wills

Supreme Court overturns six-figure award made to daughter left out of mother's will

Wednesday, 15 March 2017 | News

The UK’s Supreme Court has overturned a decision to award a six-figure sum to a daughter who was left out of her estranged mother's will, after an appeal by three charities.

How to set up a Lasting Power of Attorney... while you can

Monday, 12 December 2016 | Article

We explain how to ensure that someone else can look after your affairs if you are unable to do so in the future. Plus how your attorneys can make sure it works for them.

Deal of the week: Free Lasting Power of Attorney services to make sure your wishes are respected in later life

Monday, 21 November 2016 | News

Dementia has become the UK’s biggest killer, with 850,000 people in the UK suffering with the disease, affecting the families of 42% of the population.

Will Aid: How writing a will could give charity a boost

Thursday, 10 November 2016 | News

Will Aid 2016 is now open for business. The scheme, which runs every November, sees solicitors across the country waive their fee for writing a will and instead ask their clients to make a donation to Will Aid.

Get your will written for free

Thursday, 06 October 2016 | News

During the month of October members of the public aged-55 and over are able to get a will written or updated free of charge.

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

Monday, 26 September 2016 | News

The majority of UK adults do not have a will in place, according to the latest research from Prudential and Unbiased.co.uk, the IFA and solicitor search engine.

Over half of people give 'no thought' to funeral costs

Thursday, 15 September 2016 | News

Over half of people (52%) and a third of over-55s have not thought about their own funeral costs, let alone plan for it, according to new research from industry body the Funeral Planning Authority (FPA).

How to pay for your funeral

Friday, 20 May 2016 | Article

Your funeral is the fourth most expensive thing you will ever pay for after buying a house, having children and getting married.

Don't make the same mistake as Prince and die without a will

Thursday, 28 April 2016 | Article

Pop megastar Prince reportedly left no will when he died last week, leaving his multi-million dollar fortune intestate and potentially in dispute.

One in five lie about their will: ensure you don’t lose out

Wednesday, 27 January 2016 | News

One in five people lie about the contents of their will according to new research.