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SWW Provide Will Registration for its Members and their Clients

Will registration is not a new or a unique idea. In fact there are many countries which require the existence of a Will to be recorded on a central register. There is, however, no such requirement in the United Kingdom. Finding a Will in the afterma ...

Will Search – What is it, Who Uses it and Why?

As well as members of the SWW, Will searches are conducted by law firms, financial organisations and members of the public. The National Will Register search service (powered by Certainty) has millions of Wills already within its system and Wills are ...

Will Registration, How, Why and When.

Will registration is used by a number of organisations and individuals. These include charities, law firms, members of the public and, of course, SWW members. SWW members can register their archived Wills at no cost. This offers their previous clien ...

An Opinion on SWW Will Registration

In order to identify the best course of action in any situation it is important to first ascertain the facts relating to it.  The situation, in this case is the Society of Will Writers and its working relationship with the National Will Register ...

Will Found – Client Protected

The National Will Register continues to serve testators, solicitors and Willwriters. This can be amply demonstrated using a case that came to the attention of our office in January. 9.09am: The deceased's family were unable to find a Will and perfor ...

Will Registration – Testator Protection

Those of us involved in Willwriting know that a Will is an essential document to protect our client and their estate after death. It is a sensible step, indeed the only practical step to take to ensure their estate is administered in the way they wou ...