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What is ‘Sideways Disinheritance’ and How Can You Avoid It?

Sideways disinheritance is when your estate moves ‘sideways’ after your death, rather than down through the generations. This usually happens due to remarriage, with the effect being that your children[...]

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How Do Marriage and Divorce Affect a Will?

Marriage and divorce both have a significant impact on your Will. If you marry, then your current Will could be revoked, meaning you’ll need to make a new one. If[...]

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What Happens If You Die Without a Will?

If you die without a Will, your assets will be distributed amongst your next of kin. The law decides who inherits from your estate and in what proportion. This might[...]

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At What Age Should You Make a Will?

There is no particular age at which you should make a Will, but important milestones are a good place to start. This includes buying a house and having a child.[...]

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Why Make a Will?

You might wonder whether you really need to make a Will. After all, life is busy and it’s just another thing to do. However, we urge you to make your[...]

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Do I need to make a Will?

There’s a common misconception that the only people who need to make a Will are very old or wealthy. But Wills aren’t just for lottery winners – they can be[...]

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