Dealing with Personal Chattels

There are many legal terms that can make it difficult to understand your Will.  These words and phrases are often there to ensure that the Will goes through probate smoothly. One common term used in Will writing is ‘Personal Chattels’. There is a legal definition of these, but the common usage definition works just as well:  chattel  NOUN  chattels (plural noun)  (in general use) a personal possession.  So basically, that’s all the ‘stuff’ that you collect over a lifetime! Some of it is valuable in monetary terms, and some valuable from a sentimental perspective and when it comes to dealing
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