Archive for August 2017

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To bequest or not to bequest? That is the question

A will allows you to communicate your wishes and make things easier for the people you care about; we researched some fascinating bequests from Houdini and the creator of Captain America.

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What happens to your data when you die?

Have you ever wondered what will happen to your digital accounts and data when you die? We did the research so you don’t have to.

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5 famous people who died without a will

Many people including the wealthy and famous fail to have a will in place. This can lead to heartache and a drawn out battle between loved ones.

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Make a will month: debt and death

Have you ever wondered what happens to debt after someone dies? For Make a Will Month, we are discussing what can be done about debt after death.

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Make a Will Month: social media after death

Have you thought about what happens to your social media accounts after death? For Make A Will Month we are discussing social media and estate planning.

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Make your will and include your pets too

When it comes to your estate planning documents, you probably are not thinking about your fur children, but it is something that should not be overlooked.

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Executor and trustee duties: handling the estate of a loved one

When it comes to estate planning is important to understand what are the executor and trustee duties, Amanda Gordon explained on our estate planning series

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What is a power of attorney?

August is Make a Will Month and we wanted to start with what is a power or attorney and when you need one during your estate planning.