What happens if I do not make a Will?

The law sets out rules if you die without a Will.

For example, if the deceased is survived by a spouse and children, the surviving spouse will receive all the personal chattels and a legacy of £250,000. The balance is divided as to half to the surviving spouse and the remaining half to the children.

If you are not married, your partner will not inherit from your estate.

We would strongly advise that a Will is made, allowing you to provide for your intended beneficiaries and to protect your family and loved ones.

For a consultation with one of our Will writing Solicitors please call Forbes Solicitors today on freephone 0800 975 2463 or contact us by email today.


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