When Do You Need Probate?

Probate is the legal and administrative process that you have to go through after someone’s death. The first question to deal with is, ‘Is there a will?’ If so, does the will name an executor? If the answer to both those questions is yes, then whoever has been named as executor is the person who Read more [...]

What Is Probate?

In a nutshell, probate is the legal process in England and Wales that must take place after someone has died. Once you have been granted probate, you will have the legal authority to deal with bodies like banks, estate agents and HMRC in dealing with the affairs of the estate. The only exceptions Read more [...]