Many of our members believe they are fully GDPR compliant but we thought it worth raising the GDPR myths that are still circulating over a year after GDPR came into force. GDPR is just like Y2K 25th May 2018 came and went – just like 31st December 1999.  Despite what many still believe, GDPR is…

I had hoped that we would not see a return to the late nineties when low cost Wills, free Wills were rife within the profession. Unfortunately, we are seeing a resurgence of this practice, which is neither good news for the profession or the consumer as most clients who took these services believing they were…

Every so often the topic of Corporate Membership comes to the fore. It is something that the Society experimented with in its early days, to disastrous effect, but has been looked at several times over the years. How and what formula would, or could you apply to any company to make it fair on everyone?…

Best Practice in Will Writing Whether you’re just setting up your own Will writing business, or you’ve been established for years, ensuring best practice not only means a better service for your clients, but could also result in fewer, or even no complaints, more referrals and repeat business later down the line. The following article…

Losing everything you’ve worked hard for or everything your family have worked hard to accumulate doesn’t bare thinking about, and you should take all reasonable steps to protect your assets. You wouldn’t buy a car without checking the garage’s reputation and credibility so don’t be taken in by a Will Writer or Solicitor either. For…

If in the unfortunate event you are dissatisfied with the service provided to you by a member of the Society of Will Writers, you may wish to make a complaint. Whatever the reason for your complaint, there are procedures that must be followed to ensure that it is dealt with in a timely and appropriate…