Posts Tagged 'intestacy'

40% of People Suffer Mental Health Issues & 25% Endure Financial Stress when Dealing with Probate

April 16, 2021 | Posted under: News

40% of people suffer mental health issues & 25% endure financial stress when dealing with probate Would you know what administrative duties you would need to deal with if a family member or loved one passed away? And if you’ve been named as an executor in someone’s will, do you really know what probate is all about? In a recent study carried out by Exizent, titled The Bereavement Index 2021*, people that have previously dealt with administrative tasks after death were questioned about…

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Children left in the dark and spouses to receive £270k if their partner dies without a will

January 24, 2020 | Posted under: News

Children left in the dark and spouses to receive £270k if their partner dies without a will You may have never thought about writing a will, let alone what would happen if you were to die without one. A new rule that’s being introduced in February 2020 might change that, with the entitlement for a surviving spouse increasing from £250,000 to £270,000 when the deceased person has passed away without a legal last will and testament in place. The spouse or civil partner also…

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