Recent news reported the discovery of thousands of Wills in storage with a high street bank, that hadn't been handed over when the customer died.
This reveals the importance of making sure that your executors know where to look for your Will after you have died.
Distributing an estate to the wrong beneficiaries is a serious and costly mistake to make.
At Gardner Leader we store thousands of Wills for our clients - these are all safely stored and databased, to ensure that estates are dealt with properly when someone dies. We can also offer registration with the Certainty National Wills Register, for further reassurance.
Regular review of your Will is essential to ensure that it is up-to-date and suitable for your current family and financial circumstances, and prevailing inheritance tax laws.
...in hundreds of cases, customers’ estates were incorrectly distributed