Wills for Blended Families

Wills for Blended Families

Family Law, Will and Probate
Wills for Blended Families Making a Will is important, particularly if you are part of a blended family. A blended family is a family in which one or both partners have a child or children from a previous relationship. Careful estate planning now should ensure that all of your intended…
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Inheritances and Family Law

Inheritances and Family Law

Family Law, Will and Probate
Inheritances and Family Law Families and money can sometimes be a volatile combination. That is never more so than when divorces and Wills are concerned. When is an inheritance an asset for family law purposes? The simple answer is “almost always”. But the answer is not always simple. Why is…
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Have You Heard About a Living Will?

Have You Heard About a Living Will?

Will and Probate
Have You Heard About a Living Will? Imagine being in hospital unable to move or communicate following a serious medical event. It is much easier for your family and loved ones to be sure they are making decisions consistent with your wishes provided they have been considered in advance.  Today…
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FAQ on Estate Planning

FAQ on Estate Planning

Will and Probate
FAQ on Estate Planning While many people are unlikely to nominate estate planning aka “Thinking about what will happen to my assets when I die” as being on their “most wanted things to do” list, in reality, this is something that should be on all our “must do” lists. Proactively…
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