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Everything You Need to Know about Probate: A Complete Guide

Probate is a tough time for obvious reasons – someone has just died, but these legal proceedings must go on, making it a difficult process for everyone involved. What makes it even more hard though is the confusion around the topic of probate itself – not many of us really know what to expect, so we’ve compiled everything you need to know into one huge guide so at least the legal side of things won’t be weighing heavily on you anymore.

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DIY Probate – Is it Worth the Risk?

DIY probate is a complicated topic – on the one hand it can save you money, on the other it can be a time-consuming and confusing process, often with high risk involved. Despite this, around one third of probate applications are done by normal people going for the DIY probate option. What are the risks […]

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How to Leave Money to Charity in Your Will - Best Value Probate

How to Leave Money to Charity in Your Will

If you’re writing a will, deciding what to do with your worldly belongings when you pass over can be tricky. For most people, the number one priority will be to leave as much as possible for your family, but leaving money to charity in your will is not only a worthy cause, but can also mean your family are better off too.

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3 Things to Consider When Choosing an Executor for Your Will

3 Things to Consider When Choosing an Executor for Your Will

Choosing an executor for your will can be a difficult decision, and one that isn’t talked about much. It’s a well-known fact that making a will is hugely important, but when it comes to choosing an executor, there’s not as much information available. To help you make the right decision, we’ve listed the top three things that you should consider when choosing the executor for your will.

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How to Probate a Will in 7 Easy Steps

How to Probate a Will in 7 Easy Steps

Applying for probate can be a complicated process, especially when emotions are high after a family death, but it doesn’t have to be so difficult to sort out what is rightfully yours. If you have the right solicitor by your side, the process of probate can be broken down into 7 easy steps:

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How long does probate take? Best Value Probate

How Long Does Probate Take?

After a loved one passes away, the thought of spending months waiting for Probate to be over can be frustrating, but these things take time. Just how much time Probate takes is a hazy area, but there are a few things that may affect the process and cause it to take a little longer.

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