Catchpole Law on law

What happens to my property if I don’t make a Will?

By way of an example, husband dies leaving a wife and two children under 18.  He owns a house in his own name worth £375,000 and has savings worth £100,000.  The mortgage on the house is covered by an insurance policy and so the total estate is £475,000.  He had been thinking about making a […]

Have you thought what would happen to your pet when you die?

Have you thought what would happen to your pet when you die? Did you know that there are approximately 67 million pets in the UK?  Some 23% of UK households own at least one dog and 19% own one cat. There are a number of options:  Ask a friend to look after your pet and […]