Why you need to make a will

Julia Kollewe

It's easy to put off making a will. But do you know what would happen if you died suddenly without a will? Who would inherit your house, car and other belongings?

Your assets would be allocated according to the law rather than your wishes. This could mean that some of your money goes to family members you always hated. Did you know that unmarried couples with no kids could see their parents inherit rather than each other?