Kings Court Trust’s latest blog reveals what can go wrong with the DIY probate approach

Kings Court Trust’s latest blog reveals what can go wrong with the DIY probate approach

Those who decide to embark on the DIY (do it yourself) probate route often have high hopes of saving money to maximise the amount of inheritance due to the beneficiaries of an estate. However, many that choose this approach are unaware of the risks that come with the role of an Executor or Administrator.

In their latest blog, Kings Court Trust aim to educate your clients on what can go wrong with estate administration when they don’t instruct the help of a specialist. More specifically, the blog covers:

  • What is probate?
  • What is the DIY probate approach and what does it involve?
  • The associated risks of the DIY approach

This blog acts as a great resource for you to share with prospective and current clients.

Click here to read the informative blog.


This article was submitted to be published by Kings Court Trust as part of their advertising agreement with Today’s Wills and Probate. The views expressed in this article are those of the submitter and not those of Today’s Wills and Probate.

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Kings Court Trust is one of the UK’s leading estate administration service providers. Since 2002, we have helped thousands of families manage the estates of their loved ones and we specialise in proving a comprehensive, efficient and cost-effective solution at their time of need.

Our tax and legal teams have the expertise to advise on any situation. We know how to handle intestacy, locate missing beneficiaries, deal with foreign shares and reseal a Grant of Probate.

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. We understand that dealing with the estate of a loved one can be a stressful and emotional process which is why we pride ourselves on doing all the hard work for our customers when they need it most. We are committed to offering families a great service for a fair price which is why we work on a fixed fee basis so they know exactly what our service will cost from the outset.

We work closely with a growing network of business partners across the UK including Will Writers, Independent Financial Advisers, Funeral Directors and other professionals. Our aim is to develop thriving professional relationships in order to help our partners grow their business and provide their clients with the highest quality estate administration service.

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