By Carl Roberts APFS (Managing Director)
There is a commonly held belief that if you are a couple with children, not married but live together and one of you dies, everything you own will pass to the survivor. If you don’t have a valid Will in place then this is incorrect.
If you have not made a Will or your Will fails (perhaps because it wasn’t drafted properly) then government rules will determine who inherits everything you own. In the above example your partner won’t be entitled to anything and your children will inherit everything! … Continue Reading