Three phases of making a will

Preparation, drafting and execution

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Written by Sindy Allen, Alia Kirkwood, Sehrish Alam and 1 other
Drafting your will

Getting help with your Will

Your Will must reflect your wishes
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Written by Alia Kirkwood
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Contemplation of marriage/ civil partnership

How does marriage or entering into a civil partnership affect the legality of your Will or the making of one?
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Written by Sindy Allen
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What is in your estate

Dealing with assets, property and personal possessions in your Will
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Written by Alia Kirkwood
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Deciding about beneficiaries

Who can benefit from your Will and what they can do
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Written by Alia Kirkwood
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Residuary Estate

An explanation of residuary estates in Wills
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Default Gifts

An explanation of default gifts in Wills and when to consider making a default gift
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Written by Sindy Allen
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Types of Gifts to Charity in a Will

How to leave gifts or your whole estate to charity and the tax advantages of doing so
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Gifts in Wills

Specific, non-specific, pecuniary and residuary gifts in your Will
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Individual and Joint Legacies

The differences between individual and joint legacies and potential issues with gifting a joint legacy
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Funeral Wishes

How to make your funeral wishes known through your Will or a letter of wishes
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Organ Donation

How to express organ donation wishes
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Conditions in a Will

Rules on making gifts in Wills conditional and where they may not be permitted
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Written by Sindy Allen
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Digital assets and estate planning

Gifting your online photographs, content and IP
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Holographic Will

Handwritten Wills and their risks
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Deathbed Will

Making a Will in an emergency
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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Letter of wishes

Telling people what you would like to happen when you die
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Written by Alia Kirkwood
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Signing a Will - getting it right

Make it a valid, legal Will
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Written by Boldizsar Dancza
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