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Statutory Wills: Making A Will For Person Who Lacks Capacity

Articles | Wills and Estates

Let’s face it, as responsible adults there are certain things we simply have to do whether we like it or not. We have to work. We have to pay bills….

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What Can I do if I Have Been Left Out of a Will?

Articles | Wills and Estates

If you have been excluded from a Will, it probably seems like a slap in the face. You may be feeling hurt and angry – especially if the person who…

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A Ten Point Strategy to Make Sure Your Estate Planning is Up to Date

Articles | Wills and Estates

It’s one of those things that we all know we should do – but we don’t necessarily want to do it. As adults we’re all aware that it’s important to…

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Will Shock: Could an unsent text message be a valid will?

Articles | Wills and Estates

In Queensland, a valid will is written and signed by either the person making the will (the Testator) or directed by the Testator in their presence. The testator must sign...

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The Two Most Important Things to Do Before Heading Overseas

Articles | Wills and Estates

If you’re like most Australians contemplating a trip overseas, it’s likely you’re going to forget to take care of 2 fundamentally important things, that if not addressed can have a…

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Wills – The Unavoidable Topic

Articles | Wills and Estates

It’s human nature to refuse to accept the obvious – nothing is more certain than death and taxes. Making a Will isn’t morbid – it is the only way to…

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VIDEOS

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What Happens if You Die Without a Will?

with Richard Dawson

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What is a Will and Enduring Power of Attorney?

with Steven Mahoney

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The Reasons Why You Should Consider a Testamentary Trust

with Richard Dawson

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PODCASTS

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The Ticking Time Bomb in Your Estate Plan

Podcasts | Wills and Estates

When it comes to estate planning, you might be surprised that often the biggest asset that you may leave behind might not be your property pool, but rather your superannuation….

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What is an Executor and How Do I Choose One?

Podcasts | Wills and Estates

If you’re like many people when it comes to estate planning, you probably don’t give the attention that’s necessary in choosing who your executor will be but rather simply opting…

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Why Simple Wills Rarely Work Anymore

Podcasts | Wills and Estates

The fabric of the traditional family unit has changed and continues to change! Once, Mum, Dad and the 3 kids, were locked into family bliss, or maybe not, but nevertheless…

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