Coronavirus COVID-19 Update – Extended Opening Hours

In response to the current health crisis and increased demand, we are extending our opening hours to assist new and existing clients with any changes or updates to their Wills, Trusts and Lasting Powers of Attorney instructions.

You can reach our office number during the following hours:

01903 533681 

Mon – Fri: 8am – 8pm 
Saturday: 9am – 5pm 
Sundays: 10am – 4pm 

We are taking the coronavirus very seriously, following Public Health advice to work remotely and carry on our work supporting customers and clients.   

We recognise that the current crisis will be causing considerable stress and concern to many and want to reassure our clients and customers that we are available to take instructions and provide professional advice remotely via: telephone, email, FaceTime, Skype, Zoom calls and messaging services such as What’s App. 

Free Updates and Changes
We want to reassure you that our Wills are robust and changeable. And if your Will is already in storage with us, then it is free to rewrite and change them.

As this fast moving situation unfolds, we want to reassure you that we’re available to help you review your Will and estate, to make changes to your existing Will or to write one from scratch if you don’t currently have one.

 

Wills in Worthing & Sussex

Sussex Will Writers specialise in Will Writing, Inheritance Tax Planning and Property Trusts.

Making a Will is the only way to give long-term protection to your family and assets.

We hope you can find everything you need. Sussex Will Writers is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction – we will do everything we can to meet your expectations. This includes visits to your home to take your instructions. 

30 Day Money Back Guarantee 

We also offer a 30 Day money back guarantee should you decide you do not wish to proceed.

If you take advantage of our Safe Will Storage service, you will be able to rewrite your will in the future, free of charge.

 

Wills

Dying without making a Will leaves a time consuming and potentially costly mess for your loved ones… even if you don’t have much in the way of assets. If you have children and a property don’t let the State dictate what happens to your Estate.

Lasting Powers of Attorney

If you were unable to make your own decisions regarding your finances and health, who should do that for you? For a growing age group, loss of mental capacity is a major worry.

Trusts

Do you want your children or others in your Will to lose their inheritance due to your home having to be sold to pay for your Long Term Care Costs? Strategies used by families who have written Wills with suitable Trust wordings can preserve your estate for your loved ones.

Funeral Plans

Do you want to leave your children and loved ones having to guess what you want for your funeral? With Funerals typically costing £5000 families are looking to take cost effective action to freeze these costs today.

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COVID-19-Update

Sussex Will Writers are aware that the ongoing development of the coronavirus health crisis is a growing concern for the nation and people are recommended to take precautionary action to stay safe. We are taking the coronavirus very seriously and are able to carry out...

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Testimonials

What Our Clients Say...

 

Steve was really well informed and able to answer our questions in an easily understandable way.

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I would like to thank Steve for responding so quickly to my initial enquiry and seeing my Mother and I the next day. Steve was really well informed and able to answer our questions in an easily understandable way. We would have no hesitation in recommending his services.

Mr Ware

Lancing, West Sussex

He Gave the Best Advice

Steve Worsfold was very clear and concise, he explained everything to us, he gave the best advice, was not sales pushy, spent a lot of time talking to us and understanding our needs. We would highly recommend him.

Gill and Mart

We found Steve’s advice to be friendly and matter of fact with clear and helpful explanations. We would have no hesitation in recommending his services

Mr and Mrs Smith

Findon

Friendly and Professional Service

Very professional and friendly service provided by Sussex Will Writers. Steve Worsfold visited us and gave excellent advice and also provided us with a Commentary in plain English outlining the various clauses and how these would instruct our Executors to carry out our wishes after we had died. Also it included the complex “nil rate band” and its effect on property. An excellent and swift service undertaken within two weeks and I would recommend him unequivocally.

Richard B

I found dealing with Steve to be most satisfactory – his explanations were clear, his emails were comprehensive and he was able to explain the best route for us to pursue.

He is friendly and approachable and always professional in our dealings with him.

I have no hesitation in recommending his services

Mr and Mrs Anderton

Worthing

I have been very pleased with all the work that Steve has done for me and I know that I can call him any time when I need advice.

Steve has been able to explain things well so that I can understand everything he has recommended for me.

I would strongly recommend that you speak to Steve and have no hesitation in recommending his services.

Mrs P Saunders

Shoreham By Sea

I found Steve’s advice to be comprehensive, well-informed and clearly explained.

He is friendly, open and comfortable to work with. Above all I know I can trust Steve to put my interests first.

Liz Riley

Seaford East Sussex

We found dealing with Steve to be very helpful in helping us put our affairs in order in a very tax efficient manner. He explains issues in layman’s terms so we understand the issues and the different solutions.

Steve is very professional in his approach and was able to guide us through a complex situation with sensitivity and put in place cost effective and understandable solutions.

We would have no hesitation in recommending his services-in fact we already have!

Colin and Freda Bussey

Worthing

We were really pleased with the service Steve was able to provide.

He was able to explain complicated matters to us in a way that was easy to understand. We found him to be friendly and trustworthy and would have no hesitation in recommending his services.

Mr and Mrs Johns

Storrington , West Sussex

We found Steve to be thorough, friendly and informative. He made understanding some complex situations straightforward and he was able to clarify our situation.

He always took care to make sure we understood the recommendations.

I would have no hesitation in recommending his services.

Mr and Mrs Crosby

Lancing, West Sussex

I would say Steve takes time to explain everything so that we fully understand what he is recommending. He is very informative and straight forward on sorting out the Wills and we were pleasantly surprised at how simple it was to arrange.

Steve is very knowledgeable and able to expand on his subject matter.

We would have no hesitation in recommending his services.

Mike and Tania Wilson

Crawley

I found dealing with Steve to be most satisfactory – his explanations were clear, his emails were comprehensive and he was able to explain the best route for us to pursue.

He is friendly and approachable and always professional in our dealings with him.

I have no hesitation in recommending his services

Mr and Mrs Anderton

Worthing

Steve has the ability to explain complicated legal and financial matters without getting bogged down in “gobbledygook”. I understand what Steve has to say, he has always give me the best advice over the last 10 years I have been a client of his.

He has always delivered what he says he will do and I have no hesitation in recommending his services

David Brown

Lancing

We found Steve’s advice to be friendly and matter of fact with clear and helpful explanations. We would have no hesitation in recommending his services

Mr and Mrs Smith

Findon

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