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Appointing a guardian for your Will

If a parent of minor children dies and there is no one else with parental responsibility for them, then the Courts will decide who is to be granted parental responsibility for the children left behind. There are occasions when you can appoint a guardian even if there is a surviving parent with parental responsibility.  In …

An easy guide to the intestacy laws

Most adults know that they ought to have a Will in place, not least to ensure their loved ones are protected should they die. For parents the importance is even greater as decisions need to be made with regards to their children’s care and upbringing. But, despite this, around 70% of parents with children under …

Reasons for making a Will

Many people put off making a Will, because they feel they are not at ‘that’ stage in their lives yet. However, no matter what age you are or what your personal circumstances may be – making a Will really is a vital part of planning for the future of your loved ones. Making a Will is especially …