Ashley Shepherd is the founder and managing director at Over50choices. With over 30 years’ experience in financial services, he has held senior roles in building societies, banks and insurance companies.
From May, grieving families could be forced to take out short-term loans in order to implement the probate process suggests Government analysis, following an increase to fees.
Many of these risks can be avoided by the use of a lsquo;living willrsquo;. You can read more about what a living Will is here
Writing a will allows you to keep control of your assets after you die. Prepaid probate could save your estate money. Read more
It may surprise you to learn that over 8 million UK adults aged fifty or over have not made a will
You are never too young to make a Will, in fact doing so may give you peace of mind. There are various ways to write a Will take a look
In 2013 the average cost of probate was pound;2,160; a figure that has increased by a massive 39% over the last year. Read more
New intestacy rules come into effect 1st Oct 2014 see who the biggest loser is by not making a Will. Read on
Unfortunately the need for making a Will is a question asked and dismissed by almost two thirds of the UK. Read more
Do you know if your parents have made a Will yet? Making a Will is pivotal to later life planning
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