Millions of unmarried couples sharing a home remain unaware of what their rights will be in the event of relationship breakdown. The family law group Resolution said two-thirds of cohabiting couples thought “common-law marriage laws” would come into place when their finances were divided up. However, Chairman at Resolution Nigel Shepherd described the laws as Read more ➝
You may run into significant problems if you choose to document your wishes with resources you have purchased online rather than working with a fully-trained professional.
Divorce can be extremely upsetting, and there are many different tasks to attend to before your marriage is formally ended. One of the most important things you do once you have decided to divorce (and there is no chance of a reconciliation) is attend to estate planning. What happens if I don’t change my will Read more ➝
Your partner will only be responsible for paying any debts that they were also linked to, such as joint loans and agreements.
A trust can help you protect your wealth from Inheritance Tax and divorce to give just a couple of examples and may be the ideal solution if you wish to leave as much of your money and assets to your loved ones as possible.
Having dementia doesn’t mean being unable to create a legally-binding will. At Miller Reeves, we can come to your assistance if you require professional advice on making a will.