How to make a Will:
1: Contact Will Matters today (Using the enquiry form below)
2: We will arrange a convenient time to visit you in the comfort of your own home (view areas served in East & West Sussex, parts of Kent, Surrey and Hampshire). During our discussions we listen to your wishes and advise on the best type of Will for you.
You will be able to:
3: Shortly after the first meeting you will receive a draft of your Will.
4: We will then arrange a final meeting, again at your convenience when we will supervise the signing and witnessing of your Will ensuring that it is a valid legal document.
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The Will Writing process explained in plain English and in the comfort of your own home.
Will Writing Advice & Services
If you have children under the age of 18 you need to set out clear instructions as to who you you would want to take care of them in your absence. Failure to do this will transfer the decision to the local authority and the courts. By appointing guardians you ensure that your wishes are adhered to and ease the pain of your loved ones at a very difficult time.
In your Will you may wish to leave money or property to charitable organisations. Properly arranged these gifts are free of Inheritance Tax.
Life Interest Will Trust: Passes money to nominated beneficiaries but allows someone to take the income from the money while they need to.
Property Will Trust: Passes property to nominated beneficiaries but allows someone to occupy the property while they need to.
Discretionary Will Trust: Allows trustees to decide whom of a group
of named beneficiaries can inherit, when, and by how much.
Nil Rate Band Discretionary Will Trust & IOU Provision: A trust drafted for unmarried couples to enable the survivor to use their partners Inheritance Tax allowance.
Lasting Power of Attorney
Appoint a person (or persons) of your choosing to look after your financial and/or medical affairs in the event of your mental incapacity.
Advanced Decision (Living Wills)
To decide the level of medical care that you want and to appoint a person to make decisions about your care should you be unable to do so.
Pre-Paid Funeral Plans
A facility to pre-pay for your funeral either by way of a one-off lump sum or regular instalments. This relieves the pressure on your family and friends at a very difficult time.
Secure Will Storage
Safely store your Will in a secure facility.
Severance of Joint Tenancy
Change the joint ownership of a property to "tenants in common" which enables the owners to gift their share of the property in their Will
Changes to your will
As your life progresses it's important to update your Will to reflect your changed circumstances. Will Matters are on hand to help you do this.