All posts with the Disputed Wills tag

Why ‘Death Bed Wills’ Are Best Avoided

Traditionally people used to wait until they were on their death bed, or at least close to death, to set their affairs in order and make a Will. Sadly, and much to the distress of those left behind, even now people sometimes delay in considering...

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DIY Wills – What’s the Problem?

DIY Wills are becoming increasingly popular. They are marketed as being a cost effective way of making a Will without the need to consult a legal professional. Some Will packs even boast that they are approved by a lawyer. So what are the problems...

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Here’s to you Mr Robinson…..

Mr Robinson came to see me last July after his partner of some 30 years passed away. They had been living together as husband and wife but were not married. They shared all their household expenses, took holidays together and were a very close...

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Williams’ family woe

It’s a sad state of affairs when a family falls out over a loved one’s estate, but unfortunately however careful you are in life with planning your affairs and how things should be dealt with when you pass away, grief stricken families will...

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