight if you would prefer not to leave your kids a windfall

Co-op launches new direct cremation service

Wednesday, 30 May 2018 | News

Co-op Funeralcare has announced the launch of a new direct cremation service that slashes funeral costs for people who do not want a traditional send off.

Why a Lasting Power of Attorney is still the answer

Wednesday, 11 April 2018 | Blog | By Amy Lloyd

Denzil Lush, until recently the most senior judge in the UK Court of Protection, stated that despite there being 2.5 million Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) agreements in place, in England and Wales, he would never sign one...

Get your will written for free in March

Monday, 19 March 2018 | News

Over 55s can have their will written for free during March as part of the ‘Free Wills Month’ campaign.

Deal of the week: Get your will written for free this January

Friday, 19 January 2018 | News

Get your will written for free this January thanks to the Macmillan Cancer Support charity.

Moneywise users update wills after important milestones, but a third don’t have one

Monday, 27 November 2017 | News

Nearly three in 10 (29%) Moneywise.co.uk users plan to review or update their wills after important milestones, the results of our latest poll reveal.

Three in five don’t have a will: Sort yours during Will Aid Month

Saturday, 11 November 2017 | News

Parents and cohabiting couples are being urged to make sure they have a will in place to prevent unforeseen outcomes if the worst were to happen.

Funeral payment claims to be made easier

Monday, 06 November 2017 | News

From next year, it should be easier for bereaved families and friends to claim funeral payments.

One in four over 50s unsure of inheritance tax liabilities

Friday, 06 October 2017 | News

Over 50s are in danger of losing vast sums to the Treasury, due to a lack of understanding and preparation for their assets when they die.

31m at risk of dying without a will: Get yours written in Free Wills Month

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 | News

More than half of UK adults (60%) do not have a will, according to new research from Unbiased.