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Could leaving a charitable legacy be a win-win situation?

The main priority for many who leave a will is to provide security for their families. And rightly so. However, writing your will is also a great opportunity to support charitable causes close to your heart.

Lincoln law firm clocks up 10 years of charity fundraising for Will Aid

A Lincoln law firm has reached its 10th year of supporting a national will-writing campaign.  

Will you include a letter of wishes with your will?

Will you include a letter of wishes with your will? Will Aid provides you with the chance to prepare a basic will. But there are additions that are sometimes worth including with the legal paperwork and one of these is a Letter of Wishes.

Leaving a smile along with your legacy

Writing a will gives you the opportunity to have the last word on your worldly possessions. But it can also be a chance to have the last laugh too.

Wills: A ‘to do’ list job which gets overlooked

  More than 50% of people who have no will have just “not got round to it”, new figures have revealed.

Protecting your digital assets

Protecting your digital assets Our research has revealed that of the people who have not made a will, 21% don’t believe they have any possessions worth leaving.

More people use solicitors for this important piece of paperwork than they do any other service

Homemade, online and DIY wills are gaining popularity but more people use solicitors for this important piece of paperwork than they do any other service.

Half of Britons have no Will it's revealed, as Will Aid launches it's 2016 campaign

Half of Britons have no Will it's revealed, as Will Aid launches it's 2016 campaign   Half of Britons have not made a will, meaning they have no say in who their assets will be passed on to when they die, new figures have revealed.  

Will-Power makes a difference

Solicitors in this area have proved that their Will-power can make a real difference.  By writing Wills for local people without charging their normal fee, they have raised more than ever in charity donations from…

Time to take advantage of Will Aid’s Make a Will Month

If readers have been putting off writing or updating their Will, then this November is the time to put things right.