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  • EHL Wills Team
    5 benefits of using a solicitor to write your will
    May 24th, 2018 by EHL Wills Team

    You can have confidence that there won’t be mistakes There can be problems with wills like forgetting to have it signed or using the wrong witnesses which would mean it would be invalid when you die. Using a solicitor minimises the risk of things like this happening. They’ll navigate more complex laws. A solicitor knows… Learn more

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    What is a Joint Tenant?
    June 19th, 2017 by Sarah Sainsbury - Residential Conveyancing

    What is a joint tenant?   When purchasing a property, your solicitors will ask at some point during the transaction how you want to own the property and the terms used are either joint tenants or tenants in common. This usually leads to some confusion due to the terminology used as usually the term tenant… Learn more

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    Lasting Powers of Attorney – what are the different types?
    January 25th, 2017 by EHL Wills Team

    Lasting Powers of Attorney (or LPAs) take two different forms, and whilst it is advisable to have both you could just have one type if that is more appropriate for you. Lasting Power of Attorney for Property and Financial Affairs – This power allows the attorney to deal with the finances, banking, bills, stocks, shares and… Learn more

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    12 reasons why you should have a Lasting Power of Attorney
    January 24th, 2017 by EHL Wills Team

    Have you recently noticed that somebody close to you is starting to suffer from ill health or becoming more forgetful about things? It’s not always easy to admit that someone you care about is getting old, or even that your own health is beginning to deteriorate, but it’s important to put arrangements in place ahead… Learn more

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    Everything You Need to Know About Probate
    November 9th, 2016 by EHL Wills Team

    Probate is a word many people have never really come across – and if the first time you need to know what it means is when somebody close to you has died, it can be distressing and confusing. Thankfully though, the word itself is the main stumbling point. Once you accept that, although it might… Learn more

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