What is Probate? 

what is probate

Probate is the complicated legal process of dealing with and dividing up someone’s Estate after they have died.  The Probate process is often long and difficult. The person appointed to manage this is known as the ‘Executor’, and they must prove that they have permission to act on the deceased person’s Will and in line

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What Does Probate Mean? 

what does probate mean

Probate is the legal term given to the process of getting permission to deal with a person’s Estate after they have passed away.  This means getting permission to carry out a person’s wishes in line with their Will and any inheritance planning they may have done, making sure that their funeral arrangements are taken care

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Inheritance Planning Guide

inheritance planning

  Inheritance planning is incredibly important to ensure your assets – your property, possessions and money – are shared out how you would like amongst your loved ones when you pass away. Writing a Will should be included in your inheritance planning; it enables you to specify how your earthly possessions should be distributed upon

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Writing a Will guide

writing a will

Writing a Will is essential to ensuring that your assets – your property, possessions and money – are distributed in the manner you wish after you have passed away. As a legal document, your will is binding and serves to remove any ambiguity of how you want your possessions to be shared amongst your family

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Later Life Financial Planning Tips

later life financial planning

It’s never too early to start thinking about how you’ll fund your retirement and later life. With life expectancy at an all-time high, more of us are living long into our twilight years, meaning our finances have to stretch further. Careful later life financial planning will help ensure you’re financially comfortable for the rest of

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Things to do Before 50

Things to do Before 50

What’s on your bucket list of things to do before 50? Maybe you’d like to try sky diving, learn to ballroom dance or simply do some charity work before you hit this significant landmark in life.  But nestled amongst these enjoyable and entertaining things to do before 50 should be some necessary tasks, like writing

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Planning end of life

planning end of life

When planning end of life, you should consider the practical and pragmatic things that could help ease the burden on your loved ones during the latter stages of your life. This might include ensuring your affairs are in order, writing a Will, planning your own funeral, or specifying any end of life care you may

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