Wills & Probate News and Stories
Four stages of a strong farm estate plan
Iowa Farmer TodayFebruary 17, 2012
Most families in the growth stage consider a trust for the surviving spouse (not just for minor children) in their wills. This reduces the surviving spouse's estate after the first death for subsequent probate, second marriage, estate tax and future ...more »
Two thirds of Britons 'don't have a will'
B P Collins Buckinghamshire and Thames Valey SolicitorsFebruary 2, 2012
The study showed that people were put off making a will by feeling that they do not have enough money or possessions to make it worth drafting one (30%). Others believe themselves to be too young (24%) or do not see a will as important to their lives ...more »