Heir Hunters Series 9 Preview - Finders are back in action!

It was all hands on deck when the case of Roger Stuart Lennon, initially referred privately to the Finders team became public. Aware that competing firms would also be seeking out Roger's rightful heirs, Finders boss Daniel Curran put everyone on the job of tracing Roger's beneficiaries.

CATCH up - Finders on BBC Heir Hunters Series 8

Follow Finders team of researchers along the exciting trail of discovery that leads through a family history that covers the First World War and shines a light on the old world of domestic service. Meet family members and hear their recollections as the Finders team trace Pub Landlord Michael Naish’s heirs in this episode of the new series of Heir Hunters..

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News, Information & Updates from Finders

Is it true that getting married or remarried invalidates my will?

There are lots of rules surrounding the validity of a will. Catherine Bailey of GA Solicitors tells us how getting married can impact your existing will. Does getting married or remarried invalidate a will? In a nutshell, yes! Getting married automatically revokes (cancels) a will made previously, resulting in that will being invalid. Getting married […]

What has happened to my inheritance?

Unfortunately many people go through life assuming a certain level of inheritance will be coming their way only to discover that things have not gone as expected. Anna Wonnacott of GA Solicitors tells us more about wills, inheritance and trust disputes. It is not an uncommon story; you have a bond with a loved one […]

Meghan Markle’s Family Tree

As you know, we at Finders International have a keen interest in genealogy and family trees. So, we wanted to find out more about the next Royal-to-be—the fabulous Meghan Markle ahead of her nuptials this Saturday. Born in Los Angeles on 4 August 1981, Rachel Meghan Markle has a half-sister, Samantha Markle Grant, and brother, […]

Care Costs: Welsh People Now Able to Keep More Savings

People in Wales can now keep more of their savings before they need to pay for a care home. The Welsh Government has raised the capital limit from £24,000 to £50,000 for the current Welsh Assembly term which runs until 2021. Compared to the rest of the UK, Wales has a higher proportion of people […]

The UK’s Mortality Rates

Since 2011, the number of deaths and the crude death rate in the UK have increased. A recent Commons Briefing looked at mortality rates in the UK. There has been a long-term downward trend in the number of deaths. The recent increase is attributed to population growth. In early 2015, 2017 and 2018, winter mortality […]

Why We Operate A Zero to Landfill Policy

One person’s rubbish is another person’s gold… which is why Just Clear is committed to a zero-landfill policy. We want to keep as much of our work out of rubbish dumps as we can. And where there’s a will, there’s a way…

Benefits Reforms Subject of Finders International Event

Finders International is running another of its popular deputyship development days for the public sector in June.

Carer Stripped of Inheritance

Wills and inheritance are topics often in the news and this week was no exception—the story of a carer who ended up in court after “guiding the hand” of a man as he lay dying. The case centred around the validity of the man’s will and if he was of sound mind and body when he signed it.

The Case for Simple Funerals

In an article in the Daily Mirror last week, the television presenter and celebrity Saira Khan wrote about the importance of working on your legacy, instead of planning an extravagant funeral. How we talk to other people and treat them, and the way we live up to our values is what will determine how people remember you when you’re gone.

Review of Inheritance Tax Needs to Consider Charities

The organisation Remember A Charity is calling for a review of inheritance tax to look at legacy income and give charities a voice in any reform, according to a UK fundraising article.