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Hi Lorraine, thanks for your enquiry. If you were to be omitted from your husband's Will, there is a statute I place called the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents Act) 1975 which states that a spouse can make a claim against the other spouse's Estate if reasonable financial provision has not been left for them in the Will. Although I can't be specific as to what you would inherit under such a claim, the common thread that the Court adopts is that the surviving spouse is entitled to whatever they would have received had the parties divorced. So, you are protected if you do no wish to issue divorce proceedings. You would need to instruct a Solicitor to deal with such a claim if anything were to happen to your husband- basically, a claim must be made within 6 months of death. I hope this assists you and sets out the legal position. If I have helped, I would be grateful if you could rate my answer. All the best, Al
Hi Lorraine, can I assist you any further? Kind Regards Al
Hi, please don't forget to rate my answer, if I have helped. Kind Regards Al