Author Archives for Chantal Haddon

The Spectator Looks at the ‘Pitfalls’ of Executorship

November 30, 2015 2:20 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

This month Spectator journalist, Laura Whitcombe, examined some of the best ways to plan ahead financially. Amongst other things she... View Article


Financial Times Outlines Problems Executors Face

November 25, 2015 4:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Financial Times has recently published an informative article on the role of executors which unpicks some of the complexities... View Article


New Survey Reveals What We Don’t Know About Being an Executor

August 12, 2015 11:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

6 million are experienced executors but only 4% realise they face unlimited liabilities


Sunday Times Highlights Personal Risks That Executors Face

August 2, 2015 10:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Sunday Times has examined new research which shows that millions are executing Wills without realising what the personal risks... View Article


How Quickly will Banks and Utility Companies respond to the ‘Tell Us Once’ Campaign

July 28, 2015 3:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The government scheme ‘ Tell us Once’ is designed to help bereaved families navigate their way through the difficulties of... View Article


Will Excluding Daughter Overturned – Raising new issues for Executors

July 28, 2015 1:45 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A judge has set a new legal precedent – overturning a will which disinherited a grown-up daughter. The landmark appeal... View Article


Telegraph Highlights Inheritance Tax Chicken and Egg Nightmare

April 29, 2015 11:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Liz Hodgkinson from the Telegraph perfectly describes the difficult process of distributing her partners estate after his sudden death in 2004.  In the... View Article


Divorce Claims Arise Even After Death – Executors Beware

April 29, 2015 10:02 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The headline story about multi-millionaire Dale Vince, who famously lost his legal battle to prevent a former partner make a... View Article


700% Rise in Will Disputes Over the Last 5 Years

February 16, 2015 12:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Will disputes have reportedly increased by 700% over the last five years.  The Independent on Sunday has ascribed this to increasingly complex family... View Article