The simple answer to the question of when you should make a Will is: as soon as you reach legal age. Of course, we accept that the last thing on your mind as you turn 18 is what’s going to happen when you die. So here are some of the other key moments in life where you definitely should make or change your Will.
It is common practice for couples to leave everything to each other in their Wills, with the estate passing on to their children when the surviving partner dies. However, this arrangement – known as Mirror Wills – may not protect your children from losing their inheritance in the future.
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