It's a common misconception that cohabiting couples have similar rights to married couples on death. Although there are some rights in place for a cohabitant in Scotland, their succession rights are in fact very limited. For the moment, an up-to-date, valid Will is the best way to avoid a difficult and costly estate administration process.
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