Tag: Estate Planning

Voluntary Assisted Dying in Australia: What you need to know

The past five years have seen a quiet revolution in the way we die in Australia. Since 2017, all six Australian states have passed Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) laws. This […]

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Digital Legacies: How to prepare your digital footprint for when you die

The growth of technology and versatile online platforms have given us the opportunity to have our personal assets converted into numerous digital formats. But have you ever thought about what […]

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Families who chose to 'pull the plug' for the end of life: Sveti's story

In March 2022, Sveti Williams was faced with one of the most challenging decisions she’d ever had to make – to ‘pull the plug’ on her gravely ill ex-husband and […]

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Planning for end of life: What you should consider

Thoughts around end-of-life planning are something we may not consider every day, but for some people, this is the stark reality facing them. Being told you have a life-threatening illness […]

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Six Things You Should Know About Probate in NSW

It’s never easy when a loved one passes away. It can be an incredibly stressful time for the deceased’s family and close friends as they attempt to contact family scattered […]

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How to Create Family Heirlooms

Family heirlooms are precious items that are inherited through an estate, which can have both sentimental and financial value. They can be passed down from generation to generation and are […]

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A Power of Attorney and the Threat of Elder Abuse

An Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA) is a legal document that appoints someone to manage either your personal and/or financial affairs. The person you appoint is called an attorney. You are known as the principal.   A financial attorney […]

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Wills and Estates: Steps and Considerations

Proper estate planning is one of the most important ways we can help our loved ones navigate a very difficult time. The 11th century philosopher Solomon ibn Gabriol said “Plan […]

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What are Pre-Planned and Pre-Paid funerals? 

Knowing your options to make empowered choices.   The thought of planning your funeral can be sad for some, but the key thing to remember is that it doesn’t have to be. Doing […]

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Dying to Know: Make this August the month for an important conversation

End of life, it’s something that happens to everyone – it’s part of life. Yet did you know that 82 per cent of Australian’s agree it’s a meaningful conversation, though […]

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