Videos – Wills

Complimentary review of your Wills

Lockdown offer - A complimentary review of your existing will?

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, is offering a complimentary review of your existing Will whilst we are in lockdown. Reshma says "Lots of people are getting on with their lock down admin - and this could be the next job you tick off your list".

Central register for Wills

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses if there is a central register for Wills.

Why Mr & Mrs Smith came to see me

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses why Mr & Mrs Smith went to see her to discuss their Wills and estate planning.

Can you avoid paying care home fees?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses whether it is possible to avoid paying care home fees.

Can you do a DIY Will?                                           

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses whether you can do a DIY Will and what the drawbacks might be.

Is a Will written by a Will Writer valid?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing answers whether a Will written by a Will Writer is a valid Will.

Why you need a Letter of Wishes with your Will

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses what a Letter of Wishes is and why you should include one with your Will.

Questions to ask your solicitor or will writer

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses important questions you should be asking your solicitor or Will Writer.

3 simple inheritance tax planning tips

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses 3 simple inheritance tax planning tips.

Will you have to pay inheritance tax?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses how you will know if you need to pay any inheritance tax after you've passed away.

How much will it cost to get your Wills drafted?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing answers how much it costs to get your Wills drafted using her services.

Do you need a trust in your Wills?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses whether or not you need a trust setting up inside your Will and how it works.

How long does it take to draft a Will?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing talks about how long it takes her to draft up your Will.

Are Wills regulated?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing tells us about the legal side of Wills and Will Writing.

Young Children and Guardians in your Will

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing explains what to think about when there are young children in your family and the process around having guardians in place should something happen to you.

Who to appoint as Executors in your Will

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing explains points for consideration when appointing Executors in your Will.

Do you need your Wills updated?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing talks about whether you need to update your Wills or not.

Why do you need a Will?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing explains the importance of having a Will in place.

Why choose me to draft your wills?

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing explains why you should choose her to draft your Will rather than anyone else.

5 things to include in your will

Reshma Field of Swindon Will Writing discusses 5 things you should include in your Will to make things easier for your loved ones.

What are joint wills?

What are the differences between single wills and joint wills?

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, discusses the difference between a single Will and a joint Will.

Wills – difference between a Solicitor and a Will Writer

Solicitor or Will Writer for writing your will? What's the difference?

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains the differences between using a solicitor and a will writer when drawing up your wills.

Getting married and inheritance tax

Getting married isn't just a wonderful romantic idea...it's also great for tax!

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains why getting married can give you tax advantages.

Will Writing for complex family situations

Don't let a complicated family situation put you off drafting a will

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains that although you might think your family situation is complicated, an experienced will writer will most likely have seen the same situation before. So don't let that put you off writing a will.

How to update your wills in 2020

Getting your wills updated in 2020 if you have adult children

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains what to do if you have adult children and want to change your wills if they were previously made when your children were younger and perhaps had guardians appointed.

How to protect the rights and inheritance of your children

Updating your Will in 2020 if you have children from a previous relationship

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains how to ensure that you protect the rights and inheritance of children from previous relationships, whether you and your partner are married or not.

Going on holiday? Get a will drafted before you go!

Don't forget to get your wills in place before you go on holiday

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains that wills are probably the most important documents you will ever need and so really shouldn't be left until after your holiday.

Are you tempting fate?

Busting the myth about whether you are tempting fate by having a will

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains that the superstitious amongst you need not worry that drafting a will means you are going to die.

Do will readings actually take place?

Busting the myth about whether will readings actually take place

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains that will readings don't generally happen, unless the executors decide that one should take place.

Can executors be beneficiaries in your will?

Busting the myth of having beneficiaries as executors in your will

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains that there is nothing stopping a beneficiary from also being an executor in your Will and in fact, it is often the sensible thing to do.

Why Wills are important for young families

A useful guide on the importance of having a Will when you have young children

Reshma Field, of Swindon Will Writing, explains why wills are important for young families, and especially why parents with children under the age of 18 might need to appoint legal guardians.