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Will Signing Instructions

Will Signing Instructions by MW Legal Services There are certain formal procedures that you have to follow to make your...

Happy Family on the Beach

Discretionary Trusts

Many people use Discretionary Trusts to ring-fence assets after their deaths, this can be done for many reasons: They may...

Will Trusts

There are many different kinds of Trusts that can be written into Wills, below is a very simplistic description of...

Who can verify your identity for the Land Registry

Below is the relevant extract from the Land Registry’s Public Guide 20 which describes who can verify your identity to...

Probate

Here’s some interesting notes on Probate: about half a million people die every year 50% of these require probate 65%...

You Need a Will

Codicils and their use

Codicils are documents created to alter an element of an existing will such as change of Guardian or Executor. Codicils,...

Deceased Estate

Mirror Wills

Many people I talk to are slightly confused about what Mirror Wills are and what Joint Wills are. Well, they...

Will Costs

Will Jargon

One of the many things that people ask me when I write their wills for them is ” Can they...

Tenants in Common after death

The official line from the Land Registry is that you are not able to change form Joint owners of a...