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Inside the “Quickie” Divorces & Will-Writing Investigation: Why Jones Whyte is right!

July 25, 2023 By Niamh Finnigan Estate Planning,Family Law

Yesterday the BBC have highlighted that the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is launching an investigation into firms offering “quickie” divorces and will-writing services. The CMA have confirmed they will look into claims of misleading advertising by online divorce services and pre-paid probate plans. The investigation will also cover the issue of will-writing services, which is currently an unregulated industry in the UK. Complaints include unclear information about the services provided as well as inadequate quality of service. Overall, the investigation aims to address consumer protection concerns related to these online services and ensure compliance with existing laws and regulation.

When considering the importance of having a Will written, turning to a well-established law firm like Jones Whyte proves to be invaluable. Our experienced team tailors each Will to our client’s individual unique circumstances, ensuring a personalised and thorough approach. Jones Whyte have a specialised Estate Planning team who possess an in-depth knowledge of the intricate laws and regulations governing Wills, estates, and inheritance. At Jones Whyte, every aspect of the Will drafting process is meticulously handled, backed by a wealth of expertise and knowledge possessed by our skilled team of legal professionals. By entrusting the drafting of your Will to our capable hands, you can be confident that your final wishes will be thoughtfully crafted and legally sound, providing the utmost protection for your loved ones.

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