Estate Planning: Why do I need to review my will?
If you are one of the almost 50% of Australians who have taken the time and effort to make a will then well done- you are already ahead of the pack. But don’t get complacent just yet. A will is not a “set and forget” kind of thing. You must...Read More
Help! I’ve been left out of the Will
If this has happened to you then you should contact a lawyer for expert advice immediately. In some circumstances, there is legislation that can allow you to make a challenge to a Will if you have not been properly or adequately provided for in the Will. However, it is important...Read More
Will Preparation: is it cheaper to use a DIY Will kit from the post office?
You have decided to prepare a Will but are reluctant to pay the amount lawyers charge to have one prepared. While it may appear to be cheaper to use a Will kit from the post office, there are a lot of issues that come from DIY Will kits that may...Read More
What happens if you die and don’t have a will is changing in WA
It’s been 37 years since the Administration Act 1903 (WA) has been changed with respect to how a person’s estate will be carved up after their death, and we are long overdue for an update. The Administration Act 1903 (WA) sets out how a person estate is to be divided...Read More
How to include Cryptocurrency in your Will
Cryptocurrency is becoming a popular way to store wealth – it’s anonymous, doesn’t require a bank and therefore usually has low fees. If you own any cryptocurrency, it is worthwhile considering how you might include it in your will. Despite being relatively popular, cryptocurrency is still a concept that many...Read More