We believe that everyone should make a Will and there are many reasons for doing so.

To try and provide a definitive list would be very difficult so we have put together 10 of the most common and important reasons.

1. Peace of mind
2. You will avoid the Intestacy Rules
3. You decide who will receive your property
4. Unmarried couples can ensure their partners are properly provided for
5. The legal process will be much simpler
6. A Will is the only place where you can appoint Guardians
7. Appointing Executors of your choice to administer your Estate
8. Creating trusts for children, and if necessary, other family members
9. Leaving gifts to charities, friends or family
10. You can set out your preferred funeral arrangements