Wills & probate
We explain everything you need to know about writing a will, and what could happen if you die without one.
A reform of probate fees announced by the Ministry of Justice will see costs for the wealthiest estates rise by thousands of pounds from April 2019.
Acting for a loved one under Power of Attorney? Exclusive Which? research reveals the worst banks for registering an LPA and obtaining correct information.
If you're dealing with a loved one's estate, a new service allows you to notify six financial institutions in one go. Which? explains how it works.
Many people without a will believe they have nothing worth inheriting - but the risks are high. Which? explains who needs a will and how to get one.
Your will sets out what you want to happen to your possessions when you die, so it’s vital to get right. Which? lists the common pitfalls to avoid.
Find out if you're owed a refund for your Power of Attorney application.
Britons are woefully underprepared when it comes to leaving their finances in order on their death, one of the UK’s biggest insurers has revealed. Royal London – which boasts former...
If you’re the executor of an estate in England and Wales, you can now apply online for probate using a new digital service launched by HM Courts and Tribunal Services....
Radical proposals to update the way wills are written and interpreted in the UK have been put forward by the Law Commission – including the ability to put down your...