Appointing Trustees or Executors

For your Will to be valid, it must name executors.  These are the people or organisations who carry out your wishes when you die.  It is important that you choose the right executors for you. If there is a possibility of a trust being created in the Will, then you will also need to appoint trustees – these can be the same people as your executors.  Here are a few issues you may want to consider when choosing executors and trustees… Personalities Where more than one person is being appointed,you should consider the personalities of your chosen executors and the
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Resolve to make this Resolution in 2019…

I don’t know if you’re the type of person who makes New Year’s Resolutions (or if you’ve already broken them by now!) but even if you’re not there is one you should consider making for 2019 – getting your estate in order. If you don’t have a Will or if yours is out of date you should get organised and speak to someone about this today.  I know I’ve mentioned this before but there are still so many people in the UK who do not have a valid Will in place.  If you die without a valid will, this is
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