OMG, I need a Will!
Planning a holiday, going sky diving, driving a car or crossing the road? Here are some OMG reasons you need a will. OMG I don’t get to choose who distributes my assets! Nope! Your property and who gets it will be divided according to the Rules of Intestacy as set...Read More
Elder Abuse – Who Is Looking After Older Australians?
When you sit down for a cup of tea with your folks and notice how fragile they can be, most of us are sympathetic. We hang up their washing, drive them to the groceries stores, take them to medical appointments, or place them in care homes to receive supportive assistance...Read More
Homemade Wills – Are They Really Worth It?
Homemade Wills have become an increasing trend due to the cost benefit and time benefit in doing so. Unfortunately it is not as simple and cost effective as it would seem. There is no substitute for proper advice from a qualified lawyer, no matter how straight you may think your...Read More
Two Of The Most Important Documents To Execute When Planning Your Future: All About EPAS and EPGS
Everyone knows about a Will and what it does (although studies show that about 45% of the population don’t have one!). However, not everyone knows about an Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA) and an Enduring Power of Guardianship (EPG) – two of the most important documents to execute when planning...Read More
What Happens When An Original Will is Lost?
There is a presumption that where an original Will of a Will maker cannot be located or is presumed lost or destroyed, it was the intention of the deceased person that the lost Will no longer reflected their wishes as their last Will and Testament. However, if you find yourself...Read More