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Understanding the cost of death
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As a personal finance expert, I am sufficiently knowledgeable about estate planning to have a good idea of how to draw up my will and safeguard my assets to minimise death taxes.

However, I had never taken into consideration the executor fees until I tried out a new online will service as part of National Wills Week – October 26 to 30.

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