Wills & Legal Services breaks £1 million barrier for the County Air Ambulance Trust HELP Appeal

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County Air Ambulance Trust HELP Appeal – January update

LAST month was another record-breaker for us as we raised thousands more for the County Air Ambulance Trust HELP Appeal. In December, our Charity Will Writing Campaign raised £33,589 – a record for that month – meaning the HELP Appeal can put thousands more towards life-saving helipads where air ambulances can land directly at hospitals

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Making a Will when you have joint ownership of a property

Most couples we see at Wills & Legal Services own their property together. They’re known as joint tenants at the Land Registry. Bizarrely, that means they both own 100% of the house between them. So if one of them dies, the other one – regardless of a Will being in place or not – will

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Money, money, money: inheriting at the wrong time

Most people write a Will and leave money to their children or other beneficiaries. That’s fine – it does what it says on the tin. After all, a Will is an expression of wishes. Naturally, it’s still not an easy time, but it’ll make your Will clear and ensure things are a lot easier for

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When a loved one dies: the role of an executor

It’s natural to feel humble and appreciated if you’re asked by a family member or friend to be their executor, and sort out their Will. However, it’s only after they are gone that the real nightmare can start. If you’re put in that position – and in the words of the National Lottery, ‘it could

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County Air Ambulance Trust HELP Appeal – December update

It’ll be a happy Christmas and new year for us after our Charity Will campaign edged closer to the magic million mark! In November, we raised £35,362.50 for the County Air Ambulance Trust HELP Appeal. We provide you with a professionally-written Will in exchange for a donation to the appeal. So we’ve now raised a

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The importance of a Lasting Power of Attorney

Think about this for a moment: who would you trust more – a total stranger or your family? If you’ve answered your family, it’s time you thought seriously about a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA). Because it could be the best decision you’ll ever make. Sounds complicated. What is it? Put simply, it’s an insurance

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County Air Ambulance Trust HELP Appeal – November update

Crack open the champagne – we’ve smashed the £900,000 barrier for the County Air Ambulance Trust HELP Appeal! In October, Wills & Legal Services raised a monthly record total of £41,479.50 for the campaign from our Charity Will offer, smashing September’s figure by more than £10,000. That makes a grand total of £940,312.75 to date

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Regulation: Beware the Magic Will Writer

Play by the rules, my sports teacher used to say during weekly PE sessions. What rules, I asked? Cross country running isn’t a real sport, after all, is it? And I used to forget my kit on purpose anyway so I could stay indoors. Surely rules are there to break? Well, if you live life

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