One problem which is quite common with home-made wills is that not all of the will maker’s property is effectively dealt with. When this happens, the estate or part of it may be dealt with in … [Read more...] about Part 4: Problems With Failing To Give Away Everything
A solicitor drafting a will uses language carefully to ensure that the meaning is clear and unambiguous. It should be possible for someone who knows nothing about the will maker’s circumstance to … [Read more...] about Part 3: Problems with identifying who gets what
Even though will kits usually contain detailed instructions about how a will needs to be executed it is not unusual for these instructions to be overlooked or misinterpreted which can create real … [Read more...] about Part 2: What Problems Can Arise with Home-Made Wills?
In this four-part series, we aim to convince you in getting a Will. Notable stars have died without a Will, including Jimi Hendrix and Bob Marley and their families have battled for up to three … [Read more...] about Part 1: Do I Need a Will?
Are you buying or selling a house? If you have never done that before, you are likely to find it very overwhelming. Unless you are a lawyer, handling contractual issues can be a tough nut to crack. In … [Read more...] about 5 Traps When Buying or Selling a House