December 28, 2015 | Posted by : J Morris
As the end of the year approaches, it’s a natural time to start thinking about your plans for 2016 as well as looking back on what’s changed this year. Maybe you changed jobs or moved house, met the love of your life or welcomed a new addition to your family into the world. Twelve months may zip past these days, but a lot can happen in that time – and while making or updating your will may not be top of your to-do list, the New Year can be a good time to take stock of your life changes and prepare for the future.
April 17, 2015 | Posted by : J Morris
Using a solicitor to write your will ensures that your affairs are dealt with exactly according to your wishes. Even if your situation isn’t complicated, it’s well worth arranging an appointment with your solicitor to discuss wills and probate services, especially if you own property, are eligible to pay Inheritance Tax, or want to look after someone’s interests after you’re gone.
A solicitor will save you time and money by explaining the options appropriate to your situation and drawing up a will according to your instructions. Meetings with your solicitor are confidential, and if you have a difficult issue to ...
September 12, 2014 | Posted by : J Morris
Once you make a will there’s often a strong temptation to file it away and forget about it forever – after all, it’s not the most light-hearted document you’ll ever draw up. But now and again, certain situations crop up which require dusting off your will and making a few changes. Your solicitor will be able to help you work out when alterations need to be made and what you will need to change – the following list covers most of the major life events that may be cause for amendment:
Making large investments: The purchase or sale of ...