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My brother and sister will not let me have the money my mum

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My brother and sister will not let me have the money my mum left me in her will
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

Thank you for your question

My name is Clare

I shall do my best to help you but i need some further information first

Which part of the Uk are you in?

When did your mother die?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I live in HuntingdonCambs and my mum died last year
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
My brother holds the money and my sister and my brother want to control me that is why they will not pay me the money but every one else in the family got there's
Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

Was there a Will and if so who are the Executors?

What did your mother leave you?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
There was a will and bother and my older sister was
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
My brother hold £56,000 but there is a little more to come but I don't no how much
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
please can you help me as I am shore they can not do this but I just don't no what to do regards David
Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

Have you seen a copy of the will - what does it say?

Are you aware that the site charges more for a phone call?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I have not seen the will
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
My little sister has said I'm on the will
Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

Do you know if they have obtained Probate?

You can check here

https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Probate has just finished
Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

So you can Order a copy of the Will?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I have just ordered a cope of the will can I ask what do I do after I get it
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Sorry I lost the Internet
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
When I get a copy of the will can you please tell me what I do next
Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

Once you have the evidence of what you should receive then then you can write the the executors asking when payment will be made and reminding him that after a year you are entitled to interest on the amount view and that he is personally liable to you for the amount as he has to act properly as the Executor - and you can sue him if he does not

Please ask if you need further details

Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

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Clare and other Law Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thank you so much for your help regards David