What If..... Your Spouse Remarries After You Die- Will Your Children Lose Their Inheritance?
- AuthorAllison Kent
If you leave all of your assets to your spouse, those assets then belong to your spouse. He or she can do with them whatever they wish. If they remarry their new husband/wife may well have a claim against those assets on a divorce or on the death of your spouse. This may happen despite the best efforts of your spouse to provide for your children in their own Will. There are ways that you can guard against this while still looking after your spouse for the rest of his/her lifetime after your death.
Allison has considerable knowledge and experience in the fields of Wills, Probate and Trusts making her one of the most sought-after practitioners in the area. She is one of a few full members of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP) which recognises those who are the most experienced and senior practitioners in the field and are recognised as experts to whom others turn for good quality advice.