5 Famous Celebrity Wills And What We Can Learn From Them
Most of us don’t have multi-million dollar estates like celebrities. But there are still important lessons we can take away when planning our own estates. We break down a few of the most famous celebrity wills and estates.
January 16, 2023
5 Willful Estate Planning Features You Didn't Know You Needed
Technology is constantly innovating to make our everyday lives easier. And to make estate planning easy for Canadians, Willful uses technology to create a will from the comfort of your home! In doing so, we’ve developed some snazzy features to help you make an end-of-life plan that is uniquely for you.Here are 4 things you can do with Willful, that you might not have known about.
January 6, 2023
What's The #1 Financial Resolution For 2023?
As the clock strikes 12, and the new year rings in, many adults are setting their 2023 resolutions.With high inflation and rising interest rates this past year, many of us are taking a good hard look at our personal finances. We conducted a survey on the top financial plans for 2023 to see what Canadians are prioritizing going into the new year. Here’s what we found!
December 21, 2022
Willful Unwrapped: You And Willful In 2022
To celebrate the end of 2022, we thought we’d unwrap some of the top Willful milestones from the last year. And you might even find that you were a part of some of them!
December 12, 2022
Get To Know Your Property Insurance And How To Secure Your Home
Like updating your will, once you’ve purchased a homeowner’s policy, it’s a good habit to review your insurance plan with an agent from time to time to make sure the coverage keeps up with your changing needs. Here are some tips to help you learn what home insurance covers, and how to keep your home secure.
December 8, 2022
Celebrating 1 Year Of Digital Wills In BC: What Does This Mean For You?
It’s the one year anniversary of fully digital wills in British Columbia! We’re celebrating how BC has embraced technology to make it easier to complete necessary legal documents. On December 1st, 2021, the first legally valid and fully digital will was executed under the newly legislated Bill 21 in BC.
December 1, 2022
6 Unique Ways To Give Back This Holiday Season
Snow is falling, festive decorations are hanging... Tis the season to be giving! The holiday season is upon us and that means gearing up for holiday cheer, family gatherings, and of course一gift-giving! But, what’s the best gift of all? Giving back to your community! Here’s a list of 6 unique ways you can give back to your community this holiday season.
November 29, 2022
How Much Should I Leave In A Pet Trust?
Leaving a pet trust is one of the best ways to ensure your furry friends are taken care of - even when you're gone. But how much should you leave in a pet trust?
November 16, 2022
Law Society of Ontario Selects Willful As First Company Participant In Legal Innovation Project
What is the Law Society of Ontario's Access to Innovation project? (And what does any of this mean for Willful customers?)
November 15, 2022
Debunking 8 Common Myths About Wills
Sharing urban legends is a great form of storytelling around the campfire. What’s also great? Getting the truth! Telling stories about ghosts or aliens are fun ways to scare your friends and family. They’re also not true—we hope! Over the years, wills have gotten a rep for things that aren’t exactly true. And these myths are often the cause.
November 11, 2022
November is Make a Will Month: Answering Our Most Frequently Asked Questions About Estate Planning
In honour of Make a Will Month in Ontario, we’re covering some of the estate planning questions we get asked most frequently.
November 1, 2022
7 Surprising Facts About Wills That You Probably Didn’t Know
Even though making a will might sound a bit… dry with all the legalese and paperwork, there’s a lot of things that can still surprise you! We’re here to help make estate planning easier for Canadians, so we rounded up some of the most interesting that facts that you might not have already known about wills.
October 27, 2022
4 Tips For Making Estate Planning Feel Less Spooky This Halloween
Spooky season is just around the corner. We’ve rounded up 4 tips to make estate planning feel a bit less trick and a little more treat this Halloween!
October 20, 2022
4 Tips For Talking To Your Parents About Their Final Arrangements
Making funeral and cemetery arrangements is the next step after writing a will. Here are 4 tips for talking to your parents about their final arrangements.
October 19, 2022