Writing a Will can be straightforward and it needn’t cost the earth. Our helpful new Will writing service will give you the reassurance you need.
The Will Writing Service will give you advice and guidance on:
It’s surprising, but true, that over 70% of adults in the UK don’t have a Will.*
Most people know it’s something they should do but they simply never get around to it, or they think it will be too complicated and expensive.
This is a great shame, because making a Will is one of the most important and worthwhile things you can do for your family and loved ones.
Put simply, it’s the only way you can ensure your possessions go to the people you choose. And it gives you reassurance, because you’ve done what you can to provide for the people you love – even when you’re no longer there for them.
* BBC series, You can’t take it with you, broadcast 12 February 2011
When someone dies without a Will it’s known as dying ‘intestate’ and their assets are distributed according to a law commonly called The Intestacy Rules.
It means you will have had no way of controlling what happens to your assets (your money, property and possessions) after your death. The people you leave behind could have no say in what happens. And it could leave them in the upsetting position of having financial affairs to sort out at an already difficult time.
Many problems can arise if you die without a Will, or having written an incorrect one.
As well as ensuring your assets will go where you want them to, you can
include other wishes and instructions in your Will. For example, you can:
Making a Will is a big step so it’s vital to get it right. That’s why you need expert advisers to help. We’ve teamed up with one of the UK’s leading firms of solicitors who have more than 50 years of experience. They’re called Hugh James, and they can offer you a straightforward Will Writing Service you can trust.
It gives you the opportunity to make a Will with qualified advice – for a competitive, pre-arranged cost of £120 for a single postal Will, and from £160 for a pair of Wills – other services are available on request. You also have the option to store your Will in a secure vault at no extra cost.
Hugh James provide their service wherever you live in the UK. In Scotland, the service is provided by their strategic partner Brodies LLP.
The Will Writing Service includes advice and guidance on:
Once you and your Lloyds Bank adviser have established that you need a Will, or need to update your existing Will:
For more information on our Will Writing Service, speak to a Lloyds Bank adviser. To arrange an appointment:
For more information, just drop into any branch and make an appointment to see a Lloyds Bank adviser. They will pass your details on to Will writing experts Hugh James.
To arrange to see one of our advisers, call us on
0800 015 0041
Lines are open Monday-Friday 8am-6pm and Saturday 10am-2pm.
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