When those with a will were questioned about what prompted them to write it, one of the most common reasons given was hitting a significant birthday. In fact, 20% of those interviewed said landmark birthdays, such as turning 30, 40 or 50, were the primary reason for making their first will.
In reality, how old you are should not be a major factor in deciding whether or not you should get a will, says Will Aid. And having a professionally drawn up will is the best way to help ensure your wishes are met. You should never just assume that your assets will automatically pass to the people closest to you.
Key reasons for making a will include:
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