Will disputes: How they happen and what we do

The number of Wills being contested by the children of a deceased parent is going up. We see two main reasons for this: the increasing number of second marriages, and children of the first marriage being excluded from the Will; and the rise in the number of parents making a Will when they do not […]

Bank of Mum and Dad: Go in with your eyes open

Have you heard of The Bank of Mum and Dad? It’s been around for as long as any of us can remember, but from humble beginnings – 50 quid to buy a car back in the 60s, £250 toward a wedding in the 70s, perhaps £500 toward the deposit for a flat in the 80s […]