If you would like to leave a provision for your Guardian to have access to funds it would be advisable for you to include the details in a Memorandum of Wishes, which will accompany the Will. A Memorandum of Wishes provides guidance to your Executors. Please note you are able to download a template for a Memorandum of Wishes from the Your Will Be Done portal at no extra charge.

We would not advise you to leave this as a gift in the Will because if a person does not undertake the role of Guardian they will still be entitled to any gift listed in the Will.

In a memorandum of wishes, you can describe how you wish for the funds to be utilised, in order to avoid ambiguity and conflict, we would recommend this detailed description is included in a Memorandum of Wishes. Please consider hobbies, educational need, and developments in technology.

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