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How to make or update your will

Having an up-to-date professionally written will is very important. It’s the only way to ensure your wishes are carried out after you pass away, and the people and causes you care about are looked after.

Making a will

Making a will has never been easier. We recommend you prepare your will through a solicitor. This is the best way to ensure it’s accurate, legally binding and truly fulfills your wishes. If you don’t have a solicitor, you can find one using your country of residence’s Law Society website.

We’ve produced a free guide to tell you all you need to know about making or updating your will.

Download our guide to making or updating your will

How we can help

We’ve partnered with a number of trusted organisations who can help you make a will for free, at home or even online.

Find out more:

Download our guide to free or home visit wills

Find out more about online wills

Contact us

To speak to someone confidentially about making your will, then please get in touch with Adam, our Legacy Manager, at legacies@mssociety.org.uk or 020 8827 0374.

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